Graduate Geologists – Deflector & Rothsay

Deflector is a high-grade, narrow vein Gold and Copper mine that is located 160km east of Geraldton. The ore is contained in a series of structurally controlled lodes, and a second decline is commencing development shortly to access the high-grade Deflector South-West lodes making it a busy and exciting time for the Deflector team. Rothsay is a high-grade narrow vein Gold mine that is located 85 km south-east of our Deflector operations, and is the newest addition to Silver Lake’s assets. Development of the decline commenced in August this year with the first ore drives currently underway, offering the opportunity to be part of a new mine start-up.THE ROLEDue to recent internal promotions and transfers within our expanding suite of assets, we are looking for enthusiastic and personable Graduate Geologists to join the Deflector and Rothsay teams. Working closely with experienced and talented professionals, you will have the opportunity to build an exceptional foundation in the industry through exposure to a broad range of technical tasks and hands-on practical experience. You will learn industry best practice while understanding how to operate in a safe, sustainable and efficient manner.Key responsibilities of the role will include:Provide assistance to Geologists to ensure that work programmes are completed as planned;Liaise with contractors, suppliers, Traditional Owners, Landholders and other Departments as directed;Undertake diamond core processing, including logging, mark-up and orientation, core cutting, sampling and other related measurements;Ensure RC percussion and Air core programmes are conducted to company standard, with particular reference to logging, sampling and QAQC protocols;Assist with underground mapping and sampling to minimise ore loss and dilution and increase the geological understanding of the deposit;Undertake other sampling and data collection activities as required;Maintain Exploration assets in good order;Complete rehabilitation of drill sites and other related ground disturbance activities.About YouYou are a collaborative and practical individual, who has fantastic interpersonal skills and shares our passion for excellence. You are an enthusiastic, hardworking, motivated, and are looking to learn from the best. Your can-do attitude and attention to detail will ensure all exploration, sampling and data collection is carried out to the highest possible standard and level of accuracy.You have:Tertiary qualifications in Geology are essential;Current C-class WA drivers licence;Ability to observe safety rules and regulations;Must be in good physical health;Be organised, self-motivated and able to work with limited supervision;Ability to work as part of a small and autonomous team;Be able to communicate effectively with staff of all levels;Vacation work experience within the Mining industry, ideally within Gold Mining, will be highly regarded.This is an excellent entry-level opportunity to learn narrow-vein Gold & Copper mining geology, as part of a high performing team that is going from strength to strength. This role is being offered on an 8:6 FIFO roster, and will provide the support you need to excel in your role.Competitive entry-level salary will be offered to our preferred applicant. To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a brief covering letter by following the APPLY prompts before Friday 4th December.    85000 AUD Yalgoo 6635