Specialist - Geotechnical

Location: Indonesia Posted Date: February 9, 2018
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Employer Job Id: Careermine Job Id: 1422481

[Company] is an Indonesian owned, intermediate gold producer, as measured by global output. We produce ~200,000oz per annum, derived mainly from our operating Indonesian assets. We operate, mine and understand low grade-gold deposits and heap leach systems.

[Company] is an equal opportunity employer and is always interested in talented professionals with experience in the mining industry who are motivated, possess initiative and want to make a difference in a dynamic work environment. As a result of the rapid expansion, we are currently looking for qualified candidates to fill the following roles for our mining operations located in Gorontalo and North Sulawesi:

Specialist - Geotechnical


  • To develop geotechnical design criteria to support safe & optimal mine operations. 
  • To plan & manage the installation of mine wide geotechnical monitoring systems
  • To conduct ground support trials and making recommendations on their performance
  • To assist with continuous improvements in drilling and blast designs while ensuring they comply with mining regulations and site standards as they relate to Geotechnical Wall Control blasting.
  • To coordinate with the Drill and Blast Engineers to ensure maximum utilization of production drilling equipment as it relates to Geotechnical Wall Control blasting.
  • To advice planning and operations personnel on geotechnical issues relating to production drilling, blast and mine design
  • To ensure that drilling and blasting plans for the open pit operation are carried using appropriate software packages following the correct procedures and standards
  • To be responsible for mapping and database geotechnical management, geotechnical Instrument system and emergency, geotechnical Study, geotechnical analysis and Interpretation, operation and design recommendation, ground risk management system.
  • To develop and review SOP and to establish and maintain a network with global geotechnical expert.


  • Bachelor Degree in mine engineering or related discipline 
  • Have extensive site-based mining experience with a capability in hard rock Geotech. 
  • 10 – 15 year/s work experience. 
  • Proficient in Geotechnical software, Surpac, Phase2/Unwedge/AutoCAD. 
  • Experience in gold mining industry is preferred


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