Job Summary


The position requires a mature individual responsible for performing all the open cast mining survey operations.


Duties And Responsibilities


 Conducting surveys at surface mine sites use advanced surveying techniques and instruments to obtain data used in planning mining operations.
 Drafting maps, drawings and creating database of survey data including development layouts.
 Maintaining accurate plans of mines as a whole and updating maps of the surface layout to account for new buildings and other structures.
 Computing volume of ore (coal) in portions of mine using survey data.
 Measuring the areas and volumes of ore blasted/mined and the quantity of work done by mining contractors.
 Surveying and calculating volume of material deposits, spoil piles, or veins and amount of overburden to be removed.
 Laying out and implementing survey standards, policies and procedures and ensure their compliance with health and safety and all related legal/statutory regulations.
 Inspecting mining lease/claims beacons for any damage or removal and take corrective action.
 Preparing and submitting daily progress reports

Qualifications And Experience


 Minimum of a Higher National Diploma in Mining Surveying from a recognised institution with at least 5 years post qualifying experience in survey work preferably in coal mining.
 Competent with survey software, some knowledge of mining CAD software.
 Demonstrate knowledge of applicable codes, standards and regulations.
 Demonstrate deadline/time management and task management skills.
 A team player with excellent analytical, interpersonal, organisational and communication skills.
 Ability to work under pressure.

How To Apply


Send application clearly marked the position together with detailed CV and proof of Academic and Professional qualifications to:

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