Job Description

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Golder has a new opportunity for a Senior Mining Geologist to join our Mining Engineering Stability Team on a full time basis based in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The Senior Mining Geologist will oversee projects relating to Mine Engineering and Stability. The position is part of the Mining group and will focus on business development, technical delivery and providing leadership to more junior members of the team
Key duties and responsibilities include:
· Work collaboratively with other senior members of the Golder Mining team to implement the business growth strategy;
· Develop and maintain relationships with a broad client base;
· Conduct site based geological fieldwork;
+ Auditing, technical reviews and due diligence;
+ Geological modelling;
+ Mining geology, grade control, reconciliation and sampling studies;
+ Resource/Reserve estimation;
+ Technical report writing;
+ Project Management
+ Establish linkages with other business units to support and enhance service delivery
· Achieve and maintain a chargeability to be agreed with your line manager and reviewed annually or as determined by specific business need.
+ Learn and provide leadership in applying Golder's Code of Conduct and Health & Safety Programs in all aspect of consulting and project planning, management and execution
· Work collaboratively with the technical disciplines to troubleshoot, resolve project-related issues and liaise with the client as needed;
· Encourage and actively promote cross-selling of Golder services;
· _Project and client based travel, working away both in the UK and overseas, the frequency and duration of this will depend on business and client need_ ;
· Demonstrate health and safety leadership, promoting a safe working environment and an interdependent health and safety culture. Set a positive example to others through identifying and eliminating workplace safety hazards and acting in the spirit of our health and safety policy and procedures at all times;
· Act as a visible role model of Golder’s culture, demonstrating values and behaviors consistent with our Code of Conduct and Values; and
_·_ Consistently demonstrate and visibly lead a strong commitment to Golder’s Equality Policy.
This job description describes the principal purpose and main elements of the job. It is a guide to the nature of the main duties as they currently exist but it is not intended as a wholly comprehensive or permanent schedule of tasks. The post holder is expected to work flexibly and respond positively to changing business needs.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience:
· Degree qualified within geology, or a related field
· Registered Chartered/Professional or Member of a related professional body
· Proven mining, resource and consultancy experience
· Good knowledge of both underground and open pit mining
· Ability to deliver well written, competent technical reports
· High level communication and presentation skills
· High level project management experience
· Fluent in English with fluency in other languages (e.g. Afrikaans, Portuguese and French ) an asset
Your benefits at Golder will include:
· Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
· Option to purchase shares in Golder
· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
· Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
· Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
· On the job training, mentoring and coaching
· Global projects and travel opportunities
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
Golder is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Title: *Senior Mining Geologist *
Location: *ZAF-WATERFALL *
Requisition ID: *19000161 *
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