Senior Geotechnical Engineer

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    Roster 8/4 weeks
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    2 September 2019
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This is leadership role ensuring compliance with relevant HSE policies, procedures, objectives and regulations and the commitment to achieving Zero Harm through safe behaviours.

Main responsibilities:
- Development and execution of a geotechnical management plan, including monitoring programmes for mining operations and access roads.
- Providing hands on operational support for geotechnical data collection, analysis and integration into mine plans
- Performing geotechnical data interpretation, assessment and modelling work to support mine design recommendations
- Develop or acquire a geotechnical database for the mining operation and maintain and validate data within the database
- Assisting with development and implementation of the slope and dump management plans in line with geotechnical safety standards
- Take part in Succession Planning within the MRM Team by training and mentoring of Geotechnical geologist and Technicians


- Degree in engineering geology, geotechnical engineering
- More than 5 years of experience in large scale mining operations
- Ability to run industry standard geotechnical software (ie Dips, Slide)
- Solid understanding of Mine design
- Experience in Leapfrog and Surpac is preferable
- Fluent verbal and written English, French is an advantage


- Work location - SMD LEFA (Lero, Guinea)
- 8 weeks on - 4 weeks off rotational basis
- Competitive package of salary, benefits and annual bonus scheme

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