Job Description General Responsibilities: Evaluate and interpret subsurface field and sampling data including soil and groundwater to develop conclusions concerning the environmental and geologic site conditions. Generate subsurface maps and cross-sections and collaborate with engineering and environmental scientist staff on projects. Oversee field monitoring and testing of soils including boring investigations and soil type classification. Interpret soil, bedrock and groundwater elevation and quality data. Prepare written plans and reports related to site investigations, assessments and remediation activities. Projects may include construction projects focusing on earthwork and structural foundations; well design and sampling; environmental assessments including Phase I/II site assessments; seismic risk assessments.Essential Roles and Responsibilities:Follow safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects. Participate in pre-task planning. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects.Entry level geological professional responsible for gathering data and information to be evaluated by other team members.Performs sampling and testing of water, soil, and other materials.Tabulate and prepare data for written reports.Assist with report preparation by summarizing data and information within reports.Operates field monitoring equipment.Assists with operation and maintenance of remediation and instrumentation systems.Transport material, samples or documents to the laboratory for further testing and analysis.Maintains and calibrates field monitoring equipment.Requirements:Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Hydrogeology or related field.Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.
Receptix • Wheat Ridge, U.S.
South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come. We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminium, metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America. With a focus on growing our base metals exposure, we also have two development options in North America and several partnerships with junior explorers around the world.There is a preference for this role to be based in North or South America, but we may consider locating the role at one of our other South32 offices. The RoleThis role will provide support and direction to safely deliver South32’s Greenfields Exploration strategy at a corporate level through effective management and deployment of specialised technical support services across the global exploration portfolio, including generative activities and evaluation of new opportunities for consideration and pursuit.The role supports and works closely with country/discipline leads and managers to deliver safe and effective field operations by ensuring activities are appropriately planned, scheduled, budgeted, and executed to secure, build, and maintain a portfolio of internal and externally generated opportunities.AccountabilitiesExploration ManagementDeliver expert (consultant level) project generation and evaluation services to the broader Greenfields team to capture high-quality resource opportunities to support South32’s growth strategy, with a focus on base metals or other commodity exposures where value is ascertained.Contributes to setting strategies and direction to drive long-term value for the business through effective management and appraisal of greenfield opportunities across the exploration life cycle.Contributes to the implementation and continuous improvement of Risk and HSEC Management Systems for Greenfields Operations, in compliance with all South32 policies and standards.Regular reporting on the progress of assigned exploration projects, including measure, track and report Greenfields exploration performance and results, and provide management with information regarding any safety, financial, and legal performance deviation or technical difficulties.Coach and mentor the Greenfields Team, ensuring effective talent management and succession planning for key technical roles.TechnicalDrives technical geoscience excellence and provides specialist commodity input and advice on the identification and evaluation of greenfield discovery opportunities (internal/external). This includes:A focus on generative geoscience workflow and structural geology as applied to base metal exploration.Ensure the work of on-site & project teams is supported and completed to the appropriate South32 standards whilst identifying improvement opportunities.Training, supporting and mentoring of geologists in structural geology data collection, analysis, validation and interpretation.Terrane ranking, prospectivity mapping, and opportunity identification.Improving and refining structural and stratigraphic knowledge on active projects and acquisition opportunities.Conducting target generation exercises from prospect to regional scale, including the use of GIS for spatial analyses and 3D geological/structural modelling.Advise and demonstrate the technical merits of the opportunity, including surrounding mineral endowment and residual prospectivity.Executing safe, effective and timely field-based verification of opportunities, including travel to third party operated project locations.Collaboratively with the Corporate Development Centre (and third parties), design technical work programs to ensure exploration objectives are safely and effectively achieved. This includes, managing and integrating contributions from expert external contractors and consultants.Contributes to geoscience technical standards for Greenfields Exploration and provides assurance that relevant activities are high quality and being conducted to standard.Maintains current knowledge on third party exploration results, regional exploration activity, and trends. Pro-actively provides feedback on regional third party intelligence to the ‘Centre’.Key shared responsibilitiesEffectively communicates key structural findings to a broader range of stakeholders, including relevant South 32 functions.Collaborates with South32 Functions to build resilient relationships with our business partners, communities and government to ensure South32 has a social and legal license to operate in the district.Works, in collaboration with Supply, Community, and Legal Functions, to develop and maintain relationships with contractors and suppliers and ensures alignment of the contractual obligations, terms and scope.Contributes to the development and maintenance of appropriate and compliant Human Resources, HSEC and Risk materials for Greenfields Exploration, and tailored for each project, site in conjunction with the relevant function SMEs.Qualifications & ExperienceDegree in relevant geoscience discipline with postgraduate qualification in geology or related theme, with preference for MSc or PhD level in economic or structural geology.Strong multi-commodity geoscience evaluation and targeting background, developed from substantive early to advanced stage exploration and development experience across diverse deposit styles and geographies. A strong background in structural geology and base metals is required, particularly porphyry/skarn, carbonate replacement, SEDEX and VMS systems.Strong understanding of the geological processes driving mineralised systems and the formation of base metal mineral deposits, discovery exploration value drivers and strategies across a range of commodities.Generative exploration and reconnaissance skills required, and the ability to balance technical, operational and risk elements based on incomplete and / or ambiguous information.Specialized skills in core logging and mapping, and the interpretation and integration of complex and often fragmented datasets including lithological, alteration, mineralogy, structural, geochemical, geophysical, remote sensing and geochronological data.Relevant experience with geological data in 2D and 3D using GIS and modelling software e.g. Leapfrog. Advanced understanding of the geological processes driving mineralised systems and the formation of mineral deposits, discovery exploration value drivers and strategies across a range of commodities.Preferred 10+ years’ experience in mining/exploration or consulting.Planning and execution of structural studies, including visible safety leadership and sound risk assessment and management.Sound general knowledge of exploratory activities.Advanced communication skills, including the ability to present geoscientific results to technical and non-technical audiences.Extensive and varied experience working in exploration or consulting to mining/exploration companies across a wide range of commodities.Regional exploration project portfolio management experience.Leadership of remote or culturally diverse workforces, and sound risk assessment and management experience.Proven ability to work independently and unsupervised.
