Geology Manager - Underground Mining (Northern Cape)
Adogreen Recruitment
Northern Cape , ZA
34d ago

Job Description

  • Managing day-to-day operations within the geology departments and providing leadership and direction to the geology and exploration teams.
  • Overseeing existing geological and geotechnical methods and processes, reviewing and actioning improvements where required

  • Successful management of the geological functions related to grade control, ore definition drilling, database management, resource estimation and continuous advancement.
  • Monitoring ore loss and dilution, and provide accurate geological information to ensure optimal utilization of the ore body
  • Ensure effective geological support given to the Mining and Metallurgical departments with timeous information required for the detailed ming planning, scheduling and ore characterization
  • Oversee grade control planning so as to ensure maximal ore recovery, reduce ore dilution, and increase the mine resource
  • Successfully mine ore lenses along cut and fill areas, including longhole open stopes
  • Reporting and resource calculations
  • Ensure compliance with environmental policies and company policies and procedures
  • Providing leadership and direction to the geology teams
  • Ensure all team members are fully trained and implement training and development if and when needed
  • Monitoring Health & Safety for the department, ensuring compliance with environmental policies and internal company policies and standards.
  • Minimum Requirements

  • Earth Sciences Degree
  • Minimum of 4 years Supervisory experience in Underground Geological Mining Operations
  • Minimum of 4 years working experience in the geology department in an operational position
  • Knowledge of cut and fill and long hole open stoping processes
  • Proficient in 3D Mining Software, Maxwell Logchief and MS Office
  • Needs to be physically fit and will be required to attain a Medical Fitness Certificate
  • Valid drivers licence
  • Share This Job With Someone

    Did you know that you can make commission referring someone if they get the job!

    Please note that all referrals are confidential, so we will not disclose your name to your referral.

  • You are more than welcome to let them know that you have referred them.
  • Referrals work on a first come first serve basis, so should we already be in contact with the person you have referred, or where someone else has already referred them for this position, we will let you know in the next week or two as we come to your referral information.
  • Our system automatically contacts the person you have referred on our behalf.

  • Should the person you have referred be in line and interested in this position, we will be submitting their application, and only upon CV submission, will we inform you that the process has started for them.
  • Commission pay-out is processed only after the candidate starts with the company where we will then require your banking details.

    Apply
    Add to favorites
    Remove from favorites
    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form