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Principal Resource Geologist - Brisbane, Australia

SRK Brisbane
Level 5 200 Mary Street Brisbane, Queensland 4000 Australia
+61 7 3054 5000
+61 7 3832 9330

SRK Consulting is an employee-owned, independent, international consulting practice, providing integrated consulting services to the resource sector.

We are seeking a Principal Resource Geologist with exceptional technical experience and demonstrable client-development success. This position in our Brisbane office offers an exciting opportunity to join a highly experienced team.

Description of Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will promote SRK Australia’s integrated Resource Evaluation business.  He or she will consult on projects for Australian and International clients and be involved in strategic planning and relevant business development and marketing. Consulting assignments will include geological modelling, resource estimation, grade control and reconciliation, client mentoring, technical reporting, technical reviews and due diligence project reviews across a range of commodities and jurisdictions.

As a Principal Consultant, you will be expected to create and maintain client relationships, work in a dynamic team environment, and provide mentorship of less experienced consultants. An excellent network of contacts in the Australian Mining Industry, strong verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal capabilities are essential.

In addition to a competitive salary, we provide opportunities for professional development, performance bonuses and shareholding opportunities in the company, as well as a flexible work environment and city-based location.

Essential Requirements:

  • A first degree in geology or geoscience. Applicants with a second, post-graduate degree will be regarded favourably.
  • A minimum of 15 years of applied geoscience and resource estimation experience, preferably with strong operational experience.
  • Previous consulting experience, including managing teams in a competitive consulting environment.
  • Demonstrated business development track record of establishing a client base and building teams around you.
  • Strong geostatistical skills and proficiency with computerised resource estimation tools.
  • Sound geological understanding of mineral deposits, geological and assay data and mining-related assumptions with the necessary skills to build 3-D geological domain models and resource models.
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary project teams, under dynamic and sometimes challenging conditions.
  • Professional registration and experience to qualify for sign-off as a Competent Person on JORC Code and NI43-101 technical reports on a range of commodities.

This position involves working in multi-disciplinary teams on a range of projects both nationally and overseas; local and international travel may form a part of the role.

In return for considering a future with us, we offer:

  • An attractive compensation package.
  • Diversity of projects and clients within a quality-focussed consultancy environment.
  • Opportunity to be involved in the management of the business in terms of strategic planning and targeted business development.
  • Opportunity to purchase shares in the company at both the local and global level; the SRK Group is an independent group, owned by its employees.

To find out more about this opportunity please contact SRK by email to the HR Manager at Enquiries are welcome and all correspondence and discussions are strictly confidential.


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