Annons: 27288267
Yrke: Berggrundsgeolog
Arbetsgivare: Avannaa Exploration Services AB
Arbetets ort: Kiruna, Norrbottens län
Senaste ansökningsdatum: 2023-04-12
Publiceringsdatum: 2023-03-13


About the company

Avannaa Exploration Services is a Swedish consultancy company specialising in providing geosciences expertise to the Swedish mining industry. We are looking to hire recently graduated Geologists and Geotechnical Engineers for a variety of exploration and mining drilling projects.

About the role

The chosen candidate(s) will work on mining projects for a globally recognised miner, undertaking geotechnical and geological data collection on projects at different development stages ranging from early exploration to feasibility studies to advanced production stages, both at open-pit and underground operations. These projects are located in the Swedish ‘Malmfälten’ mining Provence of Northern Sweden.

Main responsibilities

Geological and geotechnical core-logging, ensuring best practice is followed

Continued database update


Project progress and technical reporting

Participate in team technical meetings

Ensuring continued good client and contractor relations

Assist management with planning of project staff and logistical needs

Drill rig supervision


Those who apply should be flexible and service-oriented, have a good ability to collaborate and enjoy working in a multicultural team. Good communication and interpersonal skills with a strong attention to detail is required.

Previous experience working on mining or exploration drilling projects is advantageous. Proficiency in MS Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams) is also required and knowledge in the use and understanding of geo-database, GIS software, and 3D modelling software is favourable.

Education and qualifications

The candidate must have a BSc or MSc degree in Geology or Geotechnical Engineering.

Good written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate fluently in English in both speaking and writing is mandatory. Knowledge of Swedish is advantageous.

If the opportunity of working in Europe’s largest and most exciting mining region appeals to you, then please register your interest by sending in a CV and cover letter or call General Manager Lewis Wild on +46 (0)761106417.

The right to work in the EU and a full clean driving licence are prerequisites for employment

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Contract length: 12 months

Application Deadline: 29/04/2023

Expected Start Date: 01/06/2023