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Job title: Senior Surveyor /Expat/
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Mongolia
  • Mining & Metals
Pay interval: Monthly
Pay rate: Negotiable
Job published: 2017-12-04
Job ID: 30310
Contact name: Uyanga Sukhbaatar
Phone number: 95965591
Contact email:

Job Description

Supervisor Survey - Mongolia

  • Truly Global Project
  • Mentoring Opportunity
  • Exciting International location - Mongolia

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Supervisor Survey to mentor and coach our National Mongolian team members, you will have a strong safety focus and be instrumental in introducing first world mining practices to a developing workforce.

What the role entails

This role is a great opportunity to take the next step in your career whilst working on a truly global project, whilst enjoying diversity within your work responsibilities within the project.  Working a 4/2 FIFO roster and reporting to the Superintendent Mine Surveying, you will be:

  • Mentoring and coaching the local workforce
  • Introducing first world mining principles with a significant emphasis on safety
  • Supervising a crew of 8-10 team members at any one time
  • In the field providing direct feedback and coaching with the team
  • Included in the night shift roster whilst on the project
  • Assist the Superintendent Survey manage of the survey teams to support the mine development, underground drilling and associated activities.
  • Key leader within the underground survey team structure responsible for assisting in managing the survey team.
  • Communication of Approved for Construction design information drawings to all key stakeholders
  • Interface with underground mine operations, mining contractor, mine planning team, regulatory bodies and others as appropriate.
  • Proficient with mine survey, Surpac, CAD drawing, and Leica Total stations and software.
  • Management of survey database and drawing files.
  • Work as an integral member of the Technical Services team
  • Work to ensure the national workforce is in place and developed in order to replace the expat workforce to meet the targets set by in the Investment Agreement.


  • Provide strong and effective leadership to team members.
  • Ability to lead functional teams
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good leadership skills


  • Initiate, develop and maintain effective and sustainable relationships with stakeholders
  • Manage contractors effectively ensuring compliance with all procedures and processes

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Hands on mine survey experience in a hard rock underground mining environment.
  • Strong mathematical aptitude and problem solving skills.
  • Strong understanding of development mining and mine planning processes.
  • Strong demonstrated commitment to safety
  • Relevant Survey Tertiary qualification
  • 5+ years previous experience
  • Previous Underground experience is essential

It would also be beneficial if you have;

  • Knowledge of Surpac software
  • Knowledge of Leica equipment
  • Knowledge of Wall Stations
  • Knowledge of CMS / 3D Scanners
  • Construction  surveying experience
  •  Underground machine guidance experience 

If you are looking for change, a new career and would like to work for a successful global organisation, join us today.

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