Colombia | South America
Job Code: 6454
A junior well funded gold exploration company with aggressive growth plans is looking for a self starter to drive its first South American project. This is an excellent opportunity to join a company with a strong management team and solid projects.
Exploration Project Manager Role
The Exploration Project Manager will provide technical leadership on preparatory work on drill sites, mobilize drill contractors and commence exploration drilling. The incumbent will ensure the drilling programs meet all targets from both a production and safety perspective. The Exploration Manager must have the ability to identify all on site exploration requirements and be able to effectively manage an exploration camp including supply and logistical requirements. This will include acquiring resources, overseeing drill geologists and database personnel and tracking progress to deliver projects according to the plan. He or she will be self-motivated, ambitious and resilient with a history of successful managing new exploration projects.
Exploration Project Manager Experience and Skill Set Requirements
A degree in Geology and will be a registered professional geologist with a minimum of 10 years of experience in mineral exploration and project management including exploration experience in South America.
Competence in managing project work on time and within budget.
Demonstrated ability to provide organizational and logistical direction.
Experience in management of drilling programs and contractors.
Computer literacy in spreadsheet and databases and GIS software.
Fluency in Spanish and English preferred.
Previous exploration experience in Colombia will be highly regarded.
Self motivated and results driven.
All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.
Package and employment conditions negotiable for the right candidate although preference will be shown for candidates willing to be residential.
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