Fresh Graduate needed in LaFarge Groups

Lafarge group, headquartered in France, is the world leader in building materials, with top-ranking positions in three of its activities: No 1 worldwide in Cement, No 2 worldwide in Aggregates & Concrete, and No 3 worldwide in Gypsum.
Located in 62 countries with 64,000 employees, Lafarge is a world leader in building materials, with top-ranking positions in its Cement, Aggregates & Concrete businesses. In 2013, Lafarge posted sales of 15.1 billion euros.
Lafarge ranked amongst the top 10 of 500 companies evaluated by the "Carbon Disclosure Project" in recognition of their strategy and actions against global warming.  With the world's leading building materials research facility, Lafarge places innovation at the heart of its priorities, working for sustainable construction and architectural creativity. To make advances in building materials, Lafarge places the customer at the heart of its concerns. It offers the construction industry and the general public innovative solutions bringing greater safety, comfort and quality to their everyday surroundings.

Job Title: Geological Engineer


Job Field
Engineering / Technical

Location and Country

Job Description   
The Job Holder supports the Country’s mining operations through the identification and verification of potential and new areas for present and future exploration. The job holder will also handle all geological related operations for the provision and supply of all raw materials needed for cement production, according to Lafarge’s safety practices and procedures.

Coordinate the quarry lifetime calculations, reserves/deposits identification in terms of quantity and quality (Block Models)
Supervise processes of measurement and inventory of overburdens, deposits
Supervise exploration drilling activity
Ensure all EL areas are mapped for drilling campaigns
Ensure all records regarding exploration and drilling campaigns are properly kept
Cooperation with Lafarge TC specialists
Any duties as assigned by the Head of Geo-mining

1) Technical:
2) Proficient use of geology tools/software (GPS, AutoCAD, MineCard)
3) Knowledge of Limestone Chemistry and quality control tools
4) Knowledge of the Mining Plan
5) Knowledge of Mines regulations, safety laws, and specific environmental constraints
6) Knowledge of project management methods
7) Ability to use MS Word, Excel and Projects

1) Good team player
2) Working knowledge of cement manufacturing processes
3) Commitment to the highest standards of safe work habits
4) Good knowledge of safety laws and regulations
5) Very good written and communication skills
6) Able to take and apply initiative
7) Demonstrable leadership skills – work ethics; effective delegation, and hands-on


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