Secteur d'activité : Ressources minérales
Employeur : Imerys
As a qualified Mining Engineer you will be responsible for providing guidance, technical support, operational services and improvements to mine managers and other mining engineers throughout the Imerys operations worldwide.
As a Corporate Mining Engineer you will provide to Divisions and sites expert support on :
mining methods and principles,
mine design and strategic mine planning,
mining equipment studies and operational improvement studies.
You will participate to improve the Safety in IMERYS mines by :
leading safety webinars,
preparing best practice guidelines
participating to Safety audits (MSR)
You will participate to the deployment of I Cube in mines by :
assessing sites maturity with local teams, and areas of improvement
preparing actions plans toward improved efficiency
supporting sites in the implementation of actions plans
You will contribute to knowledge sharing initiatives throughout the mining community of Imerys.
You will survey state of the art and emerging technologies in the domain of Mining
To undertake and promote a strategic mine planning vision, using suitable mine optimisation and scheduling software tools.
Possess the ability to determine the economics of mining the deposit, plus cost optimisation and cost control.
To design mine and quarry phasing options and co-ordinate geological and mine related aspects of environmental impact assessment projects.
To work as part of the Corporate team to improve efficiencies of mining processes such as equipment utilisation, loading and hauling practices, grade control, drilling and blasting activities.
To participate and contribute in determining the correct mining equipment and mining method to be used at specific mine sites.
Promote and drive forward the Imerys Industrial Improvement (I3) programme at our mining operations
Be an influential lead in driving forward safety at our mining operations, and compliance to our mining related safety protocols.
Contribute to the updating and validating of the mine safety related protocol documents.
Following training participate in the internal mine safety audits programme.
Possess good presentation and communication skills to facilitate webinar and best practice communication as well as knowledge sharing around the Imerys mining community.
Possess good, fundamental knowledge of rock mechanics and geotechnical engineering in order to provide guidance on ground control and slope stability to our mining operations.
Promote geotechnical best practices in terms of mine design, waste tip construction and tailings impound construction.
Mining Engineering degree.
2 to 5 years of mining experience, to include some site based experience.
Competency with strategic mine planning and optimisation software tools; such as Whittle, NPVS, MineSched or Deswick.
Competency with block modeling or mining software tools; such as Surpac, Leapfrog or Datamine.
Familiarity with stress modelling and slope stability software; such as Map3D, FLAC or Slide.
Strong personal computer skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access.
English at professional level is a must
Conversational ability in another language is a plus
Adaptable in a multi-cultural environment
Rigorous and organised
Results and actions orientated
Analytical and synthetic mind-set,
Enthusiastic and committed
Good interpersonal skills
Please attach your CV to your application.