Rock Engineering Specialist - Palaborwa

Ref No. CLGAN020
Salary zar900,000 - zar1,000,000/annum
Location Limpopo, South Africa
Job type Permanent
Job Status

Introduction

The position is responsible for identification of ground conditions with appropriate support recommendation and ensuring compliance to specification for ground control Strategies. This includes the present development ends.

Important

Five (5) years in a hard rock underground mining environment (Rock engineering) / BSc Engineering/ BSc Geology/Mathematics/Physics (Hons), B-tech/BSc in Mining Engineering

The Job

Detailed Job description:

  • Sound understanding of geotechnical issues pertaining to underground mining
  • Good understanding of hard-rock
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to fault find and provide guidance to problem solving

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BSc Engineering/ BSc Geology/Mathematics/Physics (Hons), B-tech/BSc in Mining Engineering
  • Chamber of mines Rock Mechanics certificates (Hard Rock).
  • Surface mining experience Advantageous
  • Five (5) years in a hard rock underground mining environment (Rock engineering)
  • Advanced Computer literacy (MS Office, Map3D, Examined 2D & 3D, J Block and other Geotechnical Software Packages).

List Key skills / Key words:

Maintaining and reviewing COP's , GCMP, SWP and Standards

  • Supervising SCO's and Operators
  • Maintaining MOSH Adoption initiatives
  • SAP Bookings and Support Design

Cost and Budget control

  • Preparing and controlling the section's annual budget by forecasting operating costs and monitoring expenditure on a monthly basis
  • Preparing capital appropriations
  • Developing and implementing cost efficiency programs

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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