Mine Geologist

Apply now Job no: 496828AA
Work type: Permanent Fulltime
Location: Cape Preston
Categories: Professional

About CITIC Pacific Mining (CPM)

CPM is the company behind Sino Iron, Australia’s largest magnetite operation, located on Western Australia’s Pilbara coast, south of Karratha.

We’re spearheading a new downstream processing industry for the nation, transforming magnetite iron ore into a high-grade, premium export product.

Sino Iron is a fully integrated operation – featuring a mine serviced by the biggest haul trucks in the world, a six-line concentrator and port terminal facilities at nearby Cape Preston. Our state-of-the-art power station and desalination plant are among the largest in the State.

We’re looking for people at the top of their game, who want to become part of Western Australia’s iron ore future.

The Opportunity

CITIC Pacific Mining requires a Mine Geologist to join our Geology team at Cape Preston. This role is offered as a permanent position on a 9/5 roster, FIFO from Perth.

Reporting to the Senior Mine Geologist, the purpose of the role is to perform mine geology and grade control functions for the extraction of the Magnetite ore reserves, to minimise ore loss and dilution and to maximise productivity and ore recovery. The collection and interpretation of geological and grade control data is an integral part of the role.

To be successful in this role, you should have the following:-

  • Tertiary qualifications in Geology
  • Strong computer skills preferentially with Vulcan, AcQuire database and Microsoft Office
  • An understanding of sampling theory is essential.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a necessity

You must have a strong work ethic with the ability to work well in a small, multicultural team. A commitment to safety and the environment, and the ability to work in remote and often harsh environments is also required.

What we offer

  • The chance to work at an innovative, world-class project
  • Competitive salary
  • Career progression and training

To Apply

Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately. We reserve the right to close the position earlier than stated.

Please note: it is a requirement that all internal applicants advise their immediate line manager of their application.                       

Candidates represented by agencies will not be considered for this position. 

As an employee of CPM you’ll be part of a culturally and gender diverse organisation, committed to providing equal opportunities for all staff.

To learn more about Sino Iron, please visit www.citicpacificmining.com.

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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