Asanko Gold Ghana Limited Ghana Ltd Vacancies

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26 Oct, 2016

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Asanko Gold Ghana Limited Ghana Ltd. (“AGGL”) is a fully-owned subsidiary of Asanko Gold Inc., a company which has built the Asanko Gold Mine, Ghana’s newest gold mine. The vision of Asanko is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all stakeholders. AGGL is seeking to employ a suitable qualified person to fill the role below. This is a permanent position with a competitive work roster. Remuneration package includes attractive salary and performance based incentive payments.

This is a challenging and professionally rewarding opportunity that will allow the successful candidate to demonstrate his/her abilities.

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Geologist – Open Pit

Key Responsibilities:

•   Contribute to the achievement of high standards of performance by the Company in the management of safety, health and the environment, particularly within the position’s discipline.
•   Using Grade Control drilling and other relevant Resource data to create/build geological and mineral resource models by employing computer based resource evaluation techniques for geological, drilling and Short Term Mine Planning;
•   Effect the application of the grade control geological models for ore polygon delineation, as part of an ongoing proactive dilution control;
•   Submit required reports on Ore delineation and availability in all open pits;
•   Maintain a pit geological map, that is updated monthly, and integrated with the overall deposit geological model;
•   Oversee and Supervise Grade Control sampling activities and Grade Control Drill hole logging;
•   Sections plotting and interpretation;
•   Maintenance of quality control systems;
•   Train and direct staff in all facets of open pit geological procedures;
•   Conduct performance evaluation and appraisal for staff in the discipline where appropriate;

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Minimum of Degree in Geology or Geological Engineering;
•   Member of Ghana Institute of Geo-scientist;
•   A minimum of 6 years experience in similar role in the mining industry preferably in large open pits operations;
•   Must be conversant with the Mining Act and related regulations of the Republic of Ghana, and be able to interpret and apply these laws and regulations;
•   Familiar with modern geological technologies and practices;
•   Good report writing skill and clearly define project goals and delivered on time and on budget;
•   Excellent computer skills in geological soft wares;
•   Leadership experience and a strong desire to coach and develop others;
•   Well-developed oral and written communication skills;
•   Leadership experience and a strong desire to coach and develop others;
•   Good interpersonal skills and ability to interact with people of diverse cultures;
•   Must possess a valid Ghanaian driving license and have the ability to drive in rough terrain;
•   Ability to work under pressure.

Selection Process

Eligible candidates will be selected after the interview process and evaluated for suitability in terms of behavioral characteristics, organisational fit, capability to work with the relevant complexity of work and ability to establish and maintain a positive and engaging culture with all stakeholders.


Location: Ghana

How To Apply For The Job

When applying, please follow the guidelines below to maximize the success of your application:

•   Please put the job title you are applying for in the email subject line
•   Include an introductory paragraph in your covering letter explaining why you believe you are suited to the role you are applying for
•   Limit your CV to 4 pages
•   Your CV must include demographic detail, qualifications, work experience and a minimum of two referees
•   List your most recent positions first
•   Include copies of relevant, original certificates and academic records

Applications, together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications, should be submitted by the deadline date to:

Unit Manager – HR Administration,
Asanko Gold Ghana Limited
No. 4, Sir ArkuKorsah Road,
Airport Residential Area,
P. O. Box CT 6153,

Or email:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 31 October, 2016

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