Rig Geo - Diamond Team


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About this job

  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Exploration & Geosciences
  • Location: Western Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Friday, 19 November 2021

About this role: Rig Geo - Diamond Team

About this role: Rig Geo - Diamond Team

Brunel is a world leader in providing strategic labour solutions successfully to our client base across the oil & gas, mining, resources, marine, rail & construction sectors. We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a Diamond Core Geologist to join one of our Major Iron Ore producers who currently have operations in the Pilbara. This is a FIFO role, leaving and arriving to Perth on a Family Friendly, 8:6 Roster.

  • Day Rates: $600 - $650 per day + Superannuation
  • Estimated Working Days per year: 208
  • Perth to site (no interstate travel will be paid)
  • 6 Month Contract – with the view to go Permanent or be extended for the right person
  • 12 hours per day on an 8:6 FIFO roster

Our client is a Global Leading Iron Ore producer that owns and manages some of the largest mines in Australia.
Reporting into the Senior Geologist, you will be required to complete the following:

  • QA/QC of Diamond Core Drill Core Samples
  • Managing the Core Orientation Marking & QA QC of Drilling and Core data
  • Adherence and personal commitment to maintaining, and improving site safety, for individuals and for the team.
  • Geotechnical analysis and management of Iron Ore Core Logging Work with Senior geologists to determine and plan Drilling campaigns
  • Daily on-rig management of drilling campaigns
  • Building strong relationships with Drilling & Field Services teams
  • Rig Management and completion of in-field Inspections and Field Leadership forms.
  • Generation of exportable datasets and maps (Data management and interpretation)
  • QAQC of drill hole data and Daily safety inspections of drill rigs and drill pads
  • Use of Vulcan, Acquire, Arc Map and Leapfrog
  • Reports to Senior Diamond Core Geologists
  • Interstate and NZ Candidates welcome to apply (Please call and we can see what how we can help)



  • A Tertiary Qualification in Science or Applied Science with a Major in Geology, Geoscience, applied Geology, Geophysics or Earth Sciences.
  • A great attitude to work, a desire to grow and learn and develop your own skillset from the best in the Industry
  • Be available for an Immediate start

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Kjana Scotchmer via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Kjana Scotchmer
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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