Saturday, December 24, 2016

Mine Surveyor


Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Mine Surveyor based at Bulyanhulu Mine. This role reports to the Survey Section Leader and the role holder will be accountable to provide proficient survey services so as to guarantee that mining activities at Bulyanhulu are carried out in a safe, timely and profitable manner.

This is a permanent role, with the work roster being fourteen (14) days on and seven (7) days off.

 Ensure safe work practices, by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting, conducting FLRA’s and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines.
 Ensure accuracy of survey pickups and submission of blue cards.
 Conduct QA/QC for development, ensuring spatial compliance.
 Generation of over break reports for development headings and ensure compliance to design.
 Perform laser checks.
 Preparing markup file for DGPS"
 Processing Stockpile picks reports.
 Loading designs on the total stations.
 Calculation of water volumes and issuing of digging permits.
 Creation of Mine Cad template plots.
 e-filing and Indexing of Mining instructions.
 Development pickups and markups and processing as well as Cubex markup.
 Updating station database.
 Ensure that the below practices are enhanced and improved:
o Development/ Heading pickups
o Zero Misaligned strings (survey pickups accuracy)
o Quality (clean) built strings
o Surface infrastructure pickups
o Availability of laser memos
o Installation grade pins every 15m
o CMS surveys
o Duration of processing and updating CMS
 Keep track of current mine instructions and archiving obsolete ones.
 Ensure that the mine instructions / plans are always on time, very accurate and contain appropriate content.
 Train and coach survey technicians.

Qualification Requirements:
 Degree in Surveying or equivalent qualification from a recognized higher learning institution

Experience Requirements:

 Minimum of 2 years surveying experience, preferably in mining.
 Knowledge of surface and underground engineering construction work.

Skills / Knowledge Requirements:
 Survey
 Mining and mine planning
 Traversing adjustment
 Wall station traversing.
 Computer Skills, Mine CAD, Excel, Word, Email
 Time management, scheduling and planning
 Analysis and interpretation of data, troubleshooting
 Mine design
 Team Membership

The role will attract a competitive salary package, which will include excellent benefits.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s (indicating the role title in the subject) via e-mail to: 

Acacia Mining has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management and offers equal employment opportunities to qualified men and women.

If you are not contacted by Acacia Mining within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful. Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking.

Please forward applications before 30 December 2016.