Mining Planning Engineer at Zinkgruvan
Zinkgruvan Mining, located in a beautiful environment close to nature, is seeking an experienced Mining Planning Engineer. Welcome to an important position in an international group that is constantly evolving. If Security, Respect, Integrity and Excellence are important to you, you will thrive in this role and workplace.
About the position
Your results are integral to the overall performance of Zinkgruvan Mining and you play an important role in driving the strategic goals and future success of our company. The position reports to Section Manager, Mine Planning.
Your main responsibilities include:
• Preparation of long-term mine plans: Life-of-Mine, 5-year plan, and production budget for the coming financial year.
• Create mine designs for new production areas and establish mining strategies involving various disciplines including geology, rock mechanics, ventilation, and drill and blast.
• Technical support for the operations departments.
• Project work and project management within the department.
The ideal candidate will have five years’ experience in mine planning or project planning, and knowledge of mine planning software, preferably Deswik. We are looking for candidates with a bachelor’s degree or higher in mining or mining-related fields. To succeed in this role, it is important to have the analytical skills required to drive improvements, good teamwork ability, and strong communication skills. Good command of the English language is also an asset.
To thrive in this role, you need to be professional, and act with integrity and take responsibility for your work. We believe you have a pragmatic, creative and solution-oriented approach to how you perform work within the areas of your responsibility.
About the organisation
Zinkgruvan is an underground mine with a long production history since 1857. The operation is comprised of the underground mine, a processing plant, and other associated infrastructure. Zinkgruvan produces concentrates with zinc, lead and copper, metals of crucial importance to a modern society. This makes us an important player in climate change. At Zinkgruvan Mining, we combine long-term sustainability with digital development and proud tradition.
Zinkgruvan Mining is located just outside Askersund, close to both nature and the city. We are Sweden’s oldest and southernmost operating mine and employ 450 workers in a wide range of professional roles. We offer a good working environment with varied tasks and great development opportunities, including internationally.
Zinkgruvan Mining is part of the Lundin Mining Corporation with headquarters in Toronto, Canada and operations worldwide.
Selection is ongoing, so apply now.