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Lincoln Strategic

Our client is a global base metals company with a wide spectrum of exploration and production projects in North America, Australia and Europe. They are recruiting for a Sr. Production Geologist for their flagship zinc operation in Tennessee.


  • Grade Control activities – face and muck pile grading.
  • Overseeing ore production – record daily tons & grade, mined ore reconciliation.
  • Dilution Planning and Tracking of Dilution Data.
  • Ore Interpretation - stope and development mapping, cross sections.
  • Plan, implement, and record subsurface long hole drilling programs.
  • Compilation and reconciliation of monthly mined and milled resources/reserve.
  • Daily interaction with Mine Superintendent, Mine General Foreman and Short Term Mine Planner with regards to planning and mining activities.
  • Panning and XRF analysis of long hole drill cuttings as needed.
  • Import drill hole data and create mine models using the MineSight software program.
  • Updating Mine quarterly Resource in MineSight program
  • Liaise with subsurface Drilling Contractors.
  • Mentor trainee/graduate Geologists.

Experience & Qualifications

  • B.S. in Geology.
  • 3-5 years subsurface production geology experience in mining role.
  • Experience in geological modelling software packages, preferably MineSight.
  • Exposure to geostatistical resource estimation techniques and block modelling.
  • Exposure to a broad range of drilling techniques.
  • Good practical understanding of underground mining methods
  • Ability to coordinate the delivery of Geological processes.
  • Results driven achiever with exemplary planning, organization, communication and leadership skills.
  • Strong project management abilities.

Job reference : JOB-13028

    • Job type: Full-time
    • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
    • Date posted:
    • Pay:$- $ per hour