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Senior Mine Geologist – Peru

Job Field:
Geosciences Jobs
Exploration Geologist Jobs, GIS (Geographical Information Systems) Jobs, Mapping Jobs, Mine Geologist Jobs
Peru, South America
Peru All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
competitive compensation and benefit package
Inca Minerals
Job Ref:

Senior Mine Geologist – Peru 

Peru Resident + Fully Bilingual (Spanish / English)

An excellent opportunity exists for an experienced mine geologist to join the Inca Minerales team in Lima, Peru.  As the Senior Mine Geologist for Inca Minerales SAC (a subsidiary of Australian based Inca Minerals Limited [ASX: ICG]), the position reports to the Managing Director of Inca Minerals Limited and provides in-country expertise to advance development of the company’s Peruvian projects.

Working closely with the Managing Director, Chief Exploration Geologist and administration staff, in Peru and Australia, the incumbent will manage all in-country mine assessment and planning programs. This is a full-time position, 50% - 75% field based, and it is essential the incumbent be a resident of, and have the legal capacity to work in, Peru.  The incumbent will have the following responsibilities:

·                Plan, manage, implement and participate in the Company’s mine development programs including but not limited to the Company’s Riqueza and Cerro Rayas Zn-Pb-Ag projects.

·                Source and evaluate mining project opportunities.

·                Direct and coordinate site-based technical teams, contractors and consultants in activities related to mining assessment, development and production.

·                Manage programs to budget and scope; provide clear, timely, concise reports on progress and expenditure.

·                Prepare resource calculations when required and appropriate to do so.

·                Preparing mining plans, maps and other spatial and geographical information using suitable mining software and geographic information systems (GIS).

·                Closely liaise and maintain the positive relationship with relevant Peruvian government agencies and community representatives to ensure transparent compliance reporting for the Company’s projects, including facilitating the required permits with broad local support.


·                Qualified BSc / Diploma / MSc Mine Geologist with no less than 10 years’ substantive professional experience in mining and a member of the Colegio de Ingeniero del Peru.

·                Fully bilingual (Spanish / English) Peruvian resident with ability to discuss and present technical and general information in either language.

·                Past experience and/or abilities in evolving the position as a project advances.

·                Proficient in appropriate mining software packages to support the role.

·                Extensive experience in mine evaluation and development with mine production experience, planning, and reporting in the Peru / South American context

·                Sound and current knowledge of Peruvian Government mining permit requirements.

·                Proven ability to lead and manage teams and coordinate with other teams and third parties, including affected communities and regulatory bodies.

·                Ability to provide administration expertise to develop budgets, controls and manage other stakeholders.

·                Highly developed skills in creative problem solving, lateral thinking and problem resolution.

Inca Minerales’ success depends on talented professionals and the Company offers a competitive compensation and benefit package.  Please note:  This position is based in Lima, Peru and the incumbent must have the required Peruvian residency and work permits.                          

Reference education and background checks will be conducted and interested candidates should forward their expression of interest and resume.  Click on Apply now to forward your application to Inca Minerals or email directly to:

Ross Brown

Managing Director

Inca Minerals Limited



Justin Walawski

Director & Company Secretary

Inca Minerals Limited


Applications for this position close 30 April 2018.

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