Senior Tailings / Waste Management Engineer

22 Mar 2012
19 Apr 2012
Adam Whitney
Full Time
Contract Type
This superb opportunity has arisen for someone with extensive relevant experience and Nordic language proficiency to join an innovative mining consultancy with offices based across the globe. The purpose of this role will be to develop a local centre of expertise in Sweden and build a team to support the requirements of mining projects in the Nordic region and internationally.

Work expected to be undertaken:
-review, design, construction and remediation of tailings and waste management structures at all stages of the project including pre-feasibility, feasibility, detailed design, construction and closure
-Undertaking desktop based studies utilising data and information from a variety of sources
-Contributing to due diligence, third party reviews and competent persons reports
-Design and supervision of mining waste facilities
Clients include major/mid-tier/junior mining companies, financial organisations and governments.

The focus of the work will be in the Nordic region and as such, you should have experience of working in accordance with local legislation in one or more of the Nordic countries. Proficiency in a Nordic language is essential. Other requirements:
-Degree or equivalent in a civil or mining engineering subject, preferably with a higher degree
-Previous experience of design, build and maintenance of tailings storage facilities
-Competent in relevant specialist software including CAD
-Significant relevant experience
-Track record of project management
-Strong report and proposal writing skills
-Strong communication skills

In return our client offers a competitive salary package, including incentive and performance based bonuses and employee share participation. When applying for this role please ensure that you attach your CV in Word format including your full contact details and postal address. Failure to provide this information will significantly hinder our ability to assist you.