Job Details
  • Reference362974A_1599631790
  • LocationEast Pilbara
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted19 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 Fortescue Metals Group with sourcing multiple Rig Geologists seeking a platform to a long term career in WA mining geology, with duties including GPS survey, logging diamond core, supervising diamond drill rigs, rehabilitation, technical reporting, supervising field teams, and logistical planning of exploration programmes.

This represents an excellent opportunity for a keen and hard working Geo with full training and mentoring provided to ensure longevity in your chosen career path.

Fortescue Metals Group village accommodation is of a high standard and includes air-conditioned rooms with a television. You will also have access to a gym, swimming pool, sporting facilities, wet mess, convenience store, Wi-Fi and Telstra mobile phone coverage.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • BSc (Geology)
  • 1-3 years' post-grad experience working as a Geologist in WA
  • All geology experience highly regarded.
  • Experience with drill supervision (AC, RC and Diamond)
  • Advanced IT and computer skills, including advanced working knowledge of database management, MS Excel
  • Planning, organisational, scheduling and coordination skills
  • Valid C-class driver's licence
  • Ability to pass a Pre-employment Medical including a Drug and Alcohol Screen
  • Current National Police Check


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.