Newmont Ghana Gold Vacancies 2012 (4 Job Titles)

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15 Feb, 2012

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Mining Jobs in Ghana, Vacancies in Ghana

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

1. Geomet Modeller – Ahafo Mine

Job Description

The successful candidate will report to the Resource Estimation Manager. She/he will provide technical support and leadership of projects in the mining, development or exploration programs.

Essential Duties:

  • Ensure adequate spatial coverage of metallurgical recovery sampling of project in Ghana
  • Exploratory data analysis of Geometallurgical Parameters (Statistical analysis)
  • Provide exploration software training to the exploration team as and when the need may be
  • Improve project viability by updating Geometallurgical “BINGO” Chart for stage gate requirements
  • Provide technical leadership by constantly participating with and mentoring National Service Persons and 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 first degree in Geological Engineering or Geology
  • Minimum of six years working experience in exploration, development of mining geology with understanding in mineral project feasibility requirements
  • Competent in 3D geologic and mineral resource modeling tools such as (Minesight3D, Newmont TSS and leapfrog 3D)
  • Medium level Statistical and Geostatistical evaluation strengths

2. Mine Operations Field Advisor – Ahafo Mine

Job Description

The successful candidate will work in an advisory role and mentor the National staff to direct and control daily and long-term activities for the mining activities in the open pit area.

Essential Duties:

  • Manage and monitor the daily attendance and manpower issues/s in ensuring that the Foremen deliver all required documentation and follow up
  • Create a suitable work environment to motivate staff, employees and contractors to achieve optimum effectiveness, productivity and operating costs
  • Accept personal responsibility for the health and safety of every mine worker under or assigned to his/her supervision
  • Conduct safety meetings, staff meetings and safety inspections

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 Senior High School graduate with eight to ten years in related field experience or a first degree in Mining Engineering or an equivalent combination or training and experience
  • Previous supervisory experience is a must
  • Minimum five years of mining supervisor experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience are necessary
  • Strong presentation, facilitation and consultation skills
  • International experience with hydraulic mining equipment fleets is desired 

3. Security Investigator – Ahafo Mine

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Job Description

The successful candidate will manage, direct and coordinate all security related investigations at all Newmont related operations in Ghana.

Essential Duties:

  • Conduct investigations into theft, fraud, malicious damage, robbery and other transgressions by and against the company’s employees in Ghana
  • Assist all departments in security related investigations
  • Liaise with the law enforcement agencies e.g. Police and Military when necessary
  • Collect, preserve and document all evidence and specimen relating to an investigation to be used in legal or other proceedings
  • Participate in legal proceedings by preparing evidence and presenting testimony in courts of law

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

  • Tertiary qualification in required field is highly desirable
  • Minimum of 10 years working experience in government or private investigation institution e.g. police or private security firm
  • High level of investigative skills and motivation to work independently
  • Knowledge and practical experience with ellipse is desirable
  • Working knowledge of Ghana Criminal and Mine related laws 

4. Capital Analyst

Job Description

The successful candidate will report to the Assistant Regional Capital/Manager. She/he will work with the other members of the Regional Capital Management Team on all issues relating to Authority For Expenditure (AFE) administration, portfolio planning process, AFE performance management and regional capital budgeting forecasting.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist with and ensure the timely submission of all AFEs
  • Support in writing their AFEs
  • Work together with other team members on AFE performance management process, capital budgets and forecasts per the Business Planning cycle and portfolio planning process
  • Ensure prompt processing and payment of Insurance premiums and power Invoices for the Region
  • Assist in rolling out AFE training programs for all AFE managers as and when required

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 relevant first degree/qualification in accounting and/or finance, engineering or mining related discipline
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in Capital Effectiveness processes
  • Three years practical experience which related to mining business and financial processes
  • Operational or project management experience
  • Familiarity with mining business economics, financial modeling, budgeting and business planning 

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 Resource Manager
Newmont Ghana Gold Limited
PBM 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 date: 24th February, 2012 

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