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Senior Geologist - SA Digital Explanatory Notes
Department for Energy and Mining
Job reference: 511525
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

The Department for Energy and Mining is committed to building a diverse and flexible culture. We encourage and welcome all applications from women, diverse community groups and ages, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with disabilities.

About the opportunity:

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Senior Geologist – SA Digital Explanatory Notes. 

About us:
The Department for Energy and Mining (DEM) leads the global transformation economy, overseeing the responsible mining and production of the minerals, metals and fuels of the future, to safely and sustainably generate the energy and low carbon products of the future.

Our low-cost power, leading regulation system and culture of innovation is leading to the decarbonisation of industry, new modern manufacturing opportunities, increased employment and greater prosperity and security for the people of South Australia.

Key selection criteria:
Please only address the dot points listed below in your application

  • Technical and professional competence relevant to the role and keeps up to date with relevant changes in technical knowledge relevant to the role
  • Demonstrated ability to work under reduced professional direction; learn new skills and understand new ideas; learn quickly from feedback and from experience; seeking opportunities to expand knowledge
  • Demonstrated ability to assimilate, interpret and synthesise large amounts of complex information to draw logical conclusions, make strategic judgements and condense key geological concepts to deliver accurate reports and data sets
  • Ability to communicate effectively and express ideas clearly and coherently, both verbally and in writing.

Essential qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree majoring in geology or equivalent related field. 

PO3 $98,313 - $103,936 per annum
Full time role, working 37.5 hours per week

Special conditions:

  • This is a term vacancy until 30 June 2024. 
  • Intrastate and interstate travel may necessitate periods of absence. 

Tom Wise
Program Coordinator
8429 2576

Application Instructions:
Applicants are required to submit a curriculum vitae and written application of no more than two pages, demonstrating their suitability for the role by addressing the key selection criteria above. Applicants are to include the name, address and contact number of three current referees, one being your current line manager.

All applicants are required to complete and submit the Employment Declaration.

Applications close: 20/01/2023 5:00 PM

- Role Statement - PO3 Senior Geologist - SADEN.pdf
- Pre-Employment-Declaration_240522.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.