Senior Tailings Engineer (Mining / MRF / TSF  / EOR / Pr.Eng / Project Management ) –  Sandton, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 4 weeks ago

Reference No. CV14

Job Description: CV 14

Our client is a global Engineering Services provider, across Infrastructure, Mining & Metals, Environment and Power verticals. The opportunity exists for a Senior Tailings Engineer to join the team , focused on TSF & MRF design, monitoring, review, FS and PFS.   



  • Review, design, construction, and remediation of tailings structures at all stages of the project, including pre-feasibility, feasibility, detailed design and construction stages.
  • Undertaking desk-based studies utilising data and information from a variety of sources.
  • Undertaking due diligence reviews.
  • Undertaking scoping and pre-feasibility studies.
  • Design and supervision of waste facilities.
  • Project management and co-ordination.
  • Report and proposal writing.
  • Mentoring consultant level staff as required.
  • Business development


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Honours Degree or equivalent in a Civil or Mining engineering subject, with preferably a higher degree and/or significant experience gained internationally.
  • Professional Registration – Pr. Eng (ECSA)
  • 5-10 years’ experience working in a similar position
  • Previous experience of design, build and maintenance of Tailings Storage Facilities.
  • Competent report and proposal writing skills requiring strong English language skills (verbal and written)


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent Employment Opportunity
  • Competitive Package and Benefits
  • Hybrid Working Model (working 2 days in office 3 at home)
  • Cell & Data allowances
  • Annual Performance Incentives
  • International Exposure (Travel and Projects)


If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to

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Christo van der Ham

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CA Mining

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