Underground Infrastructure Engineer (Mining / Plans / Management / EPCM / Construction / Safety) – Tanzania

Eastern Africa
Posted 3 days ago

Reference No. CV37

Reference Number: CV37

Job Description:

Our client, an international mining house, is looking for an experienced Underground Infrastructure Engineer. This role provides direct output in the design and project management of all infrastructure to support Life of Mine production plans. This includes managing, overseeing, and monitoring all dewatering, compressed air and ventilation systems and infrastructure. This role is accountable to new build activities and infrastructure construction works. This is a senior leadership team role, and requires extensive multi-disciplined infrastructure and construction experience, outstanding coordination, communication, management, and stakeholder engagement skills. The Underground Infrastructure Engineer will be reporting directly to the Senior Engineering Manager.


  • Develop an asset management (engineering) plan for all major underground infrastructure including rollout and integration of the Asset Management Framework, in a collaboration the Reliability Engineering team.
  • Conduct internal audits and over-inspections to ensure adherence and compliance regarding asset management plans/strategy
  • Adhere and promote HSE regulations at the mine with zero tolerance to breaches.
  • Ensure operational, project and construction workforce targets are achieved.
  • Develop conceptual designs, cost estimates and project schedules for all new infrastructure and upgrades to support Life of Mine strategic plans.
  • To serve as the underground engineering infrastructure representative on all capital projects and to present the proposed capital projects to the standards committee.
  • Provide input and support into establishing and maintaining the project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), budget, schedule, and construction work packs.
  • Participate in internal and external audits as required.

A full job description will be made available upon request.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent tertiary qualification.
  • Site Entry requirements which may include mines Health Surveillance.
  • + 10 years’ post-graduation in underground engineering infrastructure
  • + 5 years of mechanical design and implementation and execution of engineering infrastructure projects relating to turbomachinery.
  • Experience managing and directing construction project activities.
  • Computer skills – Microsoft Excel, MS Project, and MS Access
  • Professionally Registered Engineer – Preferred

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO rotation 9/3
  • Competitive net USD salary
  • Inclusive package with benefits

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Christo van der Ham at cvanderham@camining.com

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Christo van der Ham

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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