Senior geologist at Zinkgruvan Mining

Zinkgruvan Mining, located in a beautiful environment close to nature, is looking for a senior mine geologist. We are looking for someone to be one of the specialists in our company working with mining operation together with the colleagues on the mine technical services team. If Security, Respect, Integrity and Excellence are important to you, you will thrive in this role and workplace.

About the position

You will be a part of the geology team, a team of senior and junior geologist and technicians. Among the group’s main responsibilities are infill- and conversion drilling, modelling, logging and sample prep. As a senior mine geologist you will be a key player in the contact between geology, planning and production. You will, among other tasks, work with planning and evaluation of diamond drilling, estimation and validation of short-term models and support to the junior geologist on the team.

The role includes
• Planning and evaluation of diamond drilling (infill and conversion)
• Modelling in Leapfrog
• Daily contact with planning engineers to optimize planning and production
• Estimation and validation of short-term models
• Core logging
• Support and mentoring

Zinkgruvan offers the opportunity to work closely with the production operation with highly skilled colleagues in an international company. We are a profitable and growing company in a high-tech industry where there is plenty of opportunity to develop. The position offers an important role on the mine technical team.

Your profile

We are looking for a candidate with an MSc in geology and 10 years of experience from the mining industry. Experience using Leapfrog and Deswik is an advantage.

The work requires that you to take responsibility, have good collaborative skills and a willingness to lead and develop others. You have the ability for and aim to have a holistic approach.

You speak and write Swedish and English fluently.

About the organisation

Zinkgruvan is an underground mine with a long production history since 1857. The operation is comprised of the underground mine, a processing plant, and other associated infrastructure. Zinkgruvan produces concentrates with zinc, lead and copper, metals of crucial importance to a modern society. This makes us an important player in climate change. At Zinkgruvan Mining, we combine long-term sustainability with digital development and proud tradition.

Zinkgruvan Mining is located just outside Askersund, close to both nature and the city. We are Sweden’s oldest and southernmost operating mine and employ 450 workers in a wide range of professional roles. We offer a good working environment with varied tasks and great development opportunities, including internationally.

Zinkgruvan Mining is part of the Lundin Mining Corporation with headquarters in Toronto, Canada and operations worldwide.

Selection is ongoing, so apply now.



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