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Geologo Sr. Exploracion

Geologo Sr. Exploracion

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Reporting Manager Role 
Gerente de Exploración

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  1. 1.    Experience / Knowledge


  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in mineral exploration, preferably in gold.
  • Previous supervisory experience / previous experience working as a Project Geologist / Senior Geologist is required (a minimum of 5 years in a supervisory role).
  • Experience working in both brownfield and greenfields environments is necessary.
  • Knowledge and experience of underground exploration (i.e. underground drilling) is required
  • Operational experience in a producing mine would be very highly regarded.
  • Previous work experience with any of the following software platforms; AcQuire, Geosoft Target / Target for ArcGIS, ArcGIS, Vulcan, Leapfrog is beneficial.


  1. 1.    Academic and Technical Qualifications:


  • A minimum bachelor’s degree in geology and/or geological engineering; post-graduate degree would be an asset
  • Registered as or has the ability to be registered as a Professional Geologist or Engineer
  • Strong command of English - written and spoken
  • Driving License
  • Mexican Resident


  1. 1.    Skills / Competencies:


  • Ability to work within a multi-cultural, multi-language team.
  • Motivates, develops, mentors and directs others.
  • Is self-aware and self-motivated.
  • Must be able to transfer knowledge and express ideas to individuals or groups in written and oral form.
  • Promotes and facilitates coordination and cooperation among peers and junior staff – is committed to helping build a cohesive team and working within the team.
  • Anticipates problems for the purpose of prevention, solicits and recommends solutions and takes initiative within the role.
  • An ability to think across-scales and to integrate diverse, large datasets for project review, analysis and generation.
  • An excellent understanding of geological environments, deposit models, and ore-forming processes as pertains to the latest concepts of gold deposit environments.



  1. 1.    Role and Responsibilities:


  • Supports the Exploration Manager with the completion of all technical work programs within the approved timelines and budgets
  • Maintains highest standards of health and safety on any work program assigned to them.
  • Maintains highest standards to protect the environment and adheres to both company and external environmental regulations.
  • Assists the Exploration Manager with preparation of annual budgets, drill programs, drill tenders etc.
  • Deputises for the Exploration Manager when they are offsite.
  • Manages drilling programs on many projects simultaneously
  • Ensures proper data management controls in collecting data, as set forward by the Manager, Data & GIS.
  • Ensures adherence to the highest levels of QAQC as outlined by Company Geochemist.
  • Assists the Exploration Manager with the design and implementation of technical coaching and training programs for professional development of more junior staff.
  • Is a proactive mentor of staff in more junior positions.
  • Works closely with the rest of the Exploration team to continually generate new concepts, projects and exploration opportunities on the Project.
  • Assists and helps supervise the Project Geologists in their duties.
  • Acts as liaison between the mining department and exploration, providing regular updates to each group as to the others plans and activities.
  • When required, assists in the coordination of metallurgical and geo-mechanical (rock mechanics) drilling and sampling programs.
  • Carries out mapping, logging etc. as required on a project by project basis as directed by the Exploration Manager.
  • Develops a Project (as Senior Project Geologist) when required.
  • Assists with compilation of geologic interpretations and evaluations that ultimately feed into Resource & Reserve work.
  • Travel to project areas where work is ongoing and senior oversight is required
  • Other duties as assigned by the Exploration Manager or another designated supervisor.


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