Geology Job Description

Geology Job Description

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Geology provides expertize in the geology field, geological models according to standards and practices identified by experts in the field, structural and stratigraphic geological concepts, well correlations, precise structural mapping, isochore mapping, main facies definition and distribution, reservoir parameter analyses and distribution; volumetrics, risk analysis related to volume and parameters, knowledge and experience in seismics and seismic interpretation;.

Geology Duties & Responsibilities

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Identify, initiate and execute improvement projects with LeanSigma methodology in the area of mining and geology
Build and lead LeanSigma project teams
Assure that projects tie to key business priorities and BU strategy
Act as change agent for the global sales organisation
Provide regular updates on area of responsibility to functional leader Master Black Belt/Deployment leader
Promote LeanSigma within own organization
Ensure correct reporting of project progress and benefit status
Identify opportunities for improvement outside direct scope of responsibility
Photocopier & department supplies
Promotional Materials Management (in coordination with the Staff Assistant)

Geology Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Geology

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Education for Geology

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the geology job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Master's and University Degree in Geology, Graduate, Teaching, Earth Sciences, Earth Science, Science, Education, Faculty, Geography, Engineering

Skills for Geology

Desired skills for geology include:

Geological principles
Safety and environmental policies and practices
Word & PowerPoint
Microsoft Office software especially Outlook
Database and presentation
State wide warehouse locations and the ability to travel to and from these sites safely

Desired experience for geology includes:

Minimum of five years demonstrable experience in operations, projects management
Experience in project management, ideally green belt or black belt certificate
Full-time student at the sophomore level or above currently enrolled at an accredited four-year university majoring in an appropriate Geology discipline or closely related field
Recent college graduate having graduated within 12 months prior to internship start date in Geology or closely related field
Currently enrolled in 4th year of a geology degree at an accredited post-secondary institution, and returning to full-time studies after the work term
The ability and desire to increase your technical knowledge and to work in a fast-paced team environment

Geology Examples


Geology Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of geology. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for geology
  • Data capture, data entry, and QA/QC of field data
  • Sample preparation and assistance with daily functions in camp
  • Participating in daily tool box talks and camp operations
  • Contributing positively to the culture of safety, health and environment (SHE)
  • Work with project manager and field operations personnel to assure adequate and accurate resource data collection
  • Provide engineering assistance to drilling and field operations as needed
  • Provide mentorship/leadership of the Geology Department
  • Work closely with other mine departments to achieve site and company strategic objectives
  • Ensure that all activities of the Geology Department are consistent with all Environmental, Health and Safety policies and practices
  • Be familiar with and ensure compliance with relevant Mine Health and Safety Administration (MSHA) rules and regulations
Qualifications for geology
  • Serve as the undergraduate secretary for the department by overseeing the application process under the direction of the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS)
  • Change students' major to geology in the HUB system
  • Assist students and faculty with the interpretation of HUB AAR reports, and prepare and organize advisement packets
  • Maintain the undergraduate student files, track the progress of the students, review files and records for degree audit and graduation
  • Complete forced registration, departmental petitions, transfer articulation requests and other forms required by the department and/or university
  • Maintain and update the undergraduate information sections of the Geology Department's website

Geology Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a geology. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for geology
  • Provide comprehensive geological input
  • Support the optimization of grade/dilution control and reconciliation programs to ensure that goals are met
  • Ensure the integrity and validity of all data used in mineral resource estimation by following established QA/QC protocols
  • Account for all aspects of district exploration and mine development programs, including target determination, program planning, budgeting and implementation
  • Oversee preparation and sign as a qualified person for the relevant Geology sections of Rochester’s NI 43-101 Technical Reports
  • Assist in preparation of technical reports such as monthly, quarterly, annual, project completion, and environmental regulatory reports
  • Using established procedures, collect basic geologic data, such as, geochemical samples (rock chip, stream sediment, BLEG, soil, ), ore control, geologic mapping and/or drill cuttings and core logging under close supervision
  • Maintain existing data sets including downloading and importing of assay and survey data, quality analysis of data and modify data in compliance with data change management and data integrity protocols
  • Assist with the safe and efficient movement/placement of underground drills into work areas with in-house drill crews
  • Assist with the safe and efficient operation of underground Core and Reverse Circulation drills
Qualifications for geology
  • Prepare paperwork for degree changes
  • Assist in the preparation for open house, discovery day and other recruitment activities
  • Assist in preparations for graduation awards and celebrations
  • Primary field camp staff support to the Field Camp Director
  • Track and maintain the database of undergraduate majors and alumni from the program
  • The ideal candidate will be in a 3rd or 4th year Geology Degree programme

