Senior / Principal Mining Engineer – Moscow, Russia

SRK Moscow
3rd Floor, Building 1 4/3 Kuznetskiy Most Street 125009 Moscow Russia
Tel: 
+7 495 545 4416
+7 495 545 4417
Fax: 
+7 495 545 4418

We are looking for applicants with operational, long term planning and mine design experience to help lead our mining services.

The job will expose the successful candidate to a wide range of projects and it will be common to be working on several projects concurrently.  This will be exciting for those candidates who enjoy diversity and challenges.

Whilst SRK aims to provide a strongly supportive technical atmosphere, the nature of consulting can sometimes require extra effort (out of hours work) from team members to meet deadlines or to accommodate travel requirements. 

Essential Requirements:

  • At least 10 years post-graduate experience in the mining industry
  • Good operational experience with open pits and ideally with some combined mining experience
  • Experience with a range of commodities and deposit types
  • Knowledge of specialized mining software such as Micromine, Datamine, Surpac NPV Scheduler, Ventsim, Whittle etc.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in long term planning and mine design
  • Knowledge of Russian and international standards applicable to projects at various stages, from exploration to commissioning
  • Basic knowledge of associated disciplines such as geology, hydrogeology, geomechanics, mineral processing and environment
  • Degree or equivalent in a mining related subject
  • Experience gained in an international environment is a plus.

Post Responsibilities

  • Making project decisions and being responsible to the client and the company management 
  • Project planning discussions and negotiations with clients
  • Managing and consulting work as part of mine design and optimization 
  • Managing multi-disciplinary studies
  • Managing and developing Consultant and Senior level staff
  • Representing SRK professionally, to SRK’s clients and interfacing at all levels with the client’s management and operations (and those of their other consultants);
  • Business development, including the generation of business from new and existing clients.

This list is not exhaustive and further reasonable duties may be requested from time to time as may be deemed in keeping with the job designation.

Working Conditions

  • Primarily work in the office based in central Moscow, Russia
  • Travel to mining operations in Russia and abroad
  • The normal working week is 40 hours, Monday to Friday 10:00 to 19:00 with one hour lunch. However, there will be the need for working flexible hours to meet deadlines.
  • We offer a competitive salary package including accommodation allowance, discretionary bonus and employee share participation.

Associated Benefits Following Successful Completion of Probationary Period:

  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Option to purchase Shares in SRK Consulting (Russia) Limited and SRK Global Limited.

Relocation

Assistance with relocation will be provided if required.

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