Surveyor

Tasiast, Inchiri Region, Mauritania
Competitive
Jun 16, 2022
Jul 16, 2022
44973-en_US
Surveying
Permanent
Full Time
English
Purpose of the Role

To provide designs, plans, and measurement data to support engineers. To follow established policies, practices, and procedures when completing work assignments. To produce results that accurately define mine operations and can be used for planning and production support.

Key Areas of Responsibility and Duties

Includes but not limited to:
1. Working with close supervision, prioritizes, schedules, and plans assigned survey jobs
• Responsible for ensuring the accurate and timely processing of survey services
• Answers queries and handles requests related to survey services
• Follows established policies and procedures related to survey services and complies with established methodologies and quality standards
• Escalates issues requiring advanced expertise or knowledge about the broader business impact of decisions. Works with mentor on more advanced issues
• Prepares standard reports and completes documentation related to survey services
• May provide analysis of work outcomes with guidance from immediate supervisor and /or a mentor
• Provides accurate line and grade to development crews in a timely manner
• Provides stopes, surveys, and CMS surveys to the planning group and operations in a timely manner
• Ensures mine plans are executed to meet regulatory requirements
• Prepares mark ups / stakes; establishes survey control in field and issues drawings for excavation / construction
• Provides survey marks to allow development of the mine to correct dimensions and grade
• Maintains and ensures integrity of survey data through check surveys and calibration of instrumentation
• Other duties as required
2. Maintains records for the survey team
• Ensures records are up to date, in the required format, accurate, and produced on time
• Maintains reference material according to regulations and policies
• Assists Chief Surveyor to survey, calculate, and check month-end production figures
• Updates emergency response plans showing refuge chambers and escape ways
3. Performs routine analysis
• Analyzes information related to survey services which may include generating basic reports, reviewing them for accuracy, and monitoring overall quality
• Assists with preparing reports of analytical results

Minimum Qualifications & Skill Requirements

Mandatory Requirements for this position:

• 2 years' experience in similar roles.
• Bachelor's Degree in Mining Engineering or equivalent
• Additional educational or technical training
• A commitment to developing and supporting a safe and effective workplace;
• Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in English and French
• Strong command of Microsoft word and excel
• Proficient in the use of survey software (trimble business center, I site point studio, surpac, trimble optron, and aerial imaging

Desirable Skill, Knowledge, Training, and Experience:
• Ability to work with others in a team environment
• Willingness to work in adverse weather conditions required
• Good sense of leadership