Graduate Geologist

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. THE ROLEWe have a newly-created role for an enthusiastic and personable Graduate Geologist to join the Deflector team. Working closely with experienced and talented professionals, you will have the opportunity to build an exceptional foundation in the industry through exposure to Mine Geology and Exploration activities, a broad range of technical tasks, varying deposits 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:Assist Geologists with work programmes completion;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 face mapping and sampling;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 grade control, exploration, sampling and data collection is carried out to the highest possible standard and level of accuracy.You have:Tertiary qualification in Geology is 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 mine 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, a brief covering letter and latest academic transcript by following the Apply prompts. You must hold full Australian work rights and be either based in WA or willing to relocate to be considered for this role. Please note - candidates will not be accepted or considered from third parties or recruitment consultancies. 90000 AUD Yalgoo 6635