Grade Control Geologist at B2GOLD NAMIBIA

Posted by | April 29, 2023 | Engineering Jobs

Grade Control Geologist (12 Months Fixed Term Contract)

Listing reference: b2gld_000122
Apply by: 11 May 2023
Position summary
Industry: Mining & Quarrying
Job category: Geology
Location: Otjiwarongo
Contract: Fixed Term Contract
EE position: No
The purpose of this position is to technically guide, plan and manage the logistics of the Grade Control RC drilling program.
Job description
Performing Grade Control tasks
• Plan drilling holes and drilling schedules, including overseeing the execution of the drilling schedules
• Participate in short and medium-term mine planning
• Ensure that drill patterns are properly marked out
• Ensure adequate drilling coverage of ore zones
• Log drill chipping and core into the database
• Ensure proper preparation of drilling sites before drilling commences
• Produce progress reports on the drilling process and schedule
• Analyse and interpret geological data using computer software such as MineSight and Leapfrog
• Produce Grade Control models in time for ore mark-up generation
• Undertake data analysis to improve understanding of grade distributions and controls on mineralisation
• Ensure grade control estimation and ore perimeter designs to incorporate all available relevant assay and drill hole logging data
• Ensure that drilling and assays are in sequence with the mining plan
• Undertake ore loss and dilution control studies, including reconciliation, to understand the impact of decisions taken during grade control estimation
• Perform other duties as required in support of the Company objectives
Safety, Health and Environment
• Ensure compliance with all B2Gold Safety, Health and Environmental policies and procedures
• Actively participate in safety and toolbox meetings and conduct a monthly safety inspection of the work area
• Report all unsafe acts and conditions as well as injuries, accidents, equipment damage and near-miss incidents to the supervisor promptly
• Wear and maintain the PPE appropriate to the task and area while on duty
Minimum requirements
• Minimum Grade 12 (NQF Level 4)
• Minimum B Degree in Geology (NQF Level 7)
• Minimum three years relevant experience
• Code B driver’s license

Closing date: May 11, 2023


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2 Responses to “Grade Control Geologist at B2GOLD NAMIBIA”

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  2. Comment made by MUKUMBI FILIMINGU on May 7th 2023 at 10:46 pm:

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