Minerals Geologist

  • Ecology and Environment, Inc.
  • Lakewood, CO, USA
  • Jan 08, 2019
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology

Job Description

Gustavson Associates LLC, a subsidiary of Ecology and Environment, Inc., is seeking an experienced Minerals Geologist in our Lakewood, CO office. This position will be responsible for providing support for a variety of geological modeling and mineral resource estimation projects.  Our successful candidate will have a broad knowledge of physical and economic geology with strong analytical and computing skills.   The ability to work effectively in a multifunctional team is key.


·         Provide geologic and structural interpretation and modeling services

·         Geologic database and QA/QC review in advance of resource modelling efforts

·         Statistical and geostatistical analysis of sample/drill hole data

·         Construction of computerized models of ore deposits and analysis of ore deposits from both a depositional and economic viewpoint

·         Understand mining methods sufficiently to interpret the adequacy of a model for the proposed mine production

·         Preparation of written presentations including memoranda, large reports, and client presentations


·         Bachelor’s degree in Geology or Geologic Engineering

·         Minimum of 5 years’ experience including relevant experience in an operating mine or exploration group

·         An understanding of mine operational reality and the ability to analyze conflicting points of view

·         The conceptual understanding of the work required to initiate and complete analytical studies

·         Solid understanding of data and database structure as related to geological drilling databases

·         Excellent computer skills including  proficiency in a computerized mine modeling system (i.e., GEMS, MineSight, Datamine, Vulcan, or another related system) and proficiency in Microsoft 2010 Office Excel, Outlook, and Word

·         Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, leadership, and client interaction/communication skills

·         Ability to establish respect, trust and teamwork with the ability to work independently and as part of a team

·         An achievement-oriented and highly motivated individual with a high degree of attention to detail

·         Ability to travel to support business needs

·         Fluency in English is required; proficiency in a second language is a plus.

We are a global network of engineers, geologists and appraisers, dedicated to working with our clients to develop technically sound, science-based solutions to safe, efficient, and economic resource development and mining operations. Candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S.; Visa sponsorship will not be provided. Please view our website at www.ene.com to apply on-line. Local candidates preferred.

Ecology and Environment, Inc. is an EO and AA employer – M/F/Vets/Disabled/and other protected categories.

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