Thursday , April 18 2024

Anglo Platinum Jobs – Mining Engineer

Website Anglo American

Job Description:

We produce high-grade iron ore, the key component in steel widely used in construction and manufacturing across the world. Our activities include all aspects – exploration; mining; processing and blending; shipping; marketing and selling. In South Africa, we have mining operations in the Northern Cape province, as well as a head office in Centurion, Gauteng, and a port operation in Saldanha Bay, Western Cape.

Job Responsibilities:

  • All drill and blast processes are carried out within the guidelines of the company policies and procedures
  • Identify blast domains applicable at the mine in accordance with drill and blast parameters defined according to sound engineering principles.
  • Ensure that all drill and blast activities (drilling, bench/face preparation, charging, blasting, etc.) are carried out in accordance with design specifications that satisfy the mine’s requirements and are in accordance with the company’s technical standards and guidelines.
  • Design Drill Patterns
  • Ensure that deviations between the designs and actuals of work done on all drill and blast activities are identified and appropriate actions are taken to mitigate and eliminate the effects of such deviations and ensure that occurrences of such deviations are minimised.
  • Design drill and blast patterns for each blast domain identified above to optimise fragmentation and satisfy grade control requirements according to the mine’s requirements and the company’s technical standards and guidelines.

Job Requirements:

  • Operational experience of as a Blasting/Drilling Specialist within a Mining operations environment
  • 3-6 years’ experience in Production, Blasting Operations, mine planning & pit layout

Qualification & Experience:

  • BTech/ BSc/ BEng Mining Engineer Degree/Diploma or BSc/BEng Geology
  • Driver’s Licence: Code B (Light Vehicle)
  • Blasting/ Rock Breaking Certificate
  • Explosives engineering training (Advantageous)

Job Details:

Company: Anglo American

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Postmasburg, Northern Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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