Its main purpose: Ensure high quality raw material feed for plant while optimizing the remaining reserves and minimizing costs. Mine planning, manage process to ensure chemistries remain in specification with minimum variation, lead non-processing engineering projects, tight integration with quality process & shipping, manage blasting related costs and issues
The contribution it makes: Maintains high customer satisfaction at minimum cost. Leads planning efforts for mining, ensures plan is executed and targets are reached for production volumes, quality requirements, and costs.
Its long term goals: Create institutional knowledge of quarry optimization. Educate plant and divisional personnel on the key aspects of the mining plan; create systems to support daily execution of the plan independent of this role’s participation.
RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER JOBS
Work with Regional mine planning/geology team to update QMS life of mine plan. Develop close ties with MPS (Materials Performance Supervisor) and sales group with regards to products and shipping schedules
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Required Education: Bachelor's/Undergraduate Degree
Field of Study Preferred: Mining or Geotechnical Engineering or technical qualifications through previous work preferred
Required Work Experience: Minimum of 3 years work experience preferred