Posts Tagged ‘Mining Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Mining Engineers

Posted on: November 22nd, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,3 years,21 Dec-2019};

A reputable mining support services company in Accra has vacancies for young Mining Engineers with specialization in rock drilling and blasting

Qualification Required & Experience

• At least 3 years working experience on the bench will be an advantage

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates should apply in writing to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 21 December, 2019

Job Vacancy For Manager – Permitting and Early Stages

Posted on: March 28th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Newmont Ghana,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,27 Apr-2019};

Purpose

• The Manager – Permitting and Early Stages is an experienced technical professional who will coordinate project permits and studies within the Africa region including Akyem, Ahafo South and Ahafo North to support the Africa Business Plan.
• The role ensures that legal and other obligations are adhered to, facilitates the completion of permitting and supports the project team to establish environmental processes and standard practices during the early project stages.

Essential Duties

Environmental Compliance

• Provide assistance to the Environmental and Project teams by reviewing and analyzing environmental information related to technical design for various regulatory agencies and the Newmont Investment System when seeking permits/ approval for both greenfield and brownfield Projects
• Support the Project team with the Environment Design Criteria (Newmont & Regulatory standards) during the planning phase (Newmont Investment System) of the project facilities
• Ensure Project compliance with the requirement of Government of Ghana Regulatory Agencies, as well as Newmont policies and standards
• Integrate the S&ER corporate and regional strategy into the project program and early stage scoping anticipating stage gate requirements and incorporate the applicable standards and guidelines
• Interface with the Project Team and other functions anticipating environmental challenges and defining strategies and execution plans on how to address those challenges
• Lead Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIA’s) as single point of accountability. Incorporate government and other stakeholder comments into ESIA’s for final approval
• Perform project delivery activities such as report writing, undertaking and organizing data collection and survey field work, performing data and literature review
• Prepare reports, plans, permits and documents to senior leadership and regulatory authorities

Budgeting and Reporting

• Develop and submit Project budget, strategy, objectives and targets to improve environmental performance and continually reduce business risk
• Manage consultant contracts assuring scope compliance, schedule and budget
• Manage environmental project budget, consultant field work and provide regular updates to team

Internal & External Collaboration

• Work in conjunction with Regional Environmental Manager to ensure application of the regional permitting strategy to deliver the project permitting
• Liaise with other functions in order to identify project requirements that are required to be included in project permitting
• Liaise with Environmental Manager Managers and teams and other functions on site to obtain relevant information for Baseline, Preliminary Environmental report, Scoping and environmental statements
• Lead and facilitate in conjunction with the Social Responsibility Managers project stakeholder meetings on site to move the permitting process
• Coordinate multiple third-party consultants and firms to achieve desired outcomes

Continuous Improvement

• Provide regular updates of project S&ER matters to the project director, anticipating issues or identifying early on potential risks that require action or contingency plan
• Track and monitor the permitting schedules for the project and flag any potential risks

Health and Safety

• Deliver own prescribed outcomes and/or provide services by following Newmont’s Health and Safety systems and protocols
• Oversee that all work carried out adheres to Health and Safety standard operating procedures

The above duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Qualification Required & Experience

Formal Qualification (including Professional Registrations):

• Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science or related field
• A master degree in related field considered an asset
• In depth working knowledge of the Ghana Mining Industry legislation

Experience:

• A minimum of 10 years’ experience is in the environment field
• Extensive direct experience and knowledge of environmental impact assessment and permitting
• Experience in environmental assessment and permitting of large scale developments
• Project Management Experience would be an added asset
• Previous mining experience and demonstrated ability to achieve deadlines and manage priorities

Technical Skills:

• Proven abilities in the areas of Project Management Negotiation, Technical Report Writing and Stake Holder Consultation
• High Level of Interpersonal Skills and Strong Influencing Skills
• High Level Technical Skills, Resilience and Resourcefulness

Behavioural Attributes:

• Good interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills Show initiative, be results driven and pro-active.
• Strong attention to detail and deliver high levels of accuracy.
• Work well under pressure.
• Ability to define goals and objectives and execute it to ensure that work outcomes are achieved

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

To submit your application, click on the link below and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 27 April, 2019

Job Vacancy For Plant Operator

Posted on: March 28th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Newmont Ghana, Brong-Ahafo Region,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,27 Apr-2019};

Newmont Mining Corporation is a leading global gold producer with key assets in Nevada, Peru, Australia, Ghana and Suriname.

