Principal Resource Geologist, Almaty, Kazakhstan

SRK Almaty
14th Floor 77 Kunayev St. Park View Office Tower Almaty, Kazakhstan 050010
+7 (727) 3210101

 Key Technical Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluation of exploration properties, exploration status reviews, sampling studies and exploration programme management.
  • Collecting, recording and cataloguing of geological samples; core logging, QA-QC (Quality Assurance-Quality Control) analysis and interpretation of results and compilation of formal technical geological reports.
  • Evaluation of laboratories used for sample analysis and relevant analysis of Quality Assurance-Quality Control (QA-QC) measures.
  • Undertaking Mineral Resource estimates using 3D computer methodologies for projects at various stages of development in accordance with international best practices.
  • Preparing Mineral Resource estimate reports in line with international reporting code guidelines, i.e. JORC (2012), NI 43-101.
  • Conducting Mineral Resource (and possibly Ore Reserve) audits associated with multi-disciplinary studies in Technical Audits or Competent Persons Reports levels.

Essential Requirements of the role include:

  • Degree or equivalent in a Geology related subject with appreciable experience gained in an international environment
  • Professional registration with a recognised international body e.g. AUSIMM, AIG, Geological Society.
  • Detailed knowledge of international Mineral Resource and Reserve Reporting Codes
  • Competence in one or more software packages such as Datamine, Surpac, Gemcom, Micromine, Leapfrog, or Vulcan
  • Significant experience signing off on Mineral Resource Estimates as a Competent / Qualified Person
  • Proven business development and marketing skills
  • Excellent report and proposal writing skills requiring native English language (verbal and written) skills
  • Proven track record of bringing projects in on time, within budget and to the client’s
  •  satisfaction
  • Awareness of health and safety.
  • Experience of working with a variety of commodities






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