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Principal Tailings Engineer (Africa Region)

Job Information
SalaryR1200k - R1000k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc/BEng Civil/Geotechnical
Experience15 years

Job Description

A leading environmental consulting firm in South Africa currently requires a qualified and experienced Principal Tailings Engineer in their Johannesburg branch, who will be able to provide management and mentorship to team members in the company’s Mine Waste Department.

Minimum requirements include:

• BSc/BEng in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering

• At least 15 years’ extensive experience in mine waste facilities in a consulting environment

• Experience in technical reviews of feasibility studies and designs of tailings dams, heap leach pads and related infrastructure; geotechnical investigations; stability analysis; water balances, etc.

• Professional registration with ECSA

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or contact Riana on 010 900 4087 and select 4 for the Engineering Department. Alternatively visit our website on

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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