Newmont’s Africa Operations holds two gold mining operations in Ghana: the Ahafo Mine located in the Brong-Ahafo region and the Akyem Mine located in the Eastern region. There is also near mine exploration and development focus in Ghana to annually replace gold reserves. Newmont Africa also has early-stage exploration programs in the African countries of Ethiopia and Morocco.

Our Africa operations employ approximately 5,900 employees and contractors, with the majority working at the Ahafo Mine. We offer an unparalleled blend of opportunity and career satisfaction with all the benefits you would expect from a global company. This, combined with our growth opportunities, makes Newmont a great company to work.

Our Akyem and Ahafo mines have made significant sustainable community development investments in our host communities. These include establishing Development Funds at our Akyem and Ahafo operational areas with each mine contributing US$1 per ounce of gold sold and 1% of net pre-tax annual profit into its community development fund.

The only gold company listed in the S&P 500 index, Newmont in 2007 became the first gold company selected to be part of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. Newmont’s industry leading performance is reflected through our Africa operations’ high standards in environmental management, health and safety for our workforce and creating value and opportunity for our employees, host communities and Newmont’s shareholders.

Purpose

To operate the process circuits of the Ahafo Process plant and perform all lining duties in a safe and competent manner, whereby optimum production is achieved.

Essential Duties

• Monitor and record the operating performance of the process circuit and make appropriate changes to ensure that optimum production is achieved.
• Inform the Supervisor of any changes that may affect optimum production.
• Maintain a high housekeeping standard in each of the process circuits.
• Work with the Supervisor to enable the optimum performance of the Process Plant.
• Work with the metallurgical team to ensure the optimum metallurgical performance of the process plant.
• Work with the maintenance team to achieve efficient process plant equipment performance and availability.
• Participate and contribute to the development and review of the Process Operations STP’s.
• Lines all pipes, shuts, feed boxes for an efficient running of the mill
• Monitor own and peers’ adherence to health and safety measures, protocols, production parameters and standards.

Qualification Required & Experience

Formal Qualification (including Professional Registrations):

• Senior School Certificate Examination.

Additional Knowledge:

As a minimum, declared competent in the following Metalliferous Courses (Citi and Guilds):

• Working knowledge of process operations, particularly crushing, SAG – Ball Mill Grinding, Leach / CIL, Elution, Reagents and Tails Operation.
• Support the maintenance team during mill shutdowns and mill lining activities.
• MNMPRD105A – Conduct Valve Operations.
• MNMPRD104A – Conduct Pump Operations.
• successful completion of other Metalliferous courses (Citi and Guilds) is preferable.
• Working knowledge of processing plant lining work

Experience:

• Minimum of 5 – 6 years’ operating experience in a gold processing plant, of which a minimum of 3 – 5 years experience should be in Process Plant Operating environment.
• Minimum of 3 – 5 years’ operating experience in mill lining activities
• Process plant commissioning experience is preferable.

Technical Skills:

• Strong technical problem-solving skills.
• Strong operating and troubleshooting skills.
• Strong analysis and interpretation skills.
• Ability to direct others to maintain the required output expected of an operating circuit.

