Exploration Geologist

OB Mining Recruitment

Seeking persons who have previous RC and diamond drilling experience to join the Company and work as part of our exploration team.

  • FIFO (Perth) or DIDO (Kalgoorlie)
  • Work as part of an experienced exploration teamq
  • Excellent growth potential
Ora Banda Mining (ASX: OBM) is a uniquely positioned gold exploration and development company as 100% owner of the Davyhurst Gold Project in the highly productive Eastern Goldfields region of Western Australia.
After completing over 50,000 metres of drilling, Ora Banda Mining has more than 23 million tonnes of surface and underground resources at an average grade of 2.7 grams per tonne.  

Refurbishment of the processing plant commences during the third quarter of this year; commissioning works start during the fourth quarter of this year, and first gold will be poured in the first quarter of 2021.  

Davyhurst is located 120 km north-west of Kalgoorlie. The region is host to multiple gold deposits with OBM currently carrying a total resource of 2.0 M oz at an average grade of 2.6 g/t Au.  Our tenements are also highly prospective for Nickel and Copper.
We are seeking applications from exploration geologists who have previous RC and diamond drilling experience to join the Company and work as part of our exploration team.
The responsibilities of this role will include:
  • Ensure that all activities are carried out to the highest standard of safety in accordance with Company policies and workplace safety and environmental regulations
  • Assist in the planning and preparation for exploration drilling programmes
  • Supervise exploration drilling programmes (in conjunction with the Senior Exploration geologist) , including drill rig supervision; geological logging and geological interpretation
  • Ensure that drilling is completed to appropriate standards and is cost effective
  • Ensure that sampling quality is maintained
  • Maintain accurate records & information systems relating to geological data
  • Prepare and submit daily and weekly reports that tracks the programmes progression
To be considered for the role, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
  • Have tertiary qualifications in Geology or equivalent
  • Have previous experience in Archean gold exploration
  • Have a genuine interest in exploration geology and the desire to be part of a discovery team
  • Be a competent user of Microsoft Office, Micromine, or other GIS and geological modelling software
  • Have a WA Class "C" manual driver's licence;
Further information about Ora Banda Mining is available on the Company’s website www. orabandamining.com.au.
To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter by following the APPLY NOW PROMPTS
Shortlisting and recruitment of this role will commence immediately.
Recruitment Consultancies are respectfully requested not to submit applications for this role.  Candidates will be considered via direct application only.