Field Geologist

  Core Drillers
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 1603
Date Posted:Jul 19, 2017
Closing Date:Aug 1, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Mining
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:5 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

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Job Summary:


Duties & Responsibilities:

 Review and assess secondary geological information of Afghanistan and identify potential mineral prospects for further studying.
 Plan and propose suitable methods for reconnaissance, prospection and exploration operations to further study the resources.
 Conduct geological field activities to evaluate mineral prospects and select permissive areas for development.
 Collection of rock samples i.e. sediment sampling, chips sampling, grab sampling, trench and pit sampling, and core sampling and other geo-scientific data at the field.
 Preparation, labeling, description, photographing, and cataloguing of rock samples
 Analyze and interpret geological, geochemical and geophysical information from primary and secondary data sources.
 Prepare geological maps, cross-sectional diagrams, chart and reports using results of field and laboratory researches.
 Developing geological models use different computer software
 Assist in data interpretation and preparation of site work plans, spreadsheets, figures, and technical report in consultation with Core Drillers professionals
 Any other task assign by line director

Job Requirement:

 Bachelor/Master Degree in Geology
 Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in geological field works
 Comprehensive knowledge and understanding about Afghanistan’s geology
 Fluency in English, Pashto, Dari language, Russian language understanding would be an asset
 Excellent knowledge of MS Office, Corel Draw and ArcGIS
 Good team player, quick decision maker, and self starter
 Leadership skill to take over in the field
 Strong analytical skill in order to analyze field data
 Ability of writing technical reports from the field data
 Ability to travel and live in remote areas for field works
 Ability to conduct geological field works in difficult terrains and mountainous regions
 Ability to use basic and specific geological instruments in the field work

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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