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Mine Foreman (Tin – Zinc / Open pit / Hydrology / Trenching / Drilling and Blasting)

Job Description:  
A top mining company with operations in West Africa is actively seeking a Mine Manger to join their ever growing team.CA Mining Mining Review Africa
Responsibilities:Manage all mining, Hydrological and processing activities

  • Ensure production of 500TPD average
  • Work half of the time at site, not an office job
  • Successful candidate must have good organizational skills and a proactive leader with communication & team building skills
  • Good understanding of Geotechnical parameters and working in wet environments
  • Includes rain water diversion, trenching so as to lead the water to main sump
  • Drilling & blasting in wet holes, planning on use of ANFO max, drilling patterns, knowledge in firing sequence
  • Experience in Open pit operation in wet conditions
  • Take appropriate measures  to prevent Pit Slope failure in Soft ground condition
  • Continue with plans to convert the abandoned Underground mine to open pit

Requirements / Qualifications

  • B.E. (Mining Engineering)
  • First or Second Class Mine Managers’ Certificate
  • 8+ years of experience in operating open pit mines (Metalliferous)

Contract Position:

  • Market Related Salary
  • Contract Position
  • Residential based – Single Status (3 Weeks leave every 6 months)