Job Details
  • Reference375675A_1623223542
  • LocationEast Pilbara
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted4 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in our people and our clients. For over fifty years Chandler Macleod has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding talent.
We are committed to developing a diverse workforce and we strongly encourage applications from females, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons.

Chandler Macleod are very proud to be supporting BHP with sourcing multiple Geotechnical Engineers | Core Loggers for their Diamond Core Drilling Team, for sites in the WA Pilbara, starting immediately through until March 2022.

Key accountabilities will include:

  • Sample QAQC, geological and textural logging of RC samples.
  • Analysis of the strata through which a borehole passes by the taking of core samples of both rock and soil
  • Supervision and co-ordination of RC drill rig/s
  • Validation of RC logging
  • Participation in the creation of stratigraphic surfaces based on geological and textural logging, field interpretations.


Qualifications and skills required:

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Geology, Geotechnical or Civil Engineering
  • 2 years experience geotechnical diamond core logging - preferably in Iron Ore
  • Soil and rock logging
  • Strong rig management knowledge
  • Understanding of QAQC processes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be eligible to work in Australia
  • Class C manual WA driver's license

You will proactively demonstrate your commitment to safety by using your experience and judgement to ensure you, and your crew, operate in a safe working manner at all times. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, together with your positive mindset in dealing with work and people, will be highly regarded. Successful applicants must be able to demonstrate professionalism, reliability and medical fitness.

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up-to-date resume highlighting your relevant experience.