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Senior Exploration Geologist

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Nordic Nickel

Exploration Geologist

Role: Exploration Geologist

Employment: Full-Time

Location: Perth, Australia

Closing: 30 Dec 2023

Job Overview

About the Role

Nordic Nickel are seeking a motivated, flexible Senior Exploration Geologist with strong nickel exploration experience. In this role you will have the opportunity to provide guidance and advice to the Managing Director/CEO and support the on-site exploration and drilling teams remotely. This role will suit an experienced professional who enjoys both the technical advisory and corporate elements of working with an ASX-listed exploration company. This role is full time and Perth-office based, with travel to Finland as required.


In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Drafting of technical aspects of ASX announcements and investor presentations regarding exploration plans, exploration updates and exploration results to the ASX and key stakeholders and investors.
  • Assisting the Company with corporate activities, marketing activities and investor relations.
  • Liaison with and provision of technical support for drilling and logging contractors and site-based exploration team.
  • Development, implementation and management of geological data management systems.
  • Assist with development of geological exploration models and interpretations, target generation and ranking.
  • Implement and monitor QA/QC procedures and maintenance of all project datasets.
  • Provide input with regard to the most efficient and effective exploration techniques to be employed.
  • Provide technical expertise to project reviews as required.
  • Reviewing the geological, technical and exploration plans, activities and results of the Company, signing off as a Competent Person as defined by the JORC Code (2012), where and if necessary (and where appropriate), and reporting on the aforementioned to the Managing Director/CEO of the Company and to the Board as necessary.
  • Participating in exploration logistics calls, and where necessary participating in geological and geophysical planning discussions with the Company’s geological consultants in Finland and Australia.
  • Providing geological advice and guidance to the MD as required.
  • Ongoing assistance in promoting the merits of the Company and its projects to the Company’s current and potential shareholders.

  • Requirements

    You will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • BSc in Geology or equivalent
  • Minimum of 6-8 years’ exploration experience working in nickel and other commodities
  • Data compilation management and interpretation (geological, geophysical, geochemical and legacy)
  • Advanced GIS and database competency (Micromine/QGIS/ArcGIS/MapInfo/Access/MSSQLMS)
  • Report writing experience (e.g., technical, government, feasibility, ASX, joint venture and project orientated)
  • Strong contractor/stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills
  • Experience working in a small, globally distributed/remote team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-driven and results-focused
  • Detail-oriented and highly organised
  • Safety focused
  • Flexible with a willingness to use initiative and take on tasks as required
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude with the desire to foster a strong team environment
  • High level of proficiency with MS Office suite
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Current legal right to work in Australia
  • Current valid Australian drivers licence.

  • Benefits

    We offer the following benefits to the right candidate:

  • Supportive team environment
  • Competitive salary based on experience with opportunity to participate in an incentive program
  • Opportunity to grow your career with a dynamic and growing business
  • Support with professional development
  • Opportunity to grow and shape the role over time
  • Job Location

    197 Saint Georges Terrace, Perth Western Australia 6000, Australia

    About Nordic Nickel

    Nordic Nickel Ltd (ASX:NNL) is a recently ASX-listed company with nickel sulphide exploration tenements in the Central Lapland Greenstone Belt (CLGB) of Finland. NNL is utilising modern exploration techniques on drill ready targets, intending to expand known mineralisation and ultimately develop traceable, sustainably sourced, low carbon, high purity, class 1 nickel sulphides and other battery minerals.


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