Job Description

Golder is seeking a Tailings Surveillance Engineer to join the Tailings Team within the Mine Waste Group . This is a junior to intermediate level position within the Mine Waste Team and is appropriately qualified in the delivery of tailings services, aligned with the Golder suite of engineering products.
· Provide tailings surveillance services on projects within the mining and industrial industry
· Provide technical advice and consultancy on tailings storage facilities (TSF) associated with operational risks and other issues to clients (external & internal)
· Build reputation as an engineering technical consultant / specialist
· Keep abreast of advancing technologies, methods and research & development
· Managing, analysis and reporting for projects which may include the following:
- Undertake site investigations of tailings storage facilities for Clients
- Overall TSF operations review and reporting. This activity can either be undertaken on a monthly or quarterly basis and could require an extended period of duty. (i.e. exceeding the normal 9 hours per day)
- Preparation of detailed audit reports on TSFs
- Detailed stability analysis using RocScience software
- Capacity assessments and deposition modelling of tailings storage facilities for life of mine (LOM)
- Design of TSF extensions and CQA inspections of tailings infrastructure
+ Provide safety leadership in Health & Safety (OH&S incident reporting) and compliant to Golder HSSE requirements
+ Prepare proposals and reports for clients
+ Other duties as required
Project Management and Technical Expertise
· Continued development of key skills in Project Management
· Participation in professional development activities
· Continued professional development in support of professional registration
+ Develop and support the Golder ownership culture
+ Promote and develop inter-region and inter-office collaboration and cooperation
+ Contribute towards a healthy team mentality among peers
+ Development of business opportunities e.g. proposal development and tender submissions (internal and external Clients)
Business Systems
+ Participate in the development and implementation of engineering systems, tools, policies and protocols
+ Be an active part of the Golder team
+ GAIMS (Quality management system)
Innovative and Technical Excellence
· Implement projects that contain elements of the core Golder engineering expertise
· Promote & develop new technical services and/or tools within the tailings management space
· Positive financial contribution
· Execute projects in accordance with Golder’s financial target in terms of profitability
· Manage work in progress and debtors in accordance with Golder targets
Health and Safety
· Promote Health Security Safety & Environmental (HSSE) systems and program priorities
· Meet HSSE key performance indicators compliant with Golder targets.
· Relevant Degree or Diploma in the Geotechnical / Civil / Water Engineering
· 4 years plus experience post-graduation
· Knowledge of project finances
· Experience at a consulting firm within mine waste, tailings operations contractor or client within the mining / industrial industry
· Project management skills and experience
· MS Word, MS Excel (Advanced), MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, MS Projects, RocScience Slide 6.0, Autocad, Surfmate and Muck 3D (optional)
· Own Vehicle
· Valid Driver's License
Title: *Tailings Surveillance Engneer *
Location: *ZAF-WATERFALL *
Requisition ID: *18000644 *
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