Recent Newmont Ghana Mining Jobs 2011 (4 Positions)

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24 Sep, 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. Buyer Senior – Ahafo Operations

Job Description

The successful candidate will report to the Local Sourcing Manager and will work as part of a team focused on the development and implementation of long term sustainable policy for the development of Local Ghanaian Suppliers and Contractors at National Level, in accordance with company agreed program.

Essential Duties:

  • Assist in the creation and management of National Vendor Registration Process
  • Act as a facilitator within Supply Service Management (SCM) department to ensure that Newmont’s commitments outlined in the Local Sourcing Policy and Ghana Legislative requirements at the national level are met
  • Support and supervise International Finance Corporation’s contractual responsibilities in respect to the National Linkages Program, on behalf of the Ghana Chamber of Mines
  • Liaise with targeted suppliers and vendors to ensure that capacity building and supplier development meet required standards

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

  • Must have a degree or Higher National Diploma in Purchasing and Supply and a  member of CIPS
  • A minimum of 6 years’ experience in Sourcing and Procurement gained from the mining industry or allied suppliers is a desirable
  • Ability to organize, set priorities and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent computer skill and ability to drive with a valid Ghana Driver’s License
2. Geomet Modeller – Ahafo Operations

The successful candidate will report to the Resource Estimation Manager and will provide technical and leadership support of projects in the mining, development or exploration programs with the goal of improving project viability and discovering new economic gold ounces to extend mine life.

Essential Duties:

  • Ensure adequate spatial coverage of metallurgical recovery sampling of project in Ghana
  • Analyze exploratory data of Geometallurgical Parameters (Statistical analysis)
  • Provide exploration software training to the exploration team periodically
  • Improve project viability by updating Geometallurgical “BINGO” Chart for stage gate requirements

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

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  • A degree in Geological Engineering or Geology
  • Must have a minimum experience of 6 years in exploration, development of mining geology with an understanding in mineral project feasibility
  • Knowledgeable in 3D geologic and mineral resource modeling tools such as (Minesight3D, Newmont TSS and Leapfrog 3D)
  • Must have a medium level Statistical and Geostatistical evaluation strengths
3. Emergency Response Team Member – Akyem Project

The successful candidate will assist team members in protecting personnel, assets, community and ensure a safe working environment.

Essential Duties:

  • Ensure all emergency response equipment is maintained and ready for operational use
  • Conduct/review audits and any remedial actions
  • Pro-actively participate in management strategies to manage environmental impact/risk
  • Support Health, Safety and Loss Prevention department in any of their activities as 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

  • At least Senior High School certificate or equivalent and first aid or medical support qualifications
  • Have thorough knowledge of emergency operating procedures and practices
  • In-depth knowledge in firefighting, vehicle extrication, vertical rope rescue, hazardous etc
  • Possess certificate in Emergency Response and Mine Rescue
  • Must be between the ages of 20 and 30 years
4. Licensing & Ancillary Trainer – Akyem Project

The successful candidate will be responsible for training the workforce for operations and acquiring legislative and Newmont Licensing.

Essential Duties:

  • Identify training needs of employees on Newmont’s driving rules and policies
  • Assess drivers through competency assessment for NGRL licenses
  • Train, assess and record operators of ancillary equipment i.e. forklift man-lift etc
  • Assist with the approved company mobile equipment licensing system
  • Comply with all NGGL’s Occupational Health and Safety requirements as well as those 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 minimum of HND with 2-3 years of experience in the relevant technical field or similar training with 7 years of experience
  • Must have experience with competency based training, on and off job
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills and safety background very essential
  • Technical knowledge of all vehicles on site
  • Must have a Ghanaian Driver’s License class F

 

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 Resources Manager
Newmont Golden Ridge Limited
P. O. Box 251
Nkawkaw

Or email to:
 [email protected]Please indicate the applied for on the envelope and in the subject line of the email. Applying through email is preferable.
Closing 29th Sept, 2011

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