Senior Mining Consultant | Deswik Super User | Opencast & Underground Mining

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Employment Type

Permanent Full-Time



Deswik are world leaders!  We have carved out our niche in a competitive global market for technical mining applications – our software is awesome.  It is world-class, constantly evolving and used all day, every day, in over 500 operations globally.

We are innovative, smart, fun and dedicated individuals who work together as a global team to solve complex mining problems. Consulting with Deswik is underpinned by an environment of continual improvement and personal growth – it’s rewarding and satisfying.
Deswik provides its team members with interesting challenges to solve in a supportive environment where you are encouraged to think outside box and utilise technology to push the boundaries!
As a Senior Mining Consultant | Deswik Super User, you will have the opportunity to do your thing across a range of commodities to deliver:
  • Mine design
  • Production planning and scheduling
  • Cost modelling for a range of feasibility studies
  • Operational optimisation projects
  • Mine closure planning
  • Mine planning system implementations
  • Advanced software training to clients
  • Assistance with technical support and sales
Given Deswik’s global reach, the successful candidate will be required to travel both locally and internationally.
What’s in it for you
  • Competitive salary + biannual bonuses
  • Work/life balance – we believe in flexibility and a healthy balance between work and fun
  • Access to our latest tools and technologies
  • Awesome team culture in a relaxed and social work environment
  • Peers and co-workers who are helpful, open and honest and want to see you succeed
What we’re looking for
  • A team player to join our international network of friendly experts
  • 5+ years’ experience as a mining consultant in open pit and underground mine
  • BSc in Mining Engineering or equivalent qualification
  • Operational experience in mining engineering site-based roles
  • Deswik “Super User” software skills
  • Willingness and ability learn all the Deswik suite
  • A flair for consulting and managing customer relationships
  • Confidence to have a go at business development and winning work
  • Cool, calm, collected and not phased about delivering under pressure

Our culture
  • Our work environment is relaxed, social and loads of fun
  • We are passionate, support each other, challenge the status quo and adapt quickly
  • We believe work should be fun, challenging and rewarding
  • We invest a lot in making Deswik a great place to work
  • We look after our people – we know that a happy and healthy team leads to a more productive work environment

If you are a Senior Mining Engineer and Deswik Super User looking to join a talented crew, apply today!


Office Pin
Parkview House, 2nd Floor
Constantia Park
Weltevredenpark, Roodepoort
Gauteng 1709
South Africa
Office Pin
+27 11 958 0273

If you’re interested in joining the Deswik family, we’d love to hear from you.

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