Careerbuilder • Tucson, U.S.
Job Title: Geology TechnicianLocation: onsite at Big Flats (NY)Duration: 12 monthsCandidates should have the following: - 3 years experience in metrology (specifically with microscopes, colorimetry, profilometry, optical attributes) - Trained usage of Zygos - Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, ability to adapt - Work well as part of a teamTRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Estimated travel at 5% depending upon specific project assignment.JOB DETAILS: Individual will be knowledgeable in best practices and experienced in the operation of large format screen printing, glass handling, metrology, and related precision coating technologies. Provide the safe operation and maintenance of equipment within the labs. Maintain a clean and safe work environment. Interface and work with the Research, Development, and Manufacturing teams to innovate and manufacture new products on new or existing mechanical systems. This may include support in the design of equipment, processes, and techniques for manufacturing. Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where sound technical judgment is required in making recommendations and/or solving problems. Normally receives minimal instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments. Takes initiative to identify and propose remedies to problems to increase efficient workflow.JOB DESCRIPTION: Involves determination of manufacturability of products and improved effectiveness and cost of production processes through exploring methods, equipment, layout, workflow, time standards, capacity utilization, process/equipment improvements, and process control systems. May involve the application of knowledge and methods for understanding physical phenomena to achieve specified characteristics and criteria for products and processes (having to do with printing and coating of substrates like glass, ceramic, and polymers). Involves organizational health and safety management systems, procedures, and programs.REQUIRED SKILLS: Good knowledge of processes and equipment related to coating, printing, and measurements. Extrapolates from standard procedures as needed. Seeks and implements supervisory input to resolve new types of problems. Strong level of technical curiosity that will enable unique solutions to technical challenges. High level of fundamental understanding of the process, equipment, and materials to enable the development of cost-effective coating processes. Ability to work in a team-based environment and participate in matrixed project teams. Understand how to integrate commercially available and/or Client-specific process technologies such as material addition and removal, dispensing, and automation equipment intended for manufacturing. Able to effectively leverage external suppliers and system integrators for characterization, qualification, and commissioning of early-stage process equipment/system.DESIRED SKILLS: Positive and goal-focused personality Innovative and technically curious Problem solving and decision making Results-oriented Entrepreneurial spirit and avant-garde vision Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) High commitment level. Experience working with the Scientific and Technology communities. Knowledge of Client's manufacturing processes, especially in glass and ceramics.SOFT SKILLS: Ability to work on a diverse project team Ability to effectively deal with high levels of uncertainty, ambiguity, and change Ability to build new business relationships Ability to work with people from a variety of different technical backgrounds Ability to objectively understand opposing points of view and reach consensus while respecting the Client valuesEDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 3 years of technical discipline experience in printing, surface coatings, inking, part marking, and/or associated metrology (colorimetry, profilometry, optical attributes). HS Required; AAS preferred. High technical aptitude and scientific curiosity
Careerbuilder • New York, U.S.
