Golden Star Resources Ghana: Group Chief Geologist

Posted on :

11 Sep, 2010

Category :

Engineering Jobs in Ghana, Mining Jobs in Ghana

Golden Star Resources (GSR) is a growing mining Company with two operating mines in Ghana r Golden Star (Bogoso/Prestea) Limited and Golden Star (Wassa) Limited and other projects at various stages of development.

Location               Bogoso/Prestea

Job Status           Full-time

Education            University degree

Experience         10 years

Job Expires         30 Sep, 2010

Job Description


Develop and maintain, in collaboration with others, relevant written group-wide standards, guidelines and metrics lor the mine geology including operational ore control and sampling, data management, mine mapping, ore mineralogy and reconcffiation practices;

Lead and manage the surface Mine Geology Community of practice;

Liaise wtth contacts within the GSR business units and the global mining industry to identify and maintain awareness of leading practices to mine geology, including opportunities for Mure technical improvement;

Coordinate Sie annual reserve reporting process, internal and external resource modelling audits;

Provide geological input regarding ore quality, ore types and expected Implications of ore body composition for the processing/metallurgy department;

Conduct and overee© on-site evaluations of project properties in order to estimate size and tenure of contained ore bodies;

Prepare projects tor production through organization and completion of drilling, geologic modelling,    metallurgy, gee-technical and scheduling programs; v

Contribute to the strategic direction of mine geology technology research priorities;

Perform any other related duties that may be assigned

Remuneration: Attractive conditions of service will be offered to successful applicants

Required Skills or Experience



Degree in Geology or Geological Engineering with at least ten (10) years on hands on experience with reputable organisations

Extensive experience in multiple styles of mineralisation with specific responsibility for mine geology, or control, reconciliation and resource modeling

Deep and current technical understanding of resource and grade control practices, technology, systems and tools

Sound knowledge of geology and exploration environments

Proficient in technical report writing

Excellent presentation, people management and communication skills

Able to work efficiently and effectively in a virtual team environment with global focus

Excellent organisational, planning and people management


Must possess valid Ghanaian drivers’ license.

How To Apply

Applications indicating contact telephone numbers/current e-mail address together with detailed CV and copies of relevant academic documents should be forwarded to: [email protected] or

The Human Resource & Adminstration Manager

Golden Star

(Bogoso/Prestea) Limited

P. O. Box 16075


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