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Mineral Inventory Geoscientist

Job ID26-BA-59-25-A6-DB
CompanyMinistry Of Energy, Mines And Low Carbon Innovation
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2021-11-24
Posted Until2021-12-21
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryEngineering
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Ministry of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation: Victoria

Mineral Inventory Geoscientist

The Mineral Inventory Geoscientist is a technical expert on mineral resources in British Columbia. The position liaises with industry, the general public and government clients to maximize efficient and effective use of the MINFILE database and web applications. This role conducts research on emerging theories and technologies in mineral mapping and mineral resource assessments and develops new methods for resource data collection, updating, application, and analysis.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

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Qualifications for this role include:

• Registered or immediately eligible for registration, as a fully licensed Professional Geoscientist with the Engineers and Geoscientists of BC.
• Master’s degree or higher in earth science or related field and a minimum of 2 years related experience*; OR
• Bachelor’s degree in earth science or related field and a minimum of 4 years related experience*.
*Related experience must include mineral exploration, mining geology, geological mapping, or related, of which a minimum of two years has been in Canada.
• Experience with GIS tools, database systems, and graphic packages to produce maps and data products
• Experience managing projects and supervising contractors.
• Experience in interpersonal, oral and written communication and presentation to technical audiences.
• Experience in the compilation, evaluation, and interpretation of geology, mineral resources, mineral deposits, geochemistry, or Quaternary geology.
Salary$68,008.54 - $85,592.73 annually
How To ApplyClick " Apply Now" For more information, and to apply online by December 21, 2021