Exploration Geologist

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka


We are seeking an Exploration Geologist to join our growing technical team. The ideal candidate will be someone who has practical field experience with base metals exploration and drilling (RC & Core) program.

Reporting to the Exploration Manager, the candidate will work very closely with the technical team at the company’s property in Luapula Province, Zambia.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with the technical services team on the exploration (geological mapping, remote sensing, geophysics including but not limited to Magnetics, Resistivity, IP, SP etc.) and drilling (RC, Core etc.) program including but not limited to data collection, data processing & interpretation via technical software, technical reviews of mineral properties, monitoring drilling progress, core logging, up-to-date plotting and interpretation of drill sections, implementing and monitoring of relevant workflows and procedures (QA/QC etc.)
  • Contribute to comprehensive exploration targets and plans including compilation of historical data, managing and analysing site database, surface sampling and mapping, and historical core reviews
  • Assist with the technical aspects of the Company’s projects including but not limited to QA/QC for exploration activities, exploration program plan, supervision, and implementation, resource modelling and engineering, due diligence and data auditing, economic assessments etc.
  • Contribute to geological interpretation of structures information and deposits including data compilation, integration and 3D modelling
  • Manage standards and procedures when generating and analysing data
  • Prepare scheduled drilling reports and other reports as required to highlight key progress
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Geology
  • Minimum 5 years of progressive experience in a similar role with significant exposure to operations within the mining industry
  • Registered Professional Geologist in Zambia
  • Practical field experience with exploration and evaluation techniques
  • Knowledge of mining software package, i.e. Global Mapper, Leapfrog, ArcGIS, MapInfo, AutoCAD, QGIS, Oasis Montage, SURPAC etc.
  • Must be dynamic, self-motivated with demonstrated leadership and managerial experience
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Highly adaptable and flexible to ever changing high-demand work environment

Job Demands/Physical Requirements:

  • Travels to other destinations for potential projects may be required

Deadline:  10th July 2024

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@mayikoinfra.com

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