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Principal Mining Engineer – DRC

Job no: 498071
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Kinsevere Mine

MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognised as a leading producer of copper and zinc. As an international business, MMG strives to create an inclusive culture by bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.

The Africa, Australia and Asia (AAA) Development team is a key business unit with a mission to create significant value to MMG. The team is focused on supporting the operations in maximising long term value through life-of-asset optimisation, as well as provide specific technical service and support across the region to key business areas and departments.

This newly created role within the team, reporting to General Manager AAA Development, will take full advantage of the significant amount of experience you possess in open cut mining operations.  Specifically, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of pit optimisation and mine design and planning, for studies, projects and M&A opportunities within the DRC region.

To be considered for this role, you’ll be a tertiary qualified mining engineer and have considerable experience in principal engineer and technical services management roles within open cut mining functions.  Further, you will be able to use your deep functional and operational expertise to engage, communicate and influence effectively across both site and corporate environments. This role will be on a residential roster within our Kinsevere Mine in Lubumbashi (DRC) or alternatively 9/5, 5/2, 5/2 in Johannesburg with the 9-day swing in the DRC and the other two weeks in the Johannesburg office.

As a company, we strive for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity.

If you share MMG’s values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date and all applicants must apply directly to MMG to be considered. We will not be accepting submissions from recruitment agencies on this occasion.

To hear more about what it’s like to work at MMG, we encourage you to visit our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/MMGMediaUpload/playlists


Advertised: W. Central Africa Standard Time
Applications close: W. Central Africa Standard Time

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