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

To submit your application, click on the link below and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 27 April, 2019

Job Vacancy For Superintendent – Mine Planning

Posted on: September 25th, 2018 by Ghana Jobs

{AngloGold Ashanti (Iduapriem) LTD,Tarkwa,Full-Time,GH,Bsc / Diploma,7 years,12 Oct-2018};

AngloGold Ashanti (Iduapriem) LTD (AAIL) is looking for a highly qualified and motivated person for the role of: Superintendent – Mine Planning

Role Summary

• Reporting to the Manager – Mining, the successful candidate will provide strategic plans and technical support for the section whilst performing the duties of Long-term, medium-term and short-term planning activities of mining operations

Role Accountabilities

• Performs the duties of the short-term, medium-term and long-term planning and also monitoring activities of the mining operations
• Prepare mine plans and design which allows operations to meet or exceed budget productivity and ultilsation rate
• Develop 3-year long-term mine plans and designs, incorporate and communicate sound mining engineering, geological and geotechnical considerations and concepts
• Prepare detailed and realistic monthly, quarterly and annual production schedules in a timely and cost effective manner
• Update and review long-term plans and design to mitigate identified risk and incorporate new opportunities and challenges
• Assist in providing guidance on the dumping places on the short-to medium-term horizon and ensure that the 12 monthly forecasts are aligned to the long term waste dumping schedules
• Assist in developing annual mine plans and aid in budgets development
• Provide technical support to mining operation such that mine performance is optimised while providing a framework for continuous operating improvement
• Optimise efficiencies between mine quality, scheduling, drilling & blasting and loading & hauling operations
• Perform detailed study and analysis on criterial contractual KPIs covering as the minimum D&B, L&H, HME and Fuel Management

Qualification Required & Experience

• Minimum of tertiary qualification (Bsc or Diploma) in mining engineering from a recognised institution
• Minimum of 7 years experience in Mine planning field in the hard rock open pit environment
• Hands-on approach experience in both long-term and medium-term planning activities with Talpac, Xpac, Datamine, Selpac, Whittle software packages.
• Hands-on experience in mine financial modelling and preparation of mine budget estimates
• Registered or qualified to be registered as captain certificate of competence
• Certified by inspectorate division of the minerals commission of Ghana as a Mining Superintendent
• Medical fitness for the position, as well as the environment
• Possess valid Ghanaian driving license and ability to drive light vehicle

Location: Tarkwa

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and eligible persons who meet the above criteria are to forward their applications with detailed curriculum vitae to any of the following address to:

The Senior Manager – Human Resources
AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Limited
P.O.Box 283
Tarkwa

Or email to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 12 October, 2016

Job Vacancy For Bogger Operator

Posted on: May 23rd, 2018 by Ghana Jobs

{Chirano Gold Mines Ltd,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,N/A,5 years,25 May-2018};

Kinross is a Canadian-based Gold mining company with its head office in Toronto, and have mines and projects in the United States, Canada, Russia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Ghana and Mauritania, and employs approximately 6,000 people worldwide. Our core values are putting people first, outstanding corporate citizenship, high performance culture and rigorous financial discipline. We are dynamic, innovative, and passionate about who we are and how we work, and we do not compromise when it comes to doing the right thing in the communities where we operate. At Kinross, we pride ourselves on being skilled, responsible operators who strive not only to meet, but to exceed, regulatory requirements for both environmental and health and safety performance, wherever we operate. Putting people first is a core Kinross value, and our chief priority is to ensure the safety and well-being of every employee and contractor who works for us.

Duties

• Actively promote Safety culture and Hazard awareness and maintain production goals and objectives as a team.
• Perform and follow mine plans and survey instructions.
• Perform underground construction and development jobs such as; installation of pipes, power cable, ventilation fan, tubes and installation of ground support if required.
• Perform routine inspection of equipment before operations.
• Perform and document walk-around pre-shift inspections and monitor instrument gauges frequently.
• Demonstrate knowledge of underground mining processes and operations.
• Ensure all tasks are aligned with Standard Operating Procedures and Safe Work Instructions at all times.
• Perform other duties as reasonably assigned by your supervisor or his appointee.

