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Mining Engineer Drilling

Location:
Tarkwa, Western, Ghana
Posted:
October 31, 2021

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EMMANUEL AFRIYIE SARFO

(BSc. (Hons) Mining Engineering)

P. O. Box SE 704, Kumasi Email: ado7rz@r.postjobfree.com Telephone: +233*********

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Cost Management and Cost Analysis

Surpac

Drill pattern design

Blast proposal

Volumes calculations

Microsoft Office

Split Desktop Engineering

Fragmentation Analysis

AEL shot tie-up software

Blast Design and tie-up

DetNet Viewshot Software

Blast Design and tie-up

Sandvik Driller’s Office Software

Drill pattern design for tele remote drilling

Performing quality report

DetNet Digishot Plus Blaster

Electronic Blasting initiation

Blast report

CAREER SUMMARY

Engineers and Planners, Tarkwa W/R Ghana.

Mining Engineer Apr. 2018 – Date

Responsibilities

• Blast design.

• Drill pattern design.

• Drill and Blast Proposals.

• Ensuring drill pattern coordinates are marked out as designed.

• Ensuring tie-up and initiation of blast is done as designed.

• Ensuring blasting is done in a manner to avoid dilution.

• Scheduling of drill rigs.

• Scheduling of blasting areas.

• Ensure timely delivery of blasts.

• Coordinate drill and blast activities.

• Ensuring edge of blast is staked out after blast.

• Ensuring compliance on areas scheduled for drilling and blasting.

• Ensuring there is enough broken stock to be mined.

• Making daily, weekly and monthly drill and blast report.

• Reconciliation on meters drilled by sub-contractors.

• Reconciliation on volumes blasted with client.

• Reconciliation on explosives used with AEL.

• Ensuring equipment are outside the blast exclusive zone during blasting.

• Ensuring the mining regulation is followed.

Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa W/R Ghana.

Mining Engineer Dec. 2016 – Mar. 2018

Responsibilities

• Responsible for management of distribution of drilling consumables to drill rigs.

• Management of drilling consumables to meet the cost target.

• Writing discard report on all consumables to determine their life span. Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa W/R Ghana.

Trainee Mining Engineer Sep. 2015 – Nov. 2016

Responsibilities

• Responsible for management of distribution of drilling consumables to drill rigs.

• Management of drilling consumables to meet the cost target.

• Writing discard report on all consumables to determine their life span.

• Assist in Blasting.

• QAQC report on drilled holes.

• QAQC report on charged holes.

Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa W/R Ghana.

National Service Oct. 2014 -Aug. 2015

Responsibilities

• Responsible for management of distribution of drilling consumables.

• Monitoring of drill bits to ensure that they are not over run by rig operators.

• Ensure drill rigs are supplied with bits on time.

• Taking stock on drilling consumables and ensure the required quantity has been maintained.

• Ensure that drill bits are properly grinded.

Goldfields Ghana Limited, Tarkwa W/R Ghana.

Practical Internship Jun. 2013 -Aug. 2013

Responsibilities

• Leveling of mining floors using the Laser equipment.

• Calculation of cycle times of Dump Trucks.

• Assist in priming, charging and stemming of blast holes.

• Assist in tie up of blast.

• Assist in the inspection of blasted areas after blasting. EDUCATION

2018 – 2020 MBA Finance, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana. 2010 - 2014: B.Sc. Mining Engineering, University of Mines and Technology, Ghana. 2006 - 2009: W.A.S.S.C.E - West African Secondary School Certificate Examination, Opoku Ware School, Ghana.

MEMBERSHIP

ACCE Global

TRAINING/CERTIFICATES

Mine Foreman Certificate of Competency.

Blasting Certificate of Competency.

AEL Electronic blasting certificate.

First Aid Training, 2015.

Short Course in Safety Management.

REFREES

Available upon request

Emmanuel Afriyie Sarfo

Phone +233*********

Email ado7rz@r.postjobfree.com

31st October 2021

Schlumberger

Accra, Ghana

RE: Mining Engineer

Dear Sir/Madam,

I am very much interested in the Mining Engineer position advertised by

your firm. I believe my skill set make me an ideal candidate for this

position.

I have excelled in cost control and compliance throughout my career.

I have seven years of experience in open pit mining. I am currently

employed as a Mining Engineer at Engineers and Planners, Goldfields

Tarkwa site. Attached is my resume which details my qualification for

this position.

I thank you for your consideration and look forward to hearing from

you.

Sincerely,

Emmanuel Sarfo Afriyie



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