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Underground Mine Planner – (short term / design / planning / expat)

CA Mining Mining Review AfricaMy client is currently seeking a young Mine Planner looking for expat experience in West Africa


  • Production scheduling
  • Short-term operational planning down to daily activities to be carried out by mining department
  • Keeping mining on track as far as planned commitments and priorities is concerned
  • Liaising with mining, technical and engineering departments to pull operational plans together
  • Low level cost benefit analysis and financial trade-off studies
  • Presentation of plan on a weekly basis, taking minutes, resolving resourcing conflicts, etc.


  • Massive mining experience
  • Preferred mining methods exposure should include at least one of these methods:
    • Block caving
    • Front caving
    • Sub level caving
    • Blast hole open stoping
  • Blast ring design would be an advantage
  • Above average use of MS Suite (Excel, Word and PowerPoint)
  • Any mine design software (prefer SURPAC)
  • Any mine scheduling software (prefer MINESCHED)

Contractual information:

  • 2 year expatriate contract
  • Roster: 56 days on 24 days off
  • USD Market Related salary
  • Start date: ASAP