Surveyor

Swakop Uranium - swakopmund, namibia

a month ago

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

To provide surveying services using the necessary equipment to stake out the location of ore grades, drilling, loading and dumping for the advance of mining operations, in a cost effective safe manner and in accordance with mine surveying procedure.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Perform all mining survey activities related to mining and engineering requirements, in accordance with standard procedures and accepted surveys practices.
  • Stake out and pick-up drill and blast collars.
  • Stake pegs for ore grades, dumps, roads, pit bench elevation control, drilling and loading using survey equipment.
  • Ensure that survey reports and plans are properly filed and securely stored.
  • Highlight deviations from loading parameters.
  • Reduce and calculate all survey control measurements.
  • Upload loading composite, design surfaces, ramps and drilling patterns on provision.
  • Populate drill control sheets.
  • Edit pit shell for volume calculations.
  • Suggest and implement best practice business improvement initiatives.
  • Carry out drone surveys.

Requirements and experience:

  • Grade 12 or current NSSCO with 20 points over 5 subjects.
  • Bachelors Degree in Surveying or National Diploma in Survey or equivalent qualification.
  • 3 years experience in a mine surveying environment.
  • Sound working knowledge of applicable surveying equipment and application of surveying techniques.
  • Advanced Mine Survey Certificate.
  • Drone License will be an added advantage.
  • Valid Code B/BE Drivers License

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