Chief Mine Surveyor job at Recruitment Matters Africa

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Vacancy title:
Chief Mine Surveyor

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Consulting , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Recruitment Matters Africa

Deadline of this Job:
27 October 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Zambia , South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Friday, October 15, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Our client, a reputable mining company, is looking for a Chief Mine Surveyor to join their team

Duties and Responsibilities Include but are not Subject to:
• Receive and respond to identified survey needs.
• Support the Mine Planning Department in ore resources to reserve conversion process as well as material balances.
• Adhere to statutory requirements.
• Ensure legal and procedural compliance when executing tasks.
• Ensure that management data and associated projections are competent.
• Oversee quality of the survey services to operations.
• Check and ensure that the survey team has a valid PPE strategy.
• Review and update safe operating procedures and instructions as necessary.
• Provide safety information in all work instructions.
• Manage and ensure best practice in survey data, recording and evaluation system.
• Custodian of all survey related data and information – ensuring appropriate security and recovery strategies are in place.
• Conform necessary layouts and survey plans and documentation sign-off.
• Review and adjust reporting and evaluation methodology as necessary.
• Oversee and respond to performance of the survey section.
• Identify and arrange necessary training and development.
• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor.
• Oversee and manage site wide regulatory compliance with drone operations. Act as the single point of contact between Kalumbila and the Regulators.

Key Skills
• High level of Health and Safety awareness and management. Lead by example.
• Well versed in the use of Surpac as primary software.
• Knowledge in large multi open pit operations utilising GPS equipment, CT scanners, drones, total stations and associated software packages (i-Site Studio, Pix 4D GIS will be an added advantage).
• Ability to interpret and implement mine plans and effectively achieves targets and goals.
• Basic First Aid.
• Adept in team building and team development as well as practical leadership.
• Excellent people, project and disciplinary management skills.
• Excellent supervisory, administrative and mentorship expertise.
• Well-developed English reading, writing and speaking skills.
• Ability to effectively plan in advance.
• Must be methodical and plan in advance.
• Must be a meticulous observer.
• Ability to work independently.
• Ability to communicate effectively.
• Must be an excellent team player and lead

• At least 15 year’s Mine surveying experience with 5 years at senior level in a large open cast mining.
• Be physically fit and be able to pass pre-employment and medical examinations.
• Proven ability to train and develop team members.
• A Degree or Diploma in Mine, Geodetic, Geomatic, Land or Engineering Surveying from a recognised Institution.
• Able to drive and hold a current Zambian Drivers licence.
• Must be a member of EIZ & ERB

Education Requirement: No Requirements

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
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