Senior Geologist - Perth, Australia

SRK Perth
Level 1 10 Richardson Street West Perth, Western Australia 6005 Australia PO Box 943 West Perth, Western Australia 6872 Australia
Tel: 
+61 8 9288 2000
Fax: 
+61 8 9288 2001

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

We are seeking a Consultant Geologist with an exploration geology and geological modelling focus. The position is based in our Perth office and offers an exciting opportunity to join a highly-experienced team.

Description of responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing specialised consulting services to our clients working both in the office and in the field.  He or she will consult on both Australian and International projects for our clients. The role will primarily be focused on providing 3D geological modelling, structural mapping, exploration targeting and interpretation of geological and geophysical datasets across a wide range of commodities.

As a Consultant, you will be involved in project work with more senior staff who will mentor and assist you in developing your technical skills and career aspirations, as well as gradually building up a network of clients.

Essential Requirements:

  • A first degree in geology or geoscience. A PhD in Geology would be advantageous.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in applied structural geology, preferably with strong operational or brown field projects.
  • Previous work in Africa and/or prior consulting experience will be highly regarded.
  • Language fluency in English is essential. Spoken French will also be highly regarded.
  • Sound geological understanding of ore deposits with the necessary skills to build 3-D geological models and experience with modern modelling tools.
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary project teams.
  • Must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident.

This position involves working in a range of projects both nationally and overseas; international travel may form a significant part of the role.

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

  • 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.
  • Diversity of projects and clients within a non-hierarchical technically-focussed consultancy environment.
  • 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 on 08 9288 2000 or by email at hrperth@srk.com.au . Enquiries are welcome and can be directed to either the Principal Consultant (Geology) or the HR Manager. All discussions are strictly confidential.

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