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Specialist Geological Database

Date: 21-Jul-2021

Location: Hotazel, Northern Cape, ZA, 8490

Company: South32 Group Operations Pty. Ltd.


The purpose of the role is to manage and maintain the integrity of the geological database HMM Operations


  • Serious contenders will have background in database management with a relevant degree in geology or computing; Computer literacy in MS Office Suite and Geobank is essential;
  • In depth knowledge of the principles of exploration, mining and resource geology is essential;
  • Knowledge of sampling theory and sampling techniques is desirable;
  • Experience engaging with stakeholders both within the team and throughout the wider business is essential.


  • Manages the import, validation and maintenance of the geological database to ensure data integrity;
  • Provides valid geological information as an input into geological and resource modelling;
  • Monitors and regularly reports QA/QC performance;
  • Assists with the development and support of exploration work programmed.


Please apply online by entering the preferred position reference nr at our website http://careers.south32.net

Applications close 03 August 2021 at 17H00.

South32 has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility.