Newmont Ghana Gold Limited Recruits for 4 Positions

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26 Oct, 2011

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Mining Jobs in Ghana

Newmont Ghana Gold Limited a subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation, one of the World’s largest gold mining companies.

1. Senior Internal Auditor – Ahafo Operations

The successful candidate will report to the Internal Audit Manager and will be responsible for all audit activities of various Newmont Africa Region departments and entities to determine adherence to established plans, policies, procedures and good business practices.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist in planning work on assigned segments of the audit; determine the extent of audit testing and workpaper content
  • Review transactions, documents, records, reports, processes and procedures and prepare audit work papers, recording and summarizing data
  • Develop audit planning documentation addressing scope, audit objectives, budgeted hours, field work and reporting dates, audit personnel, and assignment of work
  • Audit the activities of various departments for compliance with established plans, policies, procedures and applicable regulations
  • Document, assess and test internal controls surrounding financial reporting in order to ensure compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive

Required Skills or Experience

  • A degree in Accounting, CPA, ACCA, CA designation
  • Three to five years of public accounting or auditing experience
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience are necessary
  • Experience with the Big 4 companies is required
  • Knowledge of the mining industry is highly desirable
2. Senior Geoscientist – Ahafo Operations

The successful candidate will report to the Manager Exploration and will implement, manage, and complete assignments in two or more fields of geoscience.

Essential Duties:

  • Evaluate exploration, development or acquisition opportunities in a significant area of exploration activity, on a major project, or in a mine operations
  • Supervise geological mapping, drill core or chip logging, drill hole planning, drill program execution, computer deposit modeling, hydrologic and metallurgical investigations among others
  • Provide geochemical training to other geologists
  • Fully participate in technical geologists

The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive

Required Skills or Experience

  • A degree in Geosciences or related field with knowledge in geological, geochemical, and/or geophysical principles
  • Minimum 6 years industry experience in mining or exploration environment
  • Ability to and a computer literate
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
3. Instructor, Welder/Fabricator – Ahafo Operations

The successful candidate will report to the Maintenance/Operation Training Superintendent and will develop, coordinate and monitor training in the Process Maintenance and Mine Maintenance Department for experienced fixed plant, mine maintenance boiler makers and mechanical apprentices.

Essential Duties:

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  • Model and promote expected behaviors, with particular emphasis on desired values, safe work practice, punctuality, efficiency and quality of work
  • Conduct training needs analysis and develop training plans for process and mine maintenance
  • Monitor progress of apprentices and provide coaching and instruction as required
  • Maintain accurate records of all training and assessment activities
  • Apply vocational guidance and counseling as needed

The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive

Required Skills or Experience

  • A minimum of Advance Certificate in welding and fabrication or equivalent advance Technical Certificates with preference towards fixed plant mechanic
  • Extensive theoretical and practical experience, knowledge and understanding of welding and fabrication (Experience in machining is an added advantage)
  • Excellent teaching, facilitation, interpersonal communication and skills
  • Strong knowledge of competency-based in curriculum and Certificate 4 training and assessing
  • English and Twi language ability (spoken and written)
4. Project Controls Engineer – Ahafo Operations

The successful candidate will report to the Project Controls Manage. S/he will be responsible for providing cost control, scheduling, progress measurement, change control and forecasting for the Operations Services and Projects groups.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist with cost estimates from conceptual estimates (factored from historically similar projects) to detailed estimates prepared from drawings
  • Develop and maintain spreadsheets or databases of estimates, forecasts, commitments, costs, changes, and progress for reporting on same
  • Provide the accounting department with accruals based on work in place
  • Develop and maintain project and departmental schedules using Primavera or MS Project

The duties and responsibilities listed above are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive

Required Skills or Experience

  • A degree in Engineering or Accounting and project management experience, and or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Project Management training through the Project Management Institute or similar organization
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the engineering and construction management field with at least 1 year experience in project controls or project accounting
  • A working knowledge in construction and understanding of accounting principles

 

How To Apply

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your application letter and current CV with references, indicating your e-mail address, telephone contact information to the address below:

The Human Resources Manager
Newmont Ghana Gold Limited
P. O. Box 59
Kenyasi, Brong Ahafo Region

Or email to:
 [email protected]Please indicate the job applied for on the envelope and in the subject line of the email. Applying through email is preferable.

Closing 07 Nov, 2011

 

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