Geophysicist Job at Boliden in Boliden

Job Description

Boliden Mines is looking for


to the Exploration Geophysics Department, Boliden

Exploration involves identifying, investigating and prioritizing areas in order to locate mineral deposits. Mineral reserves and mineral resources are the basis of a mining company’s operations. Boliden’s exploration focuses on ores that contain zinc, copper and precious metals. Exploration Geophysics is a department within Boliden Mines Exploration, whose main task is to contribute to various near mine and field exploration projects, conduct geophysical surveys, geophysical data interpretation and development of methods and instruments.

Work duties

As a Geophysicist at the Exploration geophysics department, you will plan, implement and QA/QC geophysical field campaigns. You will model, secure and interpret data from these investigations according to company standards. You will be responsible for the completion of geophysical investigations within your project areas, and will evaluate and report the results. You will also provide advice and support to other geophysicists, geologists, field technicians, contractors and consultants. The position is a permanent, full-time position based in Boliden, Sweden.

Education and qualifications

A B.Sc. degree or higher in geophysics or related field, along with an understanding of the use of potential field and electromagnetic methods in mineral exploration.

Experience in the mining industry as well as knowledge and skills in modeling and interpretation packages (e.g. Oasis Montaj, Maxwell) are preferred. You are proficient in written and spoken English, Language skills in Swedish and Finnish are meritorious. You are result oriented, flexible and can work independently. A driving license, category B (for car), or the equivalent, is mandatory.


For more information please contact Kirsi McGimpsey, Manager Exploration Geophysics, +46 910 77 40 69 or [email protected]

Trade union information

Holger Rilinger (SACO), tel. +46 910-70 57 59, Andreas Mårtensson (Unionen), tel. +46 910-77 42 39, Peter Markström (Ledarna), tel. +46 910-77 40 09.


We strive to achieve diversity among our employees and therefore welcome all applicants. Your application will be processed in accordance with the GDPR. Any questions regarding your application should be directed to Tomas Vidmark, Human Resources, tel. +46 910-77 09 82.

Contact from recruitment and staffing companies, and media sales persons is declined without exception since Boliden manages the entire recruitment process itself.

Applications will be considered following the latest date for application which is 22 March 2021.

About Company

Company: Boliden

Company Location:  Boliden

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