Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Sr. Project Engineer is responsible for all underground construction projects from design, print preparation, cost estimating and work supervision.
Prepare the designs for UG construction projects and present them to stakeholders for approval;
Prepare the detailed technical drawings for construction projects;
Order and track the material required for construction projects;
Present construction projects to UG personnel, with additional focus on construction methodology and safe production;
Coordinate projects that require multiple departments by ensuring all stakeholders are kept informed and involved;
Project follow up: site visits, quality control, cost control and adherence to plan;
Site inspections for future projects, establishing work necessary before mobilization;
Responsible for mine dewatering system design and deployment;
Maintain by weekly construction schedule and communicate to stakeholders;
Maintain standard construction budgetary cost estimates;
Participate in continuous improvement efforts in relation with UG projects;
Participation in RFQs and supplier/contractor selection;
Coaching and mentorship of younger team members;
Other tasks as required;
BSc in Mining Engineering with minimum 8 year of underground mining experience.
Minimum of 5 years of underground technical experience particularly in: CAD design, UG construction projects, scheduling and cost estimating.
Excellent knowledge of underground construction methods highly regarded.
Experience with cemented rock fill (CRF) would be seen as an advantage.
UG water management experience would also be seen as an advantage.
The individual should have demonstrated a high level of energy, self motivation and strong organizational skills.
Highly organized with exceptional attention to detail, able to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced, growing work environment.
The incumbent will demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, a strong commitment to working in a safe, socially responsible manner. Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs is required, Autocad and Promine preferred.