Principal Advisor Mining Engineering
Rio Tinto
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
5d ago
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Principal Advisor- Mining Engineering Employer Location Richards Bay, Richards Bay, ZA Salary Competitive Closing date Jun 3, Category , Work Term Work Load Language You need to or to save a job.

Job Details Principal Advisor- Mining EngineeringOpportunity to work for global companyOur culture is inclusive, exciting and performance-driven Role based in Richards BayAbout the roleWe are looking for a Principal Advisor- Mining Engineering (Long term mine planning) to develop strategic and tactical plans that maintains optimal feed to the Mineral Separation plant and Smelter.

The Mine Development department provides management with information for technical evaluation and continuous review of the resource and reserve assets in order to ensure production according to the mine plan.

Reporting to the Manager : Mine Development, you will : Determine and Maintain mine design criteria for all the RBM orebodiesOversee the compilation of monthly updates of production schedules for all plants based on the life of mine plan.

Project manage and provide guidance to the evaluation of mine expansion options and guide the mine design process for options under consideration or executionLiaise with operations to ensure that mine designs and production schedules are achievableProduce mine designs that maximize the value of our mineral assets and strives to meet all business objectivesEnsure that best practice reconciliation methods are used to validate the resource and reserve modelsProvide technical expertise and analysis from a mining engineering point of view on various projectsSupervise and control the activities, standards of performance and behaviour of designated support staffAbout youTo succeed in this role, you will have : Degree in Mining Engineering (BEng / Bsc)Financial modelling knowledge and Project management background would be beneficialEB LicenseTraining : Mining and Scheduling Software5 years post-graduate experience in a technical mine environmentAdvanced computer literacy (MS Office Suite).

An excellent understanding of the mining and processing value chain is crucial.Where you will be workingOwned by Rio Tinto and located in the KwaZulu Natal province, Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) is an internationally recognized mineral sands operation leader and is one of the world's foremost producers of titanium minerals, high purity pig iron and zircon.

Employing some 2 permanent staff and a number of well-established contracting companies, RBM is proud of the accreditation for ISO for quality, OHSAS certification for occupational health and safety management, and ISO accreditation for environmental management.

The company has implemented a sound corporate social development programme and an internationally recognised environmental rehabilitation programme to restore the mined dunes to their natural state after mining.

About usAs pioneers in mining and metals, we produce materials essential to human progress.Our long history is filled with firsts.

We've developed some of the world's largest and best quality mines and operations, and our people work in around 35 countries across six continents.

Aluminium and copper, diamonds, gold and industrial minerals, iron ore, coal and uranium : our materials make up the world around us.

You'll find them in smartphones, planes, cars, hospitals and throughout your home.Creating an inclusive and diverse workforceWe are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion.

No matter how they may differ, our people share one thing in common. It's a belief that work is more rewarding when we are accepted and valued for our differences, not judged by them.

We all have something to contribute, and it's this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.

So if this sounds like you and the opportunity you are looking for, apply now.RBM is an equal opportunity employer and preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups in line with the company's employment equity plan.

Company We work in 36 countries in mines, smelters and refineries, as well as in sales offices, data centres, research and development labs and with artificial intelligence.

Our geologists explore the Earths wildest terrain. Our wildlife specialists work to protect and conserve grizzly bears in Canada and migratory shorebirds in Western Australia.

Our marketing teams make sure our essential materials meet the specific needs of customers around the world. In Australia, our archaeologists work alongside Indigenous Australians to preserve 40,-year-old rock art.

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