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CA Mining Mining Review AfricaJob Description: 

A leading international metals and minerals company is currently working on key projects in Southern Africa. The Project Engineer (Tailings) will provide direct output and support to Project Head Plant/Concentrator and will work with Project Technical Office to establish and assist in formulating the framework for all discipline specific designs and work related to the project.


  • Contribute to the overall success of the Project with a specific focus across the Tailings stream and related functions
  • Implementing the Tailings stream within scope, time and budget
  • Providing direction and control to all relevant project members, as well as Contractors/EPC parties involved in the Tailings stream
  • Working closely with EPC contractors to ensure timeous and efficient delivery
  • Developing and optimising the Tailings scope of work
  • Working closely with the EPC and ensuring optimisation of process design and selection of processing route
  • Reviewing EPC designs to ensure design standards are applied
  • Perform a key role in project planning and management including budgeting, and identification of resources needed by
  • Provide guidance in the Tailings stream by anticipating current and future risks and mitigating these

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Tertiary qualification in Extractive Metallurgy , Process Engineering or Chemical Engineering from a recognised institution
  • Post graduate qualification in Financial and/or Project Management is preferred
  • Professional registration with recognized body/institution is an advantage
  • At least 8 -10 years large project mining experience is required
  • 4-8 years discipline specific experience with exposure to ideally both operational and technical environments
  • Sound knowledge of extractive metallurgical processes and design principles
  • Demonstrable experience in bringing large projects in on time and budget and within scope
  • Greenfield project experience is an advantage
  • Working knowledge of MHSA
  • Working knowledge of relevant South African environmental regulations

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Northern Cape based and housing will be provided

If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to James Midlane at