Newmont Ghana Gold Recruitment 2011 (4 Positions)

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27 Jul, 2011

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Administrative Jobs in Ghana, Engineering Jobs in Ghana, Mining Jobs in Ghana

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

 GIS Database Administrator

Job Description

The successful candidate will report to the GIS Database Supervisor and provide GIS data management support to exploration projects.

  • Update and maintain master GIS (ArcGIS) and associated data base for gold exploration data, ensuring consistency and quality of data
  • Coordinate and manage GIS consistently across work groups, Regional, District Exploration and Development Geology
  • Provide GIS technical assistance and training to geological staff
  • Assist in preparation of technical reports

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 or diploma in Earth Science or Computer Science
  • Minimum 3-4 years’ experience in GIS data management preferably in exploration and mining industry
  • Comprehensive understanding of GIS and database software, ArcGIS, Access, SQL Server
  • Strong data management skills, a good understanding of computer operating systems, file management and security systems
  • Mining software knowledge will be plus

 

 

2: IT Network Analyst – Akyem Project

Job Description:

The successful candidate will coordinate and provide support for the Akyem data voice network infrastructure and related IT capacity planning.

  • Ensure that all aspects of NGGL voice, data network and facilities are supported and maintained to standards
  • Responsible for communications infrastructure maintenance and reliable services for the region
  • Coordinate, configure and test network equipment firmwave upgrades
  • Maintain and review system logs and network performance as well as coordinating work related to all mine two way and XM radios
  • Continually investigate and implements ways to improve the effectiveness of the mine’s communications

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 or equivalent experience, Network and CISCO certification is a plus
  • Minimum of 5-6 years’ experience in technical skills
  • Strong mix of business, functional and technical skills
  • Ability to effectively plan and control projects
  • Possess strong IT operations skill, customer relationship management and outsourcing vendor relationship management

 

 

 

3. Geological Database Administrator – Akyem Project

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Job Description

The successful candidate will report to the Geologic Framework Manager, Database Manager and will provide data management to the Exploration Department.

  • Update and maintain ‘GED’ drill hole database, ensure consistency of structure and quality control of the data
  • Ensure that QA-QC procedures are implemented and followed
  • Prepare monthly QA-QC reports
  • Liaise with assay laboratories on day to day quality control issues
  • Check and validate data to be loaded to the master database

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 or diploma in Geology, Geography or related field
  • At least 3-4 years experience in mineral exploration or mining database management
  • Demonstrated expertise in use of MS Access, SQL Server or other database systems
  • Understanding of basic statistics required
  • ESRI ArcGIS Desktop or Mining software knowledge will be plus

 

4. Environmental Representative III, Monitoring – Akyem Project

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation of environmental monitoring programs in accordance with EPA protocols, internationally accepted protocols, interpret environmental data and produce applicable reports.

  • Conduct timely collection and interpretation of environmental high quality monitoring data for water quality, air quality, nose, meteorological and hydrological
  • Assist with reports preparation to satisfy corporate, legal and regulatory reporting requirements
  • Work closely with the Environmental Compliance team in evaluating, monitoring data performance trends
  • Manage and motivate effective team of Junior and Senior environmental staff

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 Environmental Management, Chemistry or other science related field such as hydrology or engineering
  • Minimum of 4 years environmental experience working in a mining or related industrial operations
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Ghanaian Regulations as apply to mining operations
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; fluency in Twi language is advantageous

 

 

How To Apply

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

The Human Resource Manager
Newmont Ghana Gold Limited
PMB KIA
Accra

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 4th August, 2011

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