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Mine Planner

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Date: Jun 20, 2021

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 41352 

Job Category: Engineering 

 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Mine Planner – Design and Scheduling (Underground and/or Open Pit) to join the Metal team in Johannesburg.

 

Hatch has been serving the world’s mining and metals industry with studies, design, engineering, development of innovative technologies, and project and construction management through to commissioning and operations for both greenfield and brownfield facilities. 

 

As the mining industry faces new demands, our focus is on innovation. Join us in helping our clients create measurable improvements to their operations throughout the entire mining lifecycle value chain.

 

As the successful candidate, you will:

  • be working as a consultant to the Mining Industry, involved in underground and/or open cast/open pit mining studies. The Mine Planner will be based in Greenstone Hill (Johannesburg), and will partake in consulting, interfacing with clients and providing technical input into the delivery of mining engineering projects throughout Africa, Europe and Middle East.
  • working as a consultant to the Mining Industry, involved in underground and/or open cast/open pit mining studies. The Mine Planner will be based in Greenstone Hill (Johannesburg), and will partake in consulting, interfacing with clients and providing technical input into the delivery of mining engineering projects throughout Africa, Europe and Middle East.

 

You bring to the role:

  • Proficient in speaking/reading/writing English
  • Willingness and ability to travel as work requires, across Africa, Europe and Middle East region
  • 10 years mining experience
  • Literate in a mine planning software packages (i.e. Deswik, Studio 5D, Mine 2-4D, Xpac, Surpac, Datamine, NPV Scheduler or Whittle)
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills
  • An ability to maintain and develop professional and technical skills
  • Able to adjust to changing priorities and schedules
  • Ability to interface with people of different backgrounds, cultures and at every level of the organisation
  • Experience on multiple commodities would be advantageous
  • Experience in Mine Optimisation would be advantageous
  • Experience in Massive/Mass Mining/Caving would be advantageous

 

Why join us?

  • Develop innovative solutions
  • Think locally, work globally
  • Engage with people who make a difference

 

What we offer you?

  • Long term career development
  • Work with world class experts
  • Flexible work environment.

 

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 


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