Mining job opportunity at top talent for April 2019

Closing Date: 20/04/2019
Location:Mpumalanga witbank
Position – Drill and Blast position available in Witbank
Position: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
Industry: Opencast Coal Mining


  • Grade 12
  • Code 8 / EB driver’s license
  • Proof of Residence
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to communicate with people on different levels
  • Monitor all drill and blast-related activities
  • Design all opencast blasts which are legally compliant and do not exceed noise and vibration limits
  • Comply with and coordinate Health, Safety and Environmental standards
  • Effectively utilize human and material resources
  • Ensure that the mine’s procedures are enforced and adhered to
  • Lead and motivate a productive team and manage contractors
  • Deliver on-time blasted material that enable the mine to meet productivity targets
  • Implement mine standards and procedure
Job purpose
  • To support the optimization of the Mining process
  • To set standards to ensure operational excellence
  • To monitor and track standards and the execution thereof
  • To drive technical and process improvements
  • To provide mining designs and standards for mine planning and scheduling
  • Develop, implement, modify and maintain models to facilitate coal allocation and forecast coal product volumes on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis;
  • Coordinate activities aimed at achieving optimal coal volumes in accordance with quality targets;
  • Ensure that plans are efficiently designed to optimize economic value safely;
  • Interface with key internal customers as well as external customers to better understand customer needs and concerns and to action them accordingly;
  • Develop effective monitoring and reporting systems. Undertaking continued reporting improvement initiatives in conjunction with plant management;
  • Provides continued budget inputs, project input and support logistics infrastructure required to manage coal flow.
How to apply

Send your CV and copies of qualifications and licenses to Marzaan at