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Accounting & Administration / Exploration & Geoscience

Geological Database Administrator
Full Time

Job Overview

Job Overview

This position has already been filled

This position has already been filled

About the company

Gold Road Resources is a well-funded, highly successful and dynamic ASX listed mid-tier gold producing and exploration company that thrives on unlocking potential in all aspects of our organisation.

Gold Road discovered Australia’s newest Tier 1 gold mine, Gruyere, in 2013 and are proud to have reached commercial production with our Joint Venture partner Gold Fields Australia, in 2019, only 6 years from the discovery of Gruyere. We are now focused on discovering new world-class gold deposits in support of our growth ambitions.

We’re looking for people who are ready to grow through opportunity, working within an engaged and high functioning team, that is welcoming, fun, energetic and passionate about geology, and fully believes in making further World Class gold discoveries. If that sounds like you, please consider Gold Road Resources for the next adventure in your career.

About the role

Gold Road is looking for a highly motivated Geological Database Administrator who will play a key role in supporting the Discovery & Growth team.  Reporting to the Geological Systems Superintendent, the Geological Database Administrator will be responsible for the management, maintenance and continuous improvement of the Company’s geological database, storage, and associated reporting systems. This role has a focus on providing industry-leading field and drilling-related data collection and validation, through to end-user troubleshooting and reporting.

This role is offered on a permanent basis in our West Perth office, with travel to the site and other locations as required.

Key Responsibilities

Broadly, your key responsibilities will include:

Geological Database

  • Maintaining and enhancing;
  • Field and office geological data collection, storage systems and networks;
  • Systems and reporting procedures that will ensure geological information satisfies relevant statutory requirements (e.g., JORC, ASIC).

Geological Database Innovation and Development

  • Providing support in the investigation and implementation of advanced data science and analysis initiatives;
  • Assisting in the evaluation and implementation of new geological software and systems;

Support and Training

  • Providing support and mentoring to the Discovery and Growth team on geological database and software issues.

About yourself

The ideal candidate will have:

  • BSc degree in Computer Science, Geology, or a related discipline;
  • 2 – 5+ years’ experience with a high level of proficiency and ability to understand, edit and write SQL queries, stored procedures, and functions on Microsoft SQL Server platforms.

Desirable experience:

  • Experience with geological, GIS and 3D software;
  • Experience working with geological relational database systems, including data management, compilation and validation;
  • Exposure to mining or exploration demonstrating a good understanding of geology workflows, requirements, and data (QAQC quality controls specifically).

What we offer you

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a mid-tier gold producer and explorer with a track record for achieving results.

We are committed to your personal and professional development and are invested in ensuring you gain extensive experience within the industry.

Gold Road embraces diversity and inclusion and is always open to new ideas and innovative thinking in our working environment.

To register your interest in this position, please apply online.  Recruitment for this role will close by Thursday 18 November 2021, however we do reserve the right to commence recruitment proceedings earlier.

This opportunity is currently only open to candidates working within Australia and who have proven working rights.

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