Reference : 569629

Company Surveyor

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
    LEICESTERSHIRE
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 06/19/2019

Who are we ?

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mining Surveyor to join our passionate and knowledgeable Geological & Mining Services department as the Company Surveyor. This exciting role will see you managing all British Gypsum surveying operations, utilising your degree level Minerals Surveying knowledge and practical underground surveying experience

The Geological & Mining Services team comprises of 18 professional mining engineers; surveyors; geology specialists and other graduate engineers providing technical support to our 5 underground gypsum mines and 1 open pit operation.

What will you be doing in the role?

In the role as Company Surveyor you will;

  • Ensure all Surveying operations are safely carried out in accordance with Company Standards and best practice.
  • Hold Statutory responsibility to ensure all plans, section and working papers of all mines are suitable, complete and accurate in compliance with current UK Mines Legislation.
  • Record and monitor subsidence events and maintain a subsidence database.
  • Monitor and report on mine Safety Performance Indicator Data in relation to extraction.
  • Regularly monitor company Raw Material stock levels.

Am I what you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Company Surveyor role specifically it is important that you have:

  • Degree level qualification in Minerals or Mine Surveying.
  • Chartered Surveyor Status (or working towards).
  • Surveying Experience in an underground environment.
  • Competence in the use of a wide range of Surveying techniques and instruments.
  • Competence in the use of CAD applications.

What about the business you’ll be joining?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for British Gypsum – part of the Saint-Gobain group and the UK's leading manufacturer of plasterboard and plaster-based dry lining systems and products.

In Saint-Gobain, each woman and man is able to build a career without boundaries in a genuine and ambitious group. At British Gypsum we’re proud to support this promise and offer our people a world of opportunity, all the challenge they’ll ever need and colleagues with great pride in what they’re a part of.

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What will you get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, British Gypsum is able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package.

In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within British Gypsum or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate.

The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do you need to do now?

We would love to hear from you. In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site.

No Agency CV’s please.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position).

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