The successful candidate will be required to work with the Services CEO and current Geology Managers inleading the Technical team, with responsibilities including - Development and design of exploration and drilling programs for a variety of Myanmar clients; Supervision of Intermediate and Junior level geology staff and field staff in the execution of explorationand drilling programs; Undertaking liaison with clients on technical details of program and reporting of progress and results; Review, compile, interpret and report on exploration data from previous exploration programmes; Undertaking liaison with DGSE and MONREC officials on technical issues as required; Producing high quality, well-presented reports (in Myanmar and English); Assisting in preparation of client proposals, and verbal and written delivery of business developmentproposals for existing and new clients.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS and SKILLS Minimum Bachelor Degree in Geology level, with MSc. level well regarded; Diploma in Remote Sensing / GIS well regarded; At least 8 years proven mineral exploration experience in several Myanmar geological terrains andmineral deposit styles; coal geology specialists are also encouraged to apply; Previous hard rock and/or alluvial mining experience is not necessary but would be an advantage; Ability to undertake presentations to Government departments and clients confidently andknowledgeably; Previous international experience well regarded.PERSONAL SKILLS Proven well-developed leadership and team management skills; Ability to supervise, guide and train junior staff; Ability to meet deadlines for critical tasks and work well under time pressure; Strong technical and non-technical communication skills; Ability to travel extensively in Myanmar, and work in the field for extended periods of up to severalweeks; Ability to travel internationally as required.LANGUAGE SKILLS High proficiency in both written and spoken English; Other foreign or Myanmar ethnic language skills well regarded.COMPUTER SKILLS Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), ARCGIS, Global Mapper andother mapping software; Experience in 3D modelling software (Micromine, Vulcan, etc) well regarded.
* Performance bonus* Field allowance* Communication allowance* Attractive remuneration
* Working with an international team, with the opportunity for diverse project experience across Myanmar* Management level responsibilities
* Career Development opportunities, including participation in Valentis developed training programs, along with external training courses
Valentis specialises in advising companies undertaking exploration and mining activities in Myanmar. Our services include:1. Exploration Services2. Geophysics 3. Sample assay preparation and analysis4. Diamond drilling 5. Geo-technical and mining 6. Environmental and Social Services7. Commercial Advisory