Field Geologist - Contract
Pray & Company HR and Business Solutions, LLC Yuma, AZ
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
The Field Geologist/Exploration Geologist is responsible for geological mapping and sampling the companys extensive property on a contract basis. The successful candidates must have a desire to work in the field and be able to learn and follow scientific method. The candidate will study the composition of the land and survey to understand the changes over time. The data will then be interpreted and conveyed through reporting. The Field Geologist/Exploration Geologist will report to the Chief Geologist.
Conduct geological mapping on our 5,100 acre land package and other prospects as required.
Identify and describe in the field lithology, hydrothermal alteration, economic mineral assemblages and structural controls.
Contribute to the geochemical survey campaign performing sample collection, database management and adding to the interpretations.
Conduct geological core logging as required.
Use of a handheld GPS Device.
Follow QA/QC protocols and laboratory procedures.
Prepare maps, sections and drawings for reporting and presenting.
Contribute to the report production process using interpretations and recommendations.
Perform data entry by utilizing a computer and Microsoft Office software package, GIS Software, Leapfrog and AutoCAD.
Perform all work in a safe and healthful manner in compliance with Companys safety and environmental policies and procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
B.S Science in Geology with at least one year of exploration experience preferred.
Understanding of ore deposits and hydrothermal alteration including LS epithermal systems.
Good understanding of structural geology and data collection.
Experience working in field setting including conducting studies in Volcanic terrain desirable.
Ability to follow up on and take action on results.
Good data management skills.
Proven ability to solve operational problems and be resourceful.
Ability to take initiative and work in team or independently in a results-oriented environment.
Positive attitude and ability to contribute to our healthy work environment.
Possess a valid drivers license.
Working Knowledge of Microsoft office (Excel, Word, Outlook), GIS software, Leapfrog (desirable), AutoCAD, Vulcan, etc..
Regularly lift and carry 55 lbs. in weight; occasionally up to 75 lbs. as needed
Possess physical strength, stamina and dexterity for repeatedly lifting and moving, stooping, standing, walking, bending and working in varying weather conditions at various remote sites.