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Mine Planning Superintendent (opencast / LOM / surpac / coal)

My client has an operating opencast mine in the KZN province of South AfricaCA Mining Mining Review Africa
They are currently seeking an experienced Mine Planning Superintendent to join their team onsite asap.


  • To develop, interpret and execute Long term mine plans and scheduling models for the operating mine
  • Manage all mine planning and scheduling processes onsite


  • Mining Engineering qualification (preferably BSc degree).
  • Extensive experience with mining related software: SURPAC with mine scheduling; MINE 2.4D with EPS; MINESCAPE; DATAMINE.
  • In-depth understanding of the mine-planning and scheduling process, especially in open-cast brown fields projects.
  • 10 years’ relevant experience (preferably open-cast coal mining) including 5 years as a Mine Planner.
  • Strong technical and communica­tion skills.
  • Experience in the construction/development of new mining operations.
  • Experience in mining operational management. Project management skills.
  • A thorough understanding and awareness of Health, Safety and other relevant mining legislation.
  • Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency will be advantageous

Contractual information:

  • Local ZAR permanent contract and salary
  • Only South African citizens will be considered
  • The successful candidates will be required to pass a medical/fitness test as well as participate in any practical and or other assessments.
  • Start date: ASAP