On-Site Mine Planner, Northern Cape (12-Month Contract) – Ref: 696241-100


Ref: 696241-100

Job Description:

The company requires the services of an On-Site Mine Planner to take on the responsibilities of the short-term mine planning cycle. Our client currently has a LOM plan as well as a Waste dumping strategy.

The company is using Datamine OP, Spreadsheets and Microsoft Project as planning tools.

Position details:

Type: 12-Month contract with option to renew

Key Performance Areas:

Liaise effectively with the mining team, MRM manager and junior planner to create 3 month, monthly and weekly plans and schedules.

Do daily tracking of the plan and generate and implement corrective measures.

Attend and provide input to planning meetings.

Ensure effective training and skills transfer to identified site personnel

Job Qualification & Experience:

Knowledge and skills:

The Mine Planner must have the following, as a minimum:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Mine Planning, in which more than three years in Open Pit / Open Cast hard rock mining.

Proficient in Datamine, preferably.

At least 3 years’ experience in operations, in a supervisory role in an Open Pit / Open Cast operation.

Must have a driver’s license and have his own car.

Knowledge of Manganese geology and mining will be advantageous.

Must be proficient in English.

Aptitude and character traits:

Ability to work under pressure.

Deliver quality work, with operations in consideration.

Good communication and presentation skills.

Deliver plans that a long-term view, in thinking, and practical for execution.

Make provision for infrastructure such as temporary and permanent haul roads and ramps.

Ability to deliver plans that keep stripping ratio and haul distances to an optimum level.

Mine Planner will be required to be present at the premises of the company every week for 5 (five) working days per week, Mondays to Fridays.

Within a non-negotiable framework of no harm or injury to anybody, and reporting to the MRM Manager.

Company Description:

International Mining company

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

On-Site Mine Planner, Northern Cape (12-Month Contract) – Ref: 696241-100



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