Geologist: Evaluation

Swakop Uranium - swakopmund, namibia

4 months ago


To evaluate the Companys geological, mining operations, characterize mineral / ore deposits; maintain and manage geological systems and databases; communicate methodologies and study results.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Collect, plot and process data as required to optimise ore body exploration.
  • Provide geological modeling and evaluation services to add value to operations and projects.
  • Provide fit for purpose geological models, which will assist in the preparation of reserve estimates required for statutory reporting.
  • Conduct QA/QC (Quality Assurance/Quality Control) of inputs and data from a variety of sources.
  • Submit technical reports in order to communicate methodologies and study results.
  • Apply resource modeling methodologies (ore body modeling techniques, classification techniques and risk assessment) and compile models in accordance with best practice.
  • Participate in and provide input into the evaluation and resource management strategies.
  • Conduct MRM database audits.
  • Evaluate the operations of developed and undeveloped uranium/ore resources and/or reserves, including the identification of potential geological hazards.
  • Perform risk/probability analysis and economic analysis of resources and reserves volumes.
  • Perform short-term evaluations for projects and operations.
  • Conduct Planned Task Observations (PTOs), Risk Assessments (RAs) and Non-Conformance Reports (NCRs).
  • Improve, develop and monitor Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), with Best Practice principles.

Requirements and experience:

  • Grade 12 or current NSSCO with 20 points over 5 subjects.
  • BSc. Honours Degree in Geology or similar qualification in Geology.
  • 3 years experience in geological resource modelling, evaluation and estimation environment.
  • Valid Code B/BE Drivers License
  • 4x4 driving know how an added advantage

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