Mining Geophysical Data Processor - Part time (15-22.5 hrs)

The successful applicant will join ESG’s Mining and Geotechnical Services Department on a part-time basis. The Geophysical Data Processor will be responsible for providing 24/7 data service to clients around the globe. This individual will be required to have experience in mining and geotechnical data processing and to take initiative in trouble shooting various issues. This position requires someone who is punctual, organized, patient, adaptive, and can conduct some draft report writing. 

Duties and responsibilities include:   

  • Perform seismic data processing from a variety of different mining sites 
  • Participate in some support of developing reports for mining clients 
  • Create, maintain, and update auto report pre-sets 
  • Identify and submit bugs using Bugzilla 
  • Ensure that daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and bi-yearly reports are submitted on time 
  • Adopt lean management principles to initiate more efficient processes 
  • Trouble shoot issues regarding processing, reporting, or client complaints 
  • Provide on call technical support to different clients when needed 
  • Will be required to work various shifts, including rotating weekends (6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10 pm-6 am) and stat holiday shifts and night shifts (10pm-6am) 

Qualifications and Experience:  

  • College or University Degree is required-Geophysics, Geology, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics or related field is an asset
  • Computer background is considered an asset  
  • Comfortable performing repetitive analytical tasks 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills  
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret complex data 
  • Computer hardware/electrical instrumentation proficiency is an asset 
  • Ability to process vague, abstract verbal and written instructions to create effective plans, etc. 
  • Proven skills to interact effectively with volunteers to direct work flow, assess performance and assign duties 
  • Ability to problem solve, answer questions and evaluate results of performance 
  • Ability to follow through and complete overlapping projects 
  • Ability to coordinate multiple projects and programs at the same time 
  • Excellence in English writing and speaking 
  • Willing to work on On-Call request     

Please apply via our ESG Career Centre with resume and cover letter.  We thank all interested applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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