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Engineer – Mine Planning
Saudi Arabia
Long Term Contract
Key Requirements
BSc. in Mine Engineering; Experience in mine design/survey operations; Very good written and spoken English and; Specialised knowledge in the use of AUTOCAD and Surpac plus various spreadsheet software.

Job Description

Engineer - Mine Planning, required for an underground gold mine in Saudi Arabia. Reporting to the Chief Engineer, Mine, the successful candidate will carry out a number of activities to assist with mine planning and the design of mine layout, including short-term mine planning and scheduling activities and cost analysis, utilising AutoCad and Surpac software to prepare mine designs/layout.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Carry out all short term design activities for the mine. Designs stops, ramps and raises based on Long Term Mine Plan (1 and 5 year)
  • Design underground ventilation requirements. Assess and record mine ventilation records, Monitor ongoing underground ventilation, analyse mine reports
  • Analyse and maintain an accurate database of information on gold deposits and grade influence. Review and discuss geological report and designs stops with the flexibility required for change
  • Carry out detailed cost analysis for all mining and development activities, including identifying and costing total tonnages and detailing variance requirements

Requirements for the role:

  • BSc. in Mine Engineering
  • Experience in mine design/survey operations
  • Very good written and spoken English
  • Specialised knowledge in the use of AUTOCAD and Surpac plus use of various spreadsheet software

This position is single status with a one year renewable contract and is offered on an all-found basis, with a tax-free salary package.

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