Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning at Newmont

Website Newmont Mining Corporation

Website Newmont Mining Corporation

State: Brong Ahafo Region
Country: Ghana
Deadline: `15/11/2026
Qualification: Degree
Work Experience: 8 Years
Career Level: Mid Career
Industry: Mining

Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning Summary

The Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning at  Newmont will perform a variety of engineering duties in the development, modification or adaptation of established systems, processes and/or project plans.

Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning Mine Planning Roles

Prepare, review and evaluate mine design, mine plans, ore control, project feasibility and productivity studies
Perform cash flow analysis and financial modelling.
Mentor and coach less experienced engineers.
Assist with the development of new mine planning tools.
Maintain tools required for short and medium-term planning.

Plan and perform Mine Engineering duties related to Mine Production and Development.
Develop practical mining plans based on all available geological information to support medium-term and long-term Mine Planning and Production goals.

Plan, organise and coordinate surveys, tests or investigations through the collection of data points.
Generate and develop pit/waste dump designs; blast designs and processing plans.

Prepare plans for mines, including pits and haul roads for Open Pit operations, using CAD and Mine Planning Software.
Prepare the layout of the Mine and its’ subsequent development, as well as the manner in which the ore is to be mined.

Prepare reserve estimate figures.

Mine Analyses and Investigations

Screen mine assignments for unusual and/or challenging problems and select techniques and procedures to be applied to non-routine work.
Conduct detailed analyses on the following:
equipment productivities.

equipment studies.
improvement studies.
model reconciliation.
mine plan reconciliations.
blast designs.

Interpret the results arising out of the surveys, tests or investigations and prepare recommendations.
Contribute to the assessment of manpower, capital and equipment requirements to meet objectives.
Participate in engineering feasibility studies to define:

proper mining methods.
equipment selections.
mine site facilities.
capital and operating costs.
manpower and product requirements.

Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning Mine Operational Delivery

Generate short term (i.e. weekly and monthly) production schedules and budgets.
Apply standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.
Oversee the construction of the mine and the installation of all necessary plant and equipment.

Lead the implementation of cutting edge processes and safety practices.
Contribute to maximum productivity and extraction rates through the utilisation of the latest and advanced mining methods, procedures and equipment.
Present executive summaries and cost estimates to senior staff for review.

Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning Mine Optimisation

Play a leading role in improving operational efficiency and quality and controlling production costs at all stages of the Life of Mine cycle.

Work cooperatively with other departments, project managers, supply chain and Mine management to optimise production, reduce costs, solve problems and meet deadlines.

Provide troubleshooting support to improve operational efficiencies.
Make minor adaptations and/or modifications to established engineering plans and systems.

Mine Engineer III – Medium Term Planning Stakeholder Communication

Lead and collaborate with the mine build team to ensure projects are completed according to set timelines and budgets and high-quality standards.

Consult with Geologists and other Engineers regarding the design, selection and provision of machines,facilities and systems for mining.
Supervise contractors, negotiate variations and remedial works, assure and control quality, measure work done and approve mine works.


Formal Qualification (including Professional Registrations):

Bachelors degree in Mine Engineering.

Additional Knowledge:

Mine Foreman Certificate of Competency.
Advanced proficiency in MineSight 3D software.
Proficiency in cost modelling software e.g. Xeras.


Minimum of 4 – 7 years experience in a large Open Pit Mining environment.

Technical Skills:

Strong computer literacy skills – MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), MS Project, Programming, Coding and Application Software.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Strong communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
Strong report writing and presentation skills.
Strong time management skills.
Strong planning, organising and prioritising skills.
Ability to visualise three-dimensional (3D) layouts.

Ability to build and maintain positive relationships with a wide variety of personnel.
Ability to plan and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

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