Our client who is an international consultancy are currently looking for a Senior Rock Engineer to add to their team.
They are seeking an experienced Senior Rock Engineer to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of rock engineering within the mining industry. This will include conducting feasibility studies, designing underground excavations, implementing ground support systems, and providing technical support to mine management.
Open pit mine/ underground mine design
Conduct feasibility studies to evaluate the stability of underground excavations
Develop and design ground support systems to ensure the stability of mine excavations
Provide technical support to mine management regarding rock engineering issues
Conduct risk assessments and develop risk mitigation strategies
Geotechnical report writing
Ensure compliance with all relevant safety standards and regulations
Bachelor's degree in Mining Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, or related field
At least 15 years of experience in rock engineering in the mining industry
Strong knowledge of underground mining methods and open pit mining methods, rock mechanics, and ground support systems
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Willingness to travel as needed
If you are a highly motivated and experienced rock engineer with a passion for working in the mining industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration.