Internship - Geology/Geographic Information Systems

Job location:
Gleason, Tennessee, USA
Created moment:
January 11, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 06751

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

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The Position

Internship - Geology/Geographic Information Systems

Job Summary

Project Description:
Drilling campaigns are crucial for deposit economic assessment and to gain insights on the broad regional geological setting. Over the years that valuable data has been kept either in paper logs or been stored in isolated spreadsheets. The task of regional exploration planning and resource reassessment of previously drilled properties is being hindered by having the information dispersed and not ready or compiled in a single source. The objective of this project is to compile
KT Ball Clay historical and recent drilling data in a standardized way using MX Deposit, a cloud based SaaS solution.

Project Learning Objectives:
● Importance of maintaining a well organized database for mineral deposit
modeling and regional exploration planning.
● Use of SaaS solutions (MX Deposit) for organizing geodata information.
● Exposure to the use of Python scripting for data mining.

Position Type

Full time


Intern (Fixed Term)

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