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Resource Geologist/Senior Resource Geologist (Perth)

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Resource Geologist

Role: Resource Geologist

Employment: Full-Time

Location: Perth, Australia

Job Overview

Do you want the opportunity to apply your extensive skills and experience, across a range of projects, in a dynamic and exciting consulting role? Join Xenith, a leading supplier of professional consulting services to the Resources and Energy sectors.

The Opportunity

Xenith Consulting is a long-standing and very highly regarded full-service mining consulting firm headquartered in Brisbane. We are excited to announce that we are establishing a new office in West Perth and are now seeking full-time experienced metals sector Senior Resource Geologists and Resource Geologists to become key members of our new Perth team. This is an exciting opportunity to play a key part in Xenith’s growth.

As an experienced geologist you will have a high level of technical experience in block modelling of metalliferous deposits. You will be strong at developing positive working relationships with our valued clients and with your fellow Xenith teammates. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a team, as well as autonomously managing packages of work and developing technically excellent solutions within your area of expertise.

Your career with Xenith will allow you to successfully build your network in the mining industry and develop into a widely respected mineral resources specialist. You will work with leading industry professionals who can provide mentoring and professional development to help you grow.

Role Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science (or higher), majoring in Geology.
  • Minimum five years’ experience in Resource estimation practices including strengths in:
  • Geological modelling, Domaining, Wireframing, Block modelling, Geostatistical grade analysis, Grade interpolation, and Report writing.
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to interpret and articulate technical information accurately and succinctly.
  • Competent Person capability for JORC Mineral Resource estimation sign-off.
  • Strong understanding and capability in geological modelling software applications – in particular currency with Vulcan/Datamine/Leapfrog/Micromine/Surpac/GEMS/Minesight and others as required
  • Alignment with our core values of Client Value, Team Culture and Technical Excellence.
  • A can-do attitude and willingness to learn new skills and software.
  • The right to live and work in Australia eg. Citizen or Permanent Resident.

  • What it Means for You

    You will report to one of our highly experienced Managers who will work with you to understand your personal strengths, and to focus on them within your KPIs. The dynamic nature of consulting delivers significantly more personal development and exposure than most operating positions can provide. You will have the opportunity to further expand your knowledge base by working alongside other team members in our Exploration, Resource Geology, Mining Engineering, Business Analysis, and ESG areas of expertise.

    Most importantly, Xenith emphasises the importance of family and the required flexibility in the workplace.

    Our focus is on the outcome achieved and quality of work, not the hours worked, or time spent in the office.

    About Xenith

    Xenith is an established global consulting firm operating since 2005. We work across every continent delivering outstanding exploration, mine planning, operational and financial solutions to the world’s leading resources companies and organisations.


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