To oversee the design and construction of mine shafts and tunnels in underground mines.
Involved in the design of both open-pit and underground mines.
To ensure that mines are operated safely and in the most environmentally effective ways possible.
To provide training and supervision of personnel.
Involved in trying to limit the amount of water used in the operation, and keep pollution to a bare minimum.
To design and develop mines and determine the best way to extract metal or minerals to get the most out of deposits, and to extract as much out of the mine whilst maintaining strict safety and environmental issues at hand, for the least amount of money.
To be involved in finding solutions for problematic areas such as water and air pollution, land reclamation etc.
To prepare technical reports for miners, engineers, and managers.
Desirable Experience and Qualifications Educational Qualifications:
0-3years of extensive experience in a relevant field.
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Mining and Mineral Engineering.
Added Advantage when you can speak Hausa Yoruba or Ibo three of the three major languages.
The mining Engineer should be conversant with mining software.
Degree of purity and physical characteristics.
Average number of dumps per hour/day/week/month
Average number of loads per hour/day/week/month
Mining Engineers must be prepared to travel and will often stay away from home for extended periods.
Mining Engineers may work in offices or on mine sites
They may work in the open above ground open-pit mining.
Professional Competencies Supporting Competencies:
Understanding challenges specific to the mining work.
Knowledge of the new advancements and technological changes in the energy sector.
Apply and monitor mine services and infrastructure systems
Escape from hazardous situation unaided
Planning and organizing work
Technical support development
Respond to a local emergency.
Conduct safety and health investigations
Respond to local emergencies.
service mine plant and equipment
Ensure the need of the team members are met and foster teamwork
Consistently meet established expectations
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