Chief Resource Geologist (Porphyry Copper / Resource Modeling / JORC / IRG Mineralisation Systems) – Sudan

Location: Khartoum, Sudan, Sudan
Date Posted: 13-08-2018
Reference Number: JAM
Job Description:
An experienced exploration professional with a strong resource modeling background, with specific experience in porphyry copper mineralisation and IRG systems is required for the role of Chief Resource Geologist. The role will be responsible for generating and maintaining 3D geological resource models, with the objective of defining Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves    
  • Development of appropriate 3D geological/ resources/ reserve models as inputs for Mineral Resource estimation, feasibility studies and mine planning exercises
  • Assist in refining exploration programs from Resources modeling point of view
  • Ongoing geostatistical modeling of exploration data
  • Assist with the management of the company’s geological database as required
  • Assistance with the preparation of internal and external reports
  • Assist in annual budgets as required
  • Implement training and mentoring programs for exploration geologists and other staff
  • Monitoring of geological staff with regards to 3D modeling activities
  • Management of geological and logistical contracts when required
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Minimum BSC degree in Earth Sciences or Geology from a reputable tertiary institution
  • An MSC degree advantageous  
  • Minimum 8 - 10 years’ mineral exploration experience and resource modeling experience
  • A minimum 5 years of direct 3D resources modeling experience, with a proven track record in production of resource models
  • A member of a recognized professional organization
  • Experience with a wide range of grade estimation techniques
  • Experience with application of advanced geostatistical methods
  • Competent in the design, implementation and management of mineral exploration programs
  • Well versed in the industry reporting codes such as JORC
  • Strong experience with 3D modeling software programs
  • Experience in porphyry copper mineralisation systems
  • Good knowledge of mineral deposit models and metallogenic modelling techniques
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Rotation is 9/3
  • Business class flights to and from site
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James Midlane  
Senior Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining

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