Company Info

K92 Mining Limited
Ramu Valley, P O Box 1290, LAE 411
Kainantu, EH, Papua New Guinea
: +675 276 4280

Mine Planning Engineer

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Kainantu, EH, Papua New Guinea
Engineering Jobs, Others
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Job Description:
Reporting directly to the senior mining engineer or the mine technical services manager, the Planning engineer will be a part of the site tech team providing mine planning and engineering support to the Mining operations team, whilst producing workable and realistic mining schedules in a timely manner.
The successful candidate will be part of the planning team delivering safe, quality designs and sustainable production schedules to support the mine production team to achieve the company’s production targets.
As the planning Engineer onsite, you will ensure that other technical projects are progressed in a timely manner.
Job Requirements:
To be considered for this job, applicants must meet these basic requirements;
  • Bachelor’s degree in mining engineering – Required
  • Minimum of (3) years’ experience in  an underground mining environment specific to Narrow Vein Mining – Highly regarded
  • Surpac software experience and mine planning – Required
  • Strong computer skills with mine design and scheduling programs - Required
  • Ventilation experience and blasting knowledge, geotechnical and surveying – Highly regarded
  • Sound knowledge of safe mining practices and mining standards in an   underground Narrow Vein Mine - Required 
  • Five plus (5+) years’ experience in the industry performing similar roles – Required
  • Good safety record with ability to demonstrate safety leadership – Required
  • Good team player with strong communication skills – Required
  • Mining Operations experience – Preferred
  • Clean police record - Required
  • Class three (3) driver’s license  -  Required

Other factors that will be considered are employee performance, length of service, and work history.

Please forward your updated resume and supporting documentation addressed to:
The Human Resource Department
K92 Mining Limited
P O Box 1290,
LAE 411
Morobe Province
Note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.