Qualification Required & Experience

• Must possess at least SSCE Certificate or similar qualification.
• Must have at least five (5) years’ Underground working experience with three (3) years as a Bogger Operator.
• Must be able to read and write instructions, perform simple mathematical calculations, and keep records.
• Must possess a valid Ghanaian driver’s license/Operating Permit and ability to drive underground.
• Ability to do Remote Bogging will be an added advantage.
• First Aid Certificate preferred.

Location: Ghana

How To Apply For The Job

Applicants with the requisite skills & qualifications are to apply to the address below not later than 25th May, 2018:

[email protected]

Or

The Human Resources Manager
Chirano Gold Mines Limited
P. O. Box 57
Bibiani

Please indicate ONLY the position in the subject area when applying online.

Closing Date: 25 May, 2018

Job Vacancy For Mining Foreman

Posted on: February 13th, 2018 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,N/A,2 years,19 Feb-2018};

A reputable alluvial mining company requires the services of: Mining Foreman

Qualification Required & Experience

• Minerals Commissions certified
• At least 2 years of active alluvial mining experience

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should send their application and CV by email to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 19 February, 2018

Job Vacancy For Senior Mining Engineer

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017 by Ghana Jobs

{African Underground Mining Services,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A,N/A,30 Nov-2017};

Established in 2007, AUMS is a leader in providing a full suite of underground mining contract services to the African Mining industry, supported by a safe and performance orientated culture. We believe in investing in the development of our people and back them with state of the art equipment and world’s best practice.

AUMS is seeking to employ suitably qualified individuals to fill the following roles for upcoming work in Ghana and throughout Africa.

Job Title: Senior Mining Engineer

Reporting to the site Project Managers, the Senior Mining Engineer is responsible for assisting the site management team with the technical mining issues on site, interpreting and analysing the mining physicals and site costs and to integrate with our client’s technical services team.

To be considered for this role you must possess 5+ years experience as a mining engineer in a high speed, high productivity underground mining environment, influence and engagement with operation personnel and possess highly developed analytical skills that translate to improvements.

You will need to bring boundless energy in driving the engineering department in delivering the following, demonstrated from your previous experience:

• Ensuring the mining physicals are achieved as per the contract/clients schedules
• Ensuring an intimate understanding of the site contract, variations and management plans that AUMS is compliant too
• Maintaining strong relationships with your team, the client, and the technical services department
• Preparation of accurate monthly reports and monthly claims
• Develop cost reduction initiatives and prepare budgets

Qualification Required & Experience

• Applicants will have significant experience of a high productivity underground environment of world class standards. Significant practical operational experience is a pre-requisite for this role, including supervisory experience in the underground environment

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

If you have the determination, passion and ambition to make a success of this role then please forward your application to:

[email protected] addressing the criteria outlined above.

Please put the job title you are applying for in the email subject line and note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted

Closing Date: 30 November, 2017

Job Vacancy For Reliability Engineering Superintendent

Posted on: October 13th, 2017 by Ghana Jobs

{African Mining Services,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,Degree,N/A,23 Oct-2017};

Job Description

• Continual review and analysis of ( LCAM ) models and application to rate p/h
• Asset evaluation and calculation of opportunities to drive efficiencies across the business
• Preparation, planning & implementation of Maintenance plans, schedules and forecasts.
• Distributions of agreed work plans and coordination of major components supply to operations
• Data and Information acquisition/organisation for production of reports
• Provision of appropriate Training to Asset Management staff

Remuneration: Very attractive and commensurate with experience.
Location – AMSG Sites, West Africa

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and /or Business 01 related Tertiary qualification equivalent
• At least five (5) years working experience in an Equipment Reliability position with exposure to Mining industry Heavy Mechanical Equipment
• Minerals Commission Competency Certification in Engineering
• Significant experience in planning, scheduling and budgeting in establishing maintenance plans.
• Knowledge and understanding of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software preferably Pulse
• Sound knowledge and experience in Assets Management Philosophies
• High knowledge of mining and associated equipment with the ability to offer technical advice to enhance customers’ satisfaction.
• Knowledge of the Minerals and Mining Rules and Regulations as applicable to respective divisions surface operations
• Strong working knowledge of MS Office applications
• Self-motivated with the ability to manage time to produce results
• High standard of leadership,communication,reporting and analytical skills
• Ability to speak French fluently will be highly regarded
• Ability to handle multiple workloads with high standards and tight deadlines

Other Requirement:

• Must have a valid Driver’s License, Travelling Passport and be willing to trave’ 10 all countries where AMS operates.

