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Principal Mining Engineer – Ops Excellence needed at De Beers Group

Job title : Principal Mining Engineer – Ops Excellence

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : April 05, 2024

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Job Description:

As Principal Mining Engineer – Ops Excellence you will provide services as required and your responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Ensuring that safety, health and environmental aspects and considerations are incorporated in the designs and project work conducted.
  • Maintaining a strategy for mining processes, develop procedures and processes to implement the operational strategy and ensure operations are optimized through the strategy.
  • Governance functions to ensure mine planning standards are developed, communicated, and adhered to and facilitated performance regarding requirements.
  • Governance functions to ensure adherence to reporting standards and facilitate performance regarding requirements.
  • Assisting with external stakeholder requests where appropriate to ensure the smooth and efficient running of survey processes to address and resolve issues promptly.
  • Effectively share knowledge to support operational best practice.
  • Ensuring alignment between projects and business optimization initiatives and the Kumba RDP (Resource Development Plans) and LOM (Life of Mine) plans.
  • Supporting the implementation of projects within defined timescales and budgets to assure accuracy of cash flow forecast.
  • This role is in the Mining (MIN) discipline at a Band 5 level reporting to Manager Mining.


  • BEng Mining Engineering/Mining
  • MBA / MBL in Business Management / Administration
  • Mine manager’s certificate of competency (MMCC)
  • Professional registration with ECSA
  • Mine Planning related software such as Whittle, Deswik, XPAC, OPMS, XERAS, MicroStation, Haulsim
  • SA Drivers License


  • Strong experience conducting open-pit mining studies and projects (concept phase to implementation)
  • Mining Engineering open-pit experience at management level operational and technical
  • Management experience at MTS Manger, Manager Mining level will be advantageous
  • A positive record of delivering quality mine planning and mining engineering outputs on projects
  • AA (Anglo American) Organization Model concepts and principles

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