Responsibilities:The selected candidate will support both asset and water resource teams. The primary responsibility of this person is to manage and interpret datasets regarding induced seismicity. These include private and public seismic arrays, injection models, water injection volumes and 3D seismic data. This candidate must be able to communicate effectively both internal executives as well as external consortia and governing bodies. Secondary responsibilities would include SWD well planning, permitting, drilling, and completions support. Major Functions and Scope:Monitor seismic activity and advise management on findingsActive involvement in SWD planning and risk mitigationAct as a liaison between asset, water resources, legal, and communications teamsUtilize geologic tools such as structural geology, geomechanics and seismic data to risk SWD locationsBuild fault slip potential models to evaluate SWD locationsActively involved in data acquisition, interpretation & application, including developing recommendations and justification for data acquisitionManage data bases and maps outlining SWD permits, critically stressed faults, recent seismic activity, and offset injection volumesActively participate and report back findings from industry consortiums and regulating bodiesEngage with SWD Operations team to understand ongoing field operationsMonitor offset operator disposal activityAct as a mentor to other team members on best practices around induced seismicityLikely to be called upon at night or weekends if activity necessitatesQualifications:MS Degree in Geology, Geophysics, or GeomechanicsStrong understanding of geomechanics requiredStrong understanding of seismicity monitoring requiredMust be able to present scientific concepts across a wide range of audiences both internal and external to EndeavorExperience with seismicity in other US Onshore basis a plusExperience building geomechanical models, 3D reservoir modelling, and/or seismic interpretation would be beneficialMust be a self-starter, motivated, with good organizational & reasoning skillsProficient in Microsoft Office Suite and willing to learn other computer applicationsExperience using Petra and/or Kingdom would be beneficialAbility to work effectively with cross-discipline professionals and individuals at all levels
Receptix • Odessa, U.S.
Mine Specialist - BaroidHalliburton Energy Services, Inc Belle Fourche, SD Full TimeWe are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.Job Duties:Under general supervision, responsible for specific segments of the mine operation and mine design.Performs work which involves mine engineering or geologic field work.Work requires general knowledge of local precedents.Observes and follows all safety rules and procedures, including wearing PPE.Performs other duties and activities as directed.With GPS surveying system, locates and records features on the mine property.Performs record keeping and data entry into the ore deposit database.Qualifications:Completion of an undergraduate degree in Engineering/Geology is required.Two years of experience in mining activities which could include experience in creating drill logs, surveying, proficient in mining specific computer programs such as Autocad, Carlson or Vulcan, familiar with mine designs and ore reserve calculations.Must be willing to work in adverse weather conditions and travel when necessary.World Class Benefits:Medical, dental, vision, coverage in additional to life and disability insurance plansPaid Vacation Days, Paid Holidays and the ability to purchase additional days offRetirement and Savings (401K) Plan with matching contributionFamily Care program including paid time off to care for sick or injured immediate family members, adoption reimbursement, paternal and maternal leave for baby bonding and more. Employee Job Referral Bonus ProgramEmployee Stock Purchase ProgramEducational Assistance
Careerbuilder • Belle Fourche, U.S.
Geotechnical Engineer PE Certified Geotechnical Engineer in Kansas City, Missouri. This position is full-time and comes with a competitive benefits package. As a Geotech Engineer, do you feel boxed in and are looking to broaden your scope of project involvement by developing specific project work scopes, writing proposals to complete those work scopes, provide project management and coordinate with in-house drilling and lab departments, review the boring logs and lab data, and write the reports and recommendations? Are you an Engineer tired of travel? Here you are home most every night! If you are a Geotech Engineer looking to enhance your skill sets and lead projects from initial contact through report completion, this is a great move for you. Responsibilities & Experience: The position requires a deep understanding of soil and rock mechanics in order to assess risks posed by site conditions. Knowledge of the relevant physical/mechanical and chemical properties of these materials is essential. Knowledge of construction industry codes desirable. Candidates should have good communication skills and the ability to work in a team atmosphere. Candidates need to have quality experience writing proposals and reports. Your new engineering firm: A well established and growing mid-sized Geotechnical Engineering firm with a history of long-tenured employees. Our growth provides opportunities to advance. And there is a reason for that – we treat each other like family. What you need to be successful: Familiarity with the Greater Kansas City area’s geology, industry and construction practices Currently licensed Professional Engineer or EIT 3 to 5 years of experience as a Professional Engineer in Geotechnical Engineering An unrelenting passion for amazing our clients Bachelor’s Degree in engineering
Careerbuilder • Kansas City, U.S.
At Nevada Gold Mines, our vision is to be the world’s most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and operating the best assets with the best people. We are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities.Responsibilities:Deployment and maintenance of slope monitoring tools including prisms, radars, vibrating wire piezometers, TDR, etc and the interpretation of the monitoring dataReporting and interpretation of geotechnical data and observationsProviding on-call geotechnical engineering support to operations after hours as neededAssisting with design of excavated slopes and remedial measures as necessaryOther duties as assignedQualifications:Bachelor of Science degree in Geological Engineering, Geology, or related field or equivalent experience requiredOne (1) to five (5) years’ site-based experience in an open pit geotechnical role preferredExcellent safety record with the ability to demonstrate safety leadership requiredTeam leadership, problem solving, and excellent verbal and written communication skills requiredAbility to work outside in varied weather conditions for extended periods of time requiredDemonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of this job requiredWhat We Can Offer YouA comprehensive compensation package including a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization.Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Receptix • Cortez, U.S.