Resource Geologist


MRC Corp

Resource Geologist Elko, Nevada

As the Resource Geologist you will have the following General Responsibilities:

  • Conduct short-range and mid-range computerized modeling of gold occurrence derived from varied data sources to include drill data (core, RC, cubex, etc) muck samples, channel/chip samples of ribs and faces
  • Compile and integrate underground geologic mapping into the modeling procedure
  • Compile and integrate underground drift advance “round” assay maps into the modeling procedure
  • Underground examinations and mapping of areas applicable to short-range modeling
  • For generating improvements in the Geology Department and to promote and assist the mine in transformation, consistent with current and future initiatives of the company
  • Work closely with the mining contractor technical support personnel, as well as with JCG mine operation technical support personnel in providing services in support of mining operations in attaining prescribed company goals and initiatives
  • Work closely with all other departments in attaining prescribed company goals and initiatives
  • Weekly reporting of status and progress of modeling exercises
  • Any/all other duties as assigned

 Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Preferred SkillsB.SC. in Geology or related field
  • 1-3 years resource modeling experience
  • Experience in and/or exposure to mesothermal gold deposits (preference given to Carlin Type sediment hosted gold deposits)
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills utilizing mining/exploration software (preferably Vulcan)
  • Strong Oral and Written communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills reflecting a positive work attitude, self-motivator and willingness to work in a team environment
  • Commitment to working in a safe and responsible manner

The qualified Resource Geologist will have the following requirements:

  • Understanding of systems and process analysis, forecasting and improvement
  • Experience working with teams
  • Effective communication with other departments and leadership


Robert Schultz, President MRC Corp

MRC – Executive Search for Mining Professionals

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