Aveng Vacancies 2023 | Mine Planner Vacancies in Kathu Apply Online Now

  • Full Time/ Permanent
  • Kathu, Northern Cape
  • 72000-340000 ZAR / Year
  • Applications have closed


Aveng Is Currently Seeking for Mine Planner Position suitable candidate who is eligible to handle all the responsibilities and is qualified for the position. All the information required for this position to know by the candidate is given below specifically. apply online for this position by clicking on the apply now button and fill the Aveng application Form. The Position Is available in Kathu, Northern Cape the candidates nearby willing to apply are also invited to apply online for this vacancy.

Hiring Authority: Aveng Careers

Position: Mine Planner Jobs

Location: Kathu, Northern Cape

Qualification: Matric, Grade 12, Diploma/ Degree

Salary Estimated: ZAR 72000-340000 Annum

Job Requirements & Responsibilities

Moolmans is a multi-national mining contractor offering comprehensive services in both surface and underground applications. For more than 60 years Moolmans’ ability to develop sound client relationships and to work in remote locations has earned it a strong reputation for reliability and performance. Moolmans is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Aveng Group, an international infrastructure and resources company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE:AEG).

Assist operations with their mine planning and scheduling requirements by developing short term plans and tasks to support mining operations.

Minimum Requirements


  • Tertiary Qualification in Mining Engineering or similar


  • 5 years experience in Mining
  • At least 2 years Mine Planning / Scheduling experience.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work with the client to design work areas for the following periods (day, week, month & quarter)
  • Design Blast patterns and assist explosive supplier in optimising the fragmentation.
  • Understand and be able to estimate equipment productivity to determine the required resources needed to achieve the plan.
  • Liaising with the Mine Planning team to ensure that schedules are aligned with quarterly forecasts and the financial year operating plans.
  • Monitor actual performance against schedules and capture, record, and report nonadherence to the schedules to the operational management team.
  • Identify critical risks to the schedules and plan for elimination of, or contingency for those risks.
  • Monitor and analyse scheduling system performance.
  • Collect, validate, and communicate daily and shift operational performance data.
  • Optimise and schedule development and mining activities to achieve the operational KPIs.
  • Measuring pit design conformance, to ensure safe mining conditions within the pit.
  • Pro-active scenario planning
  • Manage customer expectations and requirements to deliver effective and efficient planning services to the business in line with company values and standards.
  • Build and maintain key customer relationships by liaising with appropriate departments to understand their needs and provide advice.
  • Provide reliable information for the development and revision of the short-term operational schedules.
  • Advise and provide recommendations for improvement opportunities in work processes and contribute to the implementation of endorsed improvement initiatives.
  • Attend all planning and other relevant meetings.
  • Assist with Mining and Engineering construction plans.
  • Develop detailed task lists to ensure the pit standards are maintained.
  • Develop detailed weekly plans which allocate resources (people, equipment, support etc) to specific areas which includes but is not limited to the following: preparation of drilling blocks, drilling activities, charging process, blasting, loading area prep, dumping area prep, road maintenance, quality control throughout.
  • Review and adjust daily plans to align with the months budgeted figures.
  • Provide data regularly to production management to act upon including operator performance, speed reports, non-adherence to plan/schedule, poor mining practices etc.

Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  • Advance level of SURPAC / XPAC usage
  • Detailed understanding of mining asset capabilities and operational metrics.
  • TALPAC / FPC ability and capability
  • Experience and capability in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Projects applications
  • Mechanical, verbal, numerical and technical aptitude

Behavioural Competencies

  • Approach work strategically
  • Drive financial optimisation and efficiency
  • Effective resource management
  • Enthusiastically productive
  • Empower and motivate others effectively
  • Establish interpersonal tolerance and teamwork practices
  • Incorporate new approaches in key change initiatives
  • Produce effective business results
  • Promote ideas with impact
  • Show initiative and make things happen

Fill The Aveng Application Form From the Link Given Above And Wait For the application to be processed once your application gets shortlisted you will be informed by the authority and called for the interview or examination processed by the company. Good luck For your job Search!

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