Project Geologist

Job Description

Title: Project Geologist

Company Name: Fortescue Metals Group

Vacancy: 3

Job Location: Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara

Employment Status: Full Time

Fortescue is now consistently producing more than 170 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead, establishing itself for future growth in a global market through innovation, product diversification and asset development.

PROJECT GEOLOGIST

Work Location: Chichester Operations

Roster: 8D/6R – FIFO ex Perth

An opportunity currently exists for a Project Geologist to join the Resource Definition team at our Chichester Operations. 

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Provide leadership and be a role model for safety behaviours
  • Assay and geological data management, internal QAQC, data collection/validation
  • Assists in implementing best practises for producing high quality geological models
  • Geological modelling and interpretation of drilling campaigns utilising geological, geochemical and geophysical data
  • Preparing accurate technical reports for internal purposes and delivering high quality geological models
  • Supports the implementation of improvement initiatives
  • Maintains a current knowledge of the database, modelling systems whilst making relevant recommendations
  • Support the Senior Resource Definition Geologist in meeting company objectives

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Tertiary qualification in Geology, e.g. Bachelor or Master Degree in Geology, Earth Sciences or a related science field
  • Experience on a large mining operation with autonomous haulage system is essential
  • Experience with RC or diamond drilling in Iron Ore is essential
  • Rig management, geological logging & validation
  • Solid understanding of QAQC processes
  • Experience in geological modelling of the Marra Mamba Formation (Hamersley Group) and Pilbara Tertiary Detrital
  • Quality systems knowledge / computer literacy (MS Office, Vulcan, ArcGIS, acQuire)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective project management, planning and time management skills
  • Strong desire and drive for continuous improvement
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be eligible to work in Australia
  • Class C manual WA driver’s license.

Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

We encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.

www.fmgl.com.au/jobs-at-fortescue

Similar Jobs

More Jobs

Epoxies & Solvent Products Chemist

View

Senior Marketing Analyst

View

Technical and Corporate Support to the CEO

View

Scientist - Animal Genomics

View

Marketing/Digital Analyst

View

Senior Open Space Planner

View

QUT Centre for Materials Science and School of Chemistry & Physics scholarships

View

Biomedical Service Engineer

View

Laboratory Technician

View

Farm Environment Consultant

View

Kaitātari Matua | Senior Analyst, Data Management and Analysis

View

Kaitātari Matua | Senior Analyst, Data Management and Analysis

View

Microbiology Laboratory Technician

View

Science Technician

View

Biomedical Technician

View

Materials Evaluation Technologist, Port Kembla NSW

View

Ecologist / Zoologist

View

Quality Release Officer

View

Senior Laboratory Technician

View

QA Manager

View

Scientist (Biochemistry)

View

Project Manager - Product Development

View

Laboratory Technician

View

Animal Technician

View

Laboratory Manager - X-Ray Diffraction, Spectroscopy and Imaging

View

Graduate Research Assistant

View

Computational Biologist

View

Regulatory Affairs Manager

View

Service Technician (Medical Equipment)

View

React Native Developer

View

Geoscientist

View

Laboratory Assistant - Biochemistry (Bowen Hills Laboratory)

View

Project Environmental Engineer/Scientist

View

Laboratory Technician - Hastings

View

Biomedical Technician (Scientific / Metrology)

View

Concrete / Soil Technicians - PARKES

View

Senior Technical Consultant/Project Lead

View

Technician

View

Lab Technician - Microbiology, Molecular Biology

View

Senior Supervisor & Concrete Technicians - BRISBANE

View