Geology Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a geology. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for geology
  • Assist with the sampling processes by ensuring that all samples are boxed and labeled correctly while following established procedures
  • Assist with the shipment of samples from the drills to the sample processing facilities confirming samples are properly annotated, loaded and delivered in a safe, efficient, and timely manner
  • Assistance to driller to ensure drilling program requirements are met by making drill supplies available for use on a daily basis
  • Effectively communicate drill related activities and issues with supervisor(s)
  • Foster a positive team culture and actively demonstrate principles of inclusiveness and diversity including flexible work
  • Participate within the Mining Geology function to develop business plans consistent with site strategies/ plans and implement within Mining Geology team
  • Lead, coach and mentor team members to ensure timely and accurate delivery against performance targets
  • Set and clearly communicate targets aligned with site, Mining Geology function goals and BHPBIO values
  • Provide input into the production plan in consultation with the Production and Resource Engineering functions
  • Assist in preparing the 2-year Budget and 5-year Plan forecasts
Qualifications for geology
  • Solid communication skills and strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Experience with ArcMap would be an asset
  • Ability to work at remote sites and a keen interest in outdoor pursuits
  • Previous field experience would be an asset
  • First aid training would be an asset
  • Excellent knowledge of French and English languages (spoken and written)

Geology Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a geology. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for geology
  • Oversee the ore reserve F1, F1.5 and F2 reconciliation process
  • Input to the Short Term Grade Control Model (STGM) process including structural mapping and interpretation
  • Implementation of the grade control and blasthole sampling program (and support the implementation of RC grade control drilling programs)
  • Completion and oversight on ore Sterilisation activities
  • Ensure the correct upload and integrity of all Production data (planned and actual) in 1SAP
  • Formulate feasible production budgets, forecasts and schedules for Mining Geology that account for HSEC, volume and cost requirements
  • Assist with the creation of function budget & regularly monitor area expenditure
  • Monitor all contractor work activities to ensure efficient and cost effective use of resources
  • Safely operate four-wheel drive light vehicles, tractors, forklifts, and UTV in both surface and underground environment
  • Ability to work within a team environment and possess excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication
Qualifications for geology
  • Maintain, update, distribute and post to the website the undergraduate student handbook under the guidance of the DUS
  • Must be working on a degree in engineering or earth sciences
  • Ability to travel and work in remote field locations and extremes of weather
  • Ability to lift and move 50 pounds on an occasional basis
  • Master’s Degree in related degree
  • Previous instruction experience in higher education

Geology Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a geology. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for geology
  • Work outside year round, in inclement weather
  • Prepare and label sample bags
  • Ability to fill, lift and carry sample bags weighing up to 20lbs over rough terrain
  • Maintain a safe work environment by sustaining good housekeeping practices and watching out for other safety concerns
  • Requires UG MSHA training
  • The Technical Expert Mine Geology role exists to ensure critical aspects of mine geology are undertaken “in-house”
  • Membership of professional geological and mining societies such as SME, SEG, AIG, AusIMM
  • Experience with the use of LeapFrog for geological modeling
  • Structure the Open Pit Geology Department to achieve strategic objectives
  • Ensure that time, focus and priorities of direct reports are aligned for optimum team performance and achievement of goals and objectives
Qualifications for geology
  • Minimum 20 years of diverse exploration and development geology experience, particularly in the offshore area
  • Experience in structural geology, basin modeling, plate reconstructions, static modeling
  • Prior experience in peer review (quality assurance review) teams
  • Advanced degree in geology with specialization in sedimentology or stratigraphy
  • Expert level understanding of sedimentology and stratigraphy
  • Exhibit strong leadership in the areas of health, safety and environmental stewardship

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