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Chief Mine Geologist

Qualifications

* Recognized Degree in Geoscience with a Master's Degree being advantageous
* Membership of a recognized Overseas Professional Organistaion (ROPO)
* Full clean driving license

Core Specific Responsibilities

* Demonstration of a "safety first" focus by acting as a role model to employees and contractors.
* Management and leadership of team, their work and efficiencies
* Oversight and continuous improvement of all ore control, production, and reconciliation functions.
* Preparation and management of relevant operating, contractual, and capital budgets
* Comprehensive input into strategic and short term mine planning with alignment to relevant Geology and Mineral Resource optimizations.
* Develop, implement and monitor processes for quantifying mineralisation properties including deleterious elements, mineralogical associations, and their distributions in order to support more efficient mental recovery. This includes oversight of site mineralogical section (optical microscopy and XRD laboratory).
* Supervision of all Mineral Resource development, including all drill programs, geological mapping, geochemical and geophysical survey where required.
* Ensure geological modelling, grade estimation and coordination of associated activities of key inputs into annual resource estimates for sign-off and public disclosure are in accordance with the CIM Standards on Mineral Resources and Reserves - definitions and guidelines as well as the Rules and Policies of the National Instrument NI34-101
* Management and control of the quality and standard of consistent and secure database
* Undertake month end reporting on block model reconciliation
* Perform all other tasks and duties as reasonably instructed by the Manager Mine Technical

Behavioural Traits - full list available

Knowledge and Experience - full list available

* At least 10 years' experience in the mining industry with at least 5 years in a senior production/mining related role
* Experienced user of the following software:

* DataMine / OreController / Datashed / Snowden Supervisor / Leapfrog and IoGas (beneficail)

* Proficiency in Microsoft office products
* Working knowledge of Zambian Mining Regulations

Closing Date:
07/08/2019

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