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Senior Geotechnical Engineer 27/08/2016

Job Reference Number:1018
Job Typepermanent

Key elements of the role include:

  • Conduct regular risk assessments and monitoring of pit and dump slopes ensuring effective management of a range of geotechnical and geothermal hazards
  • The implementation & updating of procedures, processes and databases for all geotechnical and geothermal functions for geohazard management
  • Provide geotechnical input into medium and long term planning and oversee the implementation of slope designs
  • Manage the geotechnical design investigation projects, collection of geotechnical data, analysis, design and reporting, stability assessment, monitoring and risk assessments.

The successful candidates will have:

  • At least 7 years' experience in open pit mining or civil engineering projects, preferably with 3 years at a Senior Engineer level 
  • Hold a Degree qualification in Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology or similar
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant geotechnical software and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong project management capabilities
  • Possess well developed written and oral communication skills including technical report writing.

Closing date: 30.08.2016

P.O. Box 876
Konedobu, NCD
Papua New Guinea
Tel (+675) 70311391/392/393/394
Fax (+675) 3210131