Senior Ore Control Geologist

Elko, Nevada

Post Date: 11/09/2017 Job ID: 15144 Function: Engineering Pay Rate: $80K - $90K

Murray Resources is seeking a  Senior Ore Control Geologist that will  support the U.S. mining operations. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply!


Salary: $80K - $90K

Location: Elko, Nevada


  • Generate monthly mine production and ore reconciliation reports
  • Generate and communicate the stockpile management plan
  • Refine assay sample collection and ore routing criteria
  • Work with corporate engineering groups and consultants
  • Regularly evaluate project value and sensitivity
  • Perform field work and assessments
  • Proactively communicate and intervene as issues arise on a daily basis
  • Supervise Ore Control engineers and geologists, and perform other duties as assigned


  • +5 years demonstrated successful open pit ore control, mine geology, stockpile management and reconciliation experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to interface cross-departmentally within an active mining environment.
  • Demonstrated 3D correlation, wire-framing and solid modelling experience using a geological modelling software package.
  • Demonstrated experience in generating 2D plans and sections using mine planning software package.
  • Demonstrated experience in applying geostatistics in ore control.
  • Demonstrated ability in generating ore control strategy and implementing geometallurgy and ore reconciliation practices.
  • Demonstrated ability in engaging and managing drilling, assay laboratory, down-hole survey, and other contractors.
  • Demonstrated ability in engaging, managing and leading consultants providing technical support to ore control programs.
  • Demonstrated ability in budgeting and managing sectional finances.
  • Demonstrated ability in submitting timely and effective routine reports.
  • Demonstrated talent management capability.
  • Experience in mining and ore controlling Carlin style and related structurally controlled gold deposits.



Ryan Haywood

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