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Drilling and Blasting Engineer (Limpopo) (#868,653,349) 

Job offer #868,653,349 in Limpopo (Limpopo), South Africa

An international mining company is seeking a safety attentive, knowledgeable and experienced blasting engineer. This role will provide a professional service in design and the directing of all blasting processes for the undercutting development.
Company: Well established mining company
Location: Limpopo
Date Posted: 22.02.2018
Industry: Mining
Nationality: South African (EE Preferred)
Salary: R55k - R 83k Negotiable
Qualifications: B.Tech/Bsc or relevant in Mining Engineering
Assignment: 24 Month Fixed Term
Job Description
Will be responsible for carrying out all departmental functions including short term mine design and scheduling, project analysis, ore control, reconciliation,cost saving, geotechnical data acquisition, mining engineering systems analysis and design,business planning and preparation of reports.
Management and implementation of control systems ensuring top performance of timing, drilling and blasting.
Maintaining and improvement of safe work practices
Maintaining and managing the blasting and drilling database
Perform power take offs on the blasting, drilling and chargingprocess
Reporting on non-conformance procedures on all drilling and blasting activities (QC/QA)
Blasting performance and timing assessments according to the global tunnel conditions
Development of Drill & Blast designs and strategising which will include the necessary explosives.
Minimum Requirements
5 Years underground mining experience
Relevant Tertiary Qualification –BSc /B.Tech, or B (Eng.) in Engineering (Mining)
Blasting certificate
Knowledge of specialist drilling & blasting design software/ programs & long hole drilling procedures
Mine supervisor/ manager Certificate of Competency advantageous

The Company

Company Name
AdoGreen Africa
Company Description
Recruitment Agency
Number of Employees
11 - 100

Job Details

Employment Status
Full time
Type of Salary
Fixed salary
Job Location
Post Code
South Africa

Job Requirements

Minimum Educational Qualification
Diploma  in Mining
Professional Experience
5 Years

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