Blasting Technician – Mogalakwena

Omnia (Pty) LTD
Mogalakwena, Limpopo

Overview

Blast your career off to new heights

Qualifications

– Grade 12 – Bachelor’s degree in Mining/Engineering or equivalent – Competency B. – Blasting assistant competency (Would be beneficial). – Code 8 Drivers License.

Experience

– 3 years’ surface blasting experience Blasting certificate highly recommended – Electronic experience will be an added advantage. – Understanding and experience in the use of detonator systems – Understanding of and practical experience in surface mining and in particular surface blasting.

Duties

– Provide technical support and advice to the Operations and clients about the implementation of, training on, and marketing of the Axxis Digital Detonator System. – Fire Blasts – Assist in all the relevant training and risk management documentation

Job Competencies

– Effective communication skills. – Proficiency in blast monitoring techniques – Computer skills; MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Email – Valid Driver’s license – Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all – levels of management; – Must be able to build and maintain good internal and external – customer relationships. – Must be willing to perform any physical work in the field – related to the usage of the Axxis Digital Detonator System and monitor the performance of thereof. – Highly motivated self-started with unquestionable high levels of integrity. – A strong desire to learn and progress in the field of Digital detonators.