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Director of Geology
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
  • Provide coaching and feedback to project geologists on a continuous and ongoing basis as well as periodic formal reviews
  • Keep track of geologists' development of core skills and create opportunities and assignments to enable each geologist to achieve their and the company's professional development objectives
  • Excellence in generative analysis and data aggregation
  • Experience running field programs in a variety of settings and project stages
  • A deep understanding of one or more ore deposit types, and broad expertise in the geochemistry, geophysics, and geology of ore genesis
  • Demonstrated leadership skills including the ability to motivate and inspire others, to share ownership and responsibility for project outcomes, and to work effectively in collaborative, interdisciplinary teams
  • A strong track record of coaching and training geoscientists of varying experience, educational backgrounds and cultures in leading-practice mineral exploration
  • Demonstrated commitment to high standards of health and safety in the workplace
  • An orientation to first-principles thinking and rigor in generating and testing exploration hypotheses
  • A minimum of 15 years experience in the mineral exploration industry
  • Professional Geologist registered in Canada (or eligible to register)
  • An M.Sc. or higher degree in a geoscience field or in a related physical science
  • Insatiable intellectual curiosity
  • Establish and maintain high standards of practice in exploration geology at the company through guidance and coaching to joint geoscience/data science project teams on:
  • Data aggregation, curation, and generating exploration hypotheses
  • Design, planning, and execution of exploration field programs
  • Explore and promote new ways of integrating advanced data science methods and new technologies with leading practice geoscience to advance the state of the art in mineral exploration
  • Contribute to exploration strategy and project reviews as a member of the leadership team of the company
  • Standardize geoscience practice across the organization
  • Demonstrate and encourage safety leadership throughout the company
KoBold Metals

51-200 employees

Sustainable mining solutions