Chief Mining Engineer
Levert - Greater Sudbury, ON
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Our client is one of Canada’s premier nickel/copper explorers with resources exceeding 170 million pounds! This company has five high quality exploration projects. They have a serious Code of Business Conduct as well as they adhere to the strictest Environmental Policies. They are prepared to offer a handsome bonus, benefits and a competitive base salary.
Qualifications & Education:
Degree in Mining Engineering or related field with experience
Minimum 4 years of Underground Mining experience
Underground mine design, mining engineering, drilling/blasting, backfilling, scheduling, survey incentives, mine’s metrics/Prodstats tracking required
Knowledge of scheduling, grade tracking and engineering software (MineCAD and EPS)
Knowledge of rock mechanics modeling, micro-seismics, ground support and instrumentation
Knowledge of ventilation modeling and air flow systems would be an asset
Expected Roles & Responsibilities:
Set and track the short-range mining schedule with the defined timing and completion of the mining processes and associated support activities
Define the timing and coordinate the activities of the MTS (Mines Technical Services) engineering and geology group to ensure the appropriate technical service provided to support the operations
Ensure the execution of the mining plan and to track the schedule, as-builts and actual processes, productivities and mine’s performance
Provide technical support, advice and assistance to the mine operators and MTS technical regarding mining strategies and methods
Provide technical support, coordination and advice to MTS employees regarding engineering services (for survey incentives, Prodstats/metrics tracking, drilling & blasting, backfill, miscellaneous holes, safety notices etc.)
Ensure the MTS designs, processes and approvals meet the MTS guidelines, standards and legislation
Ensure the mining plans are completed and tracked with appropriate input from technical experts in the fields of backfill, geotechnical and ventilation systems design and metrics
Ensure project work for future mining methods and sequencing for underground and/or surface deposits are defined and completed to support the execution plan
Provide guidance on the mining designs, plans and layouts for the MTS mining engineers and/or mine technologists, Mine Engineers and others as required
Provide on-call duties if required for technical assistance with mining and execution issues
If you feel that you have the required skills and are interested in joining a stable organization, please complete this simple two-step Candidate Application .
We thank all interested applicants but due to the volume of resumes received only qualified candidates meeting the minimum requirements above will be contacted.
Levert - 11 months ago
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