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Geotechnical Superintendent-Australia

Remuneration : Neg
Reference : SC0024
Location : Australia
Date Added: 2012-02-03

Geotechnical Superintendent-Australia

Our client is currently seeking a Geotechnical Superintendent for a project in Australia

• Manage and ensure regular inspection of underground reporting of status and ground support/control  recommendations.
• Preparation and review geotechnical engineering plans ensuring underground operations are accessible and safe to work in.
• Manage the geotechnical factors of safety, design specifications, support requirements, and remediation works.
• Supervise the collection of data and design.
• Implement rock stress monitoring, closure and ground movement monitoring.
• Plan and develop research and implementation of geotechnical engineering in accordance with the legislative environment to identify challenges and opportunities.
• Implementation, review and update of the Ground Control Management Plan for each of the respective mining operations.
• Encourage, advise and assist the development of geotechnical engineering to improve the benefits of the operation and safety of the mining crews.
• Manage the provision of technical support to underground mine backfill operations.
• Manage the geotechnical evaluation of underground stability support requirements; supported and unsupported span estimation; dilution and ore loss estimation; caving potential; stress measurement and monitoring; and, remediation works.

• Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Geotechnical Engineering or Mining Engineering, specializing in rock mechanics or geotechnical engineering.
• Other qualifications in management, mine manager’s certificate, Masters in Geotechnical Engineering desirable.
• Five or more years of experience in underground Geotechnical Engineering
• Excellent software skills.

If you meet the above criteria for Geotechnical Superintendent–Australia please send CV to


This Job was posted by CA Mining

Contact Person : Vivienne Gower
Telephone : 0215515340
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