Temporary Geophysicist

We assume that you share our basic values; enthusiasm, responsibility and personal commitment. In Boliden, all employees are actively involved in achieving a safe and good work environment and Health & safety issues are top priority. Boliden Mines staff function has approximately 300 employees and includes, among other departments: HR & Sustainability, Finance, Technology, Business Development and Exploration.

Work duties
Exploration involves identifying, investigating and prioritizing areas in order to locate mineral deposits. Mineral reserves and mineral resources are the basis of a mining company's operations. Boliden's exploration focuses on ores that contain zinc, copper and precious metals. Exploration Geophysics is a department within Boliden Mines Exploration, whose main task is to contribute to various near mine and field exploration projects, conduct geophysical surveys, geophysical data interpretation and development of methods and instruments.

As a Geophysicist at the Exploration Geophysics department You will plan, implement and supervise geophysical field campaigns, and evaluate, secure and interpret data from these investigations. You will be responsible for the completion of geophysical investigations within your project areas, and will evaluate and report the results. You will also provide advice and support to other geophysicists, geologists, field technicians, contractors and consultants.

The position is a temporary for 12 months, starting from October 2019, based in Boliden, Sweden.

Education and qualifications
A B.Sc. degree or higher in geophysics is required, along with an understanding of the use of potential field and electromagnetic methods in mineral exploration. Experience in the mining industry as well as knowledge and skills in modeling and interpretation packages (e.g. Geosoft, Maxwell) is expected. 

You are proficient in written and spoken English, are result oriented, flexible and can work independently.  A driving license, category B (for car), or the equivalent, is mandatory.

For more information please contact Kirsi McGimpsey, Manager Exploration Geophysics phone +46 910 77 40 69,

Trade union information
Holger Rilinger (SACO), tel. 
+46 910-70 57 59, Andreas Mårtensson (Unionen), tel. +46 910-77 42 39, Peter Markström (Ledarna), tel. +46 910-77 40 09.

We strive to achieve diversity among our employees and therefore welcome all applicants. Your application will be processed in accordance with the GDPR. Any questions regarding your application should be directed to Peter Sundkvist, Human Resources, tel. +46 70-300 99 99.

Contact from recruitment and staffing companies, and media sales persons is declined without exception since Boliden manages the entire recruitment process itself.

Applications will be considered following the latest date for application which is 31 MAY 2019

Boliden is a metals company with a focus on sustainable development. Our roots are Nordic, but our business is global.  The company’s core competence is within the fields of exploration, mining, smelting and metals recycling. Boliden has a total of approximately 5,700 employees and a turnover of SEK 50 billion. Its shares is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm, segment Large Cap.

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Sista ansökningsdag : 31 maj . Arbetsort : Boliden . Publicerat : 13 maj

Kategorier : Naturvetenskap & Forskning

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