Location: Ghana

How to Apply for the Job

Respond with your application and currant Curriculum Vitae to:

The Human Resources Manager
African Mining SeNices Ghana (AMSG)
P.O. Box 221
Tarkwa

Or

[email protected]

Closing Date: 23 October, 2017

NB: only short listed application will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Asset Management System Administrator And Analyst

Posted on: October 13th, 2017 by Ghana Jobs

{African Mining Services,Ghana,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,23 Oct-2017};

Key Duties:

• Maintain and update Master data of the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
• Identify gaps between business requirements and standard CMMS & Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) functionality and develop suitable solutions
• Provide interfaces between Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System (Pulse) and the Computerized
• Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
• Support Maintenance trade groups on CMMS activities
• Assist with the development of Reliability Centred Maintenance planning process and capabilities
• Ensure all Systems Maintenance and Reliability Planned Maintenance (PM’s) are aligned with strategic goals and objectives.
• Review, monitor an” validate critical information ,work orders ,plans or schedules having direct impact on the CMMS function
• Provide technical, operational and systems training support for CMMS and cross functional modules of the
• ERP to mobile equipment maintenances teams on various site throughout the region

Remuneration: Very attractive and commensurate with experience.
Location – AMSG Sites, West Africa

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and /or Business, IT or related Tertiary qualification equivalent
• At least five (5) years working experience in an Equipment Reliability/Administration position with exposure to Mining industry Heavy Mechanical Equipment
• Significant Experience in Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), Master data Administration, Integration and development
• Knowledge and understanding of Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software preferably Pulse
• Sound knowledge and experience in Assets Management Philosophies
• Knowledge of the Minerals and Mining Rules and Regulations as applicable to respective divisions surface operations
• Strong working knowledge of MS Office applications
• High standard of reporting and analytical skills
• Ability to speak French fluently will be regarded
• Ability to handle multiple workloads with high standards and tight deadlines

Location: Ghana

How to Apply for the Job

Respond with your application and currant Curriculum Vitae to:

The Human Resources Manager
African Mining SeNices Ghana (AMSG)
P.O. Box 221
Tarkwa

Or

[email protected]

Closing Date: 23 October, 2017

NB: only short listed applications will be contacted

Job Vacancy For Drill Trainer

Posted on: September 29th, 2017 by Ghana Jobs

{African Mining Services,Burkina Faso,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,30 Oct-2017};

AMS are currently seeking a qualified candidate interested in undertaking a role with our Company as Drill Trainer.

The position will require knowledge or skillful experience ofthe following:

• DM4S Drill Rig
• Rock Commanders
• Pantera Drill Rig

The position will initially be based in Burkina Faso (AMS Boungou site) however, depending on Company needs, may be required to move.

Qualification Required & Experience

• French language communication skills would be an added advantage, however, not essential

Location: Burkina Faso

How To Apply For The Job

If you have the required qualifications and experience in this role and wish to express your interest, respond with your Curriculum Vitae, copy of your qualifications, current contact details and a 1 page essay showing (this will be used as part of the initial assessment phase)

• Your reason why you think you are the right candidate
• Specific examples of the requirements above
• Any details not listed in this advert that you may think are relevant to the application
• Please only apply if you meet the criteria

The Human Resources Manager
African Mining Services Ghana ( AMSG)
P. O. Box 221, Tarkwa

OR By email to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 30 October, 2017

Existing employees are encouraged to apply. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.