Career Details

Summary

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Go underground to provide regular field supervision to surveyors as well as training and quality control as required.
  • Anticipate potential survey problems and avoid them in a timely manner with a solution.
  • Provide a daily lineup for the survey teams based on operational and planning needs.
  • Manage some human resource matters (vacations, absenteeism, quality and quality/quantity of work, etc.)
  • Maintain integrity of the site as-built drawings to ensure all mining and construction activity is accurately recorded.
  • Check all AutoCAD level plans on an as needed basis to ensure accuracy and precision.
  • Ensure surveyors update and issue development-heading updates and complete diamond drill holes, service holes, and others as requested.
  • Ensure cavity monitor surveys of all stopes, raises, etc…are completed as required by Engineering.
  • Lead the month end processes through tracking and reporting monthly advance of mine development and rehabilitation.
  • Ensure routine check surveys mare performed to ensure precision and accuracy are maintained in all mine survey data and control points.
  • Keep track of required survey equipment calibration and repairs.
  • Provide input to annual engineering budget.
  • All other duties as may be assigned.

Qualifications

  • Survey/Engineering Technical Diploma (2 years or greater) required or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 7 years experience in underground operating mine sites.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Promine, and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Working knowledge of mine design software is an asset (Deswik, Studio 5).
  • Proficiency with GPS, total station and conventional survey equipment.
  • Ability to use and calibrate associated survey equipment
  • Able to coach/mention, and share safety and ethical behaviours
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Reliable and self-managing.
  • Strong people skills and an ability to work in a team environment.
Rate of Pay Salary, Commensurate with experience and qualifications