Mine Geologist

  • Full Time
  • Ndola, Zambia
  • Applications have closed
  • Salary: -

Dangote Industries Zambia Limited

Dangote Industries Zambia Limited

Senior chief Chiwala’s Area, Masaiti District, Ndola Zambia.

Company Overview

The Dangote Group is one of Africa’s leading conglomerates producing diversified products. Dangote Cement, a subsidiary of the Dangote Group, is the leading producer of cement in Zambia with a modern advanced integrated cement plant in Ndola, on the Copperbelt.

Dangote Cement requires action oriented, high performing and dedicated professional in the following discipline:

Mine Geologist

 Job Summary

  • Work with the HOD Mines on new work approaches, methods and policies to optimize performance and ensure adherence to industry regulations and organizational standards
  • Handling, collection and processing of all geological samples, mapping and Petrography analysis for assessment of the mineral deposit
  • Using professional knowledge, be able to plan exploration program for green field project and developing and updating mineral reserve and resource models for estimating reserves and resources
  • Oversee geological plan for short term grade control requirements, accountable for accurate and efficient grade control and stockpile management.
  • Drive the mining team to achieve constant delivery of ROM to the plant in accordance with mining program plan to meet the quality of raw material requirement of the cement plant
  • Proficient in Mining Software for designing of Block model of deposit, resource and reserve estimation, preparing Mines Plan and scheduling of operation for life of mines
  • Ensure mine plans are designed, approved and coordinate a streamlined approach to mining operations as per plan.
  • Provide inputs and coordinate for safe, economical and environmentally sound extraction of minerals
  • To prepare and update reserves, technical reports and documentation to ensure compliance with industry and operational requirements.
  • Experience in Open Pit Limestone Mining and the exposure to cement manufacturing industry will be an added advantage.

Education and Work Experience

  • Bachelors / Masters of science in Mining Geology
  • Minimum of Five (5) years working experience, with two (2) years relevant work experience in Quarry Industry.
  • Valid practicing license from the Engineering Institute of Zambia.
  • First Aid certificate.
  • Conversant with Mine Planning Software skills and Microsoft Suite
  • Full Grade Twelve Certificate with credits or better in English and Mathematics.

The holder of this position will be required to adhere to all relevant requirements, policies, procedures and legal regulations pertaining to health, safety, environment and quality, as well as finance, human resources, and any other regulations as required by the company and relevant to the level of the role and responsibilities of the function.

Candidates meeting the above requirements should send their applications to:

The General Manager HR & Admin and send them to [email protected]

Please note that you are to attach an Application Letter & Latest CV ONLY in Microsoft word format as ONE document.

Closing date for receiving applications is 10th January, 2021. Position should be clearly mentioned in the subject line e.g. “Geological Officer”.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.