Experienced Geology Technician with diverse industry experience in mining exploration, drilling, project development and reclamation. Professional expertise focusing on all phases of field work in project exploration, development and management, with over 10 years experience living, training and working in remote field environments from Alaska to the American Northwest, the Rockies and the desert Southwest. Management and leadership training in the U.S. Marine Corps, as a shop lead and foreman and in management at a Harley-Davidson dealeship.
Qualifications Soil and Rock Sampling Claim Staking Field Work Driller's Helper Land Navigation / GPS Certified Welder Equipment Operator Fabrication Truck Driver Mechanic
June 2012-CurrentGeology Technician | Pershing Gold Corp | Lakewood, Colorado
Working independently in the field as a contract geology field technician. Responsible for acquiring, plotting, prepping and delivery of soil and rock samples to lab for geochemical analysis.
July 2011-CurrentGeology Technician | Idaho State Gold Co | Boise, Idaho
Work independently in the field as a contract geo-tech on multiple exploration projects in Idaho and Montana.
Claim staking, soil and rock sampling, project development from initial exploration stages through phase one drilling.