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The role

maxgeo is a leading supplier of data management solutions to the mining and exploration industry. Currently, there is an opportunity for a Geological Database Administrator to join our team, based in Fremantle, Western Australia.

The ideal candidate will have experience or an interest in the automation of data processes and how this can improve business efficiencies.

The role requires a proactive and dynamic individual who thrives on challenges and is capable of working within a team-oriented environment. Attention to detail with superior client focus and communication skills is essential.

Having experience in practices in the mining / exploration industry is an advantage.

This is a full-time position.


The responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Compilation and administration of geological and production databases from clients.
  • Monitoring and reporting on geological and production activities.
  • Assessment of data quality against set criteria.
  • Production of weekly and monthly statistics and reports.
  • Data preparation and delivery / transmission to clients.
  • Liaising with clients.
  • Providing insights and recommendations to the business.
  • Understanding and support of maxgeo solutions and software products.
  • Client consulting and communication.
  • Deliver training of maxgeo products to clients.

Skills and experience

Minimum of 3-years' experience in mining or exploration
Minimum 3-years' experience with geological databases
Minimum 3-years' SQL experience
DataShed knowledge an advantage
Tertiary qualification in computing science or geoscience is an advantage
Exposure to automating data capture
Willing and able to travel
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Team player with excellent client focus

What we can offer you

A great working environment based in Fremantle
Professional environment in an informal atmosphere with a flat structure
Good career path based on performance
Lateral thinking rewarded
Competitive salary based on level of expertise and experience
Further education assistance
Birthday day off

Please apply with an up-to-date resume applicable to the requirements for the job. Please attach a short bullet point cover letter specifically detailing how your skills meet the required skills.

Your application should include answers to the following questions:

    • Are you eligible to work in Australia without sponsorship?
    • Are you available to travel for this role when required?
    • Do you have mine site experience, and if so, how many years?
    • How would you rate your English language skills?
    • Which Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) are you experienced with?

Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to unsuccessful applicants. All applicants must be available for an interview at our office in Fremantle, as well as being able to provide proof of eligibility to live and work in Australia.

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