Current Open Positions

Senior / Professional Geologist

Full-time position

Benefits: 401K, short-term incentive structure, open collaborative office space, consistently growing company with over 10 years in business.  

Base Salary of $85K+ Salary (commensurate with experience)

The Burgex Professional Geologist role is a dynamic position working within the many aspects of the mining industry from exploration through operations. We are looking for someone who has a sound understanding of economic geology, a willingness to do field work and has a can do, will do, team player attitude. This position will be conducted primarily in our Sandy, UT office location with occasional field-work travel.


  • Perform and coordinate greenfield exploration activities on behalf of clients
  • Build geologic models through analyzing and interpreting drillhole data
  • Contribute to the design, budgeting, permitting, and execution of field programs
  • Conduct and direct sampling and drilling programs
  • Write exploration permits
  • Write technical reports
  • Supervise contractors while implementing plans in a safe and sustainable manner. Ensure that work is completed in accordance with the Company and regulatory requirements and standards.
  • Build and further develop the team’s capacities through training and mentoring more junior exploration staff in industry best-practices and exploration methodologies.


  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in geology from an accredited university or institution
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in mineral exploration or economic geology, not including graduate study.
  • Possess a valid PG license
  • An excellent understanding of geologic fundamentals, ore systems, and mineral exploration processes.
  • Core-logging and rock unit identification experience
  • Experience interpreting datasets collected, and providing proposals for the further advancement of projects.
  • Experienced in building geologic models with geologic modeling software.
  • Experience carrying-out exploration activities such as geologic mapping, geochemical sampling programs, and coordinating drill-testing of targets.
  • Experience providing geological interpretations and recommendations aligned with company objectives and strategies.
  • Experience preparing timely, accurate and detailed reports, maps, plans and sections.
  • Background in assisting  with project appraisals, critically assessing data for accuracy and making objective assessments on exploration potential.

General Knowledge & Experience:

  • Economic Geology
  • Mineral Exploration
  • Technical report writing
  • Permitting of exploration and mining projects in the United States


  • Proficient with geologic modeling software (such as Leapfrog, RockWorks, Vulcan, etc.)
  • GIS software 

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