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Senior Mining Engineer

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Senior Mining Engineer
The Company
Globe 24-7 in partnership with a key client is working together to source experienced and qualified talent for their mining operation in Africa. We are actively recruiting a well experienced Senior Mining Engineer to deliver quality mine designs and schedules.

The Role 
The Senior Engineer Mining be responsible for the delivery of quality mine designs and sustainable production schedules.

The Responsibilities

  • Controls work carried out by the senior engineer prior to handing over to end user this includes daily blending, pit and dump designs, haul roads and infrastructural designs
  • Short term planning and Medium-Term production activities
  • Provide operations-based solutions to execute and deliver the agreed mine plan
  • Carry out tasks within area of responsibility with minimal supervision (mine plan, scheduling, Pit and dump designs, cost analysis, haul roads and infrastructure)
  • Oversee blending activities, foresee operational risks and opportunities to adjust production accordingly
  • Provide technical support to ensure drilling and blasting operations are carried out safely and effectively while pursuing efficiency
  • Develop consistent and robust methodologies and documentation for mine planning activities and reporting standards
  • Develop and maintain functional relationship with various areas of the business as required. 

The Requirements 

  • Degree or Diploma in Mine Engineering from a recognized tertiary institute 
  • Minimum 7 years post graduate industry experience in open pit operations
  • Use to work with and supervise external contractors and consultants
  • Previous experience as an Expat in a remote location is preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of the following required: 
    • operational expertise in open pit mine design, scheduling and optimization software, with a focus on Deswik, Surpac, MineShed, Datamine
    •  best practice mining standards in an open pit mine
    • GPS based fleet management systems.
  • Robust knowledge of mining fleet operations and associated maintenance requirements

The Rewards
The position offers a competitive remuneration package. Lodgings are modern and secure.

Contact Us
Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word.

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