Senior Mine Planning Engineer



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Full time


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Senior Mine Planning Engineer

for the Mining Engineering Department



Are you ready to advance your career and engage in intriguing projects that involve both underground and open-pit mining? Join us for the opportunity to work on diverse projects and provide operational support to our company mines.


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The mine planning section supports and develops Boliden’s planning methods and administers the systems for mine design, surveying and planning. As a Mine Planning Engineer, you participate in the choice of mining methods, mine design, strategic mine planning and calculation work for the company’s feasibility studies as well as supporting Boliden´s mines planning departments.


As a Senior Mine Planning Engineer, you will:

  • Be a project manager in feasibility studies
  • Cooperate with project leaders in other disciplines
  • Be an operational support to the mine sites on their day-to-day work
  • Support the mines in current processes and routines
  • Develop and implement new processes and routines
  • Develop and implement new technology


As a project manager, it is important to pursue issues and deliver results on time. It is important that you can work in a group and be a driving force in issues regarding mine planning towards the rest of the organization.


You will also be part of a network of mining engineers within the Mining Business Area, where you are expected to participate actively in developing the business.


The Mining engineering department supports all Boliden’s mines in Sweden, Finland and Ireland. The mining engineering department includes the sections for Rock Mechanics, Mine Planning and Production Technology. Our tasks include problem solving and methodological support in operations, evaluation and implementation of new technologies, project planning for new areas in the mines and evaluation of new deposits.


This position is full-time, permanent positions based in Boliden. Some business travel will be required, as the assignments for the mines are to some extent carried out at the relevant mine. The starting date is subject to agreement.


Education and other qualifications


You should be a graduate engineer with training in mining engineering, or the equivalent, with a minimum of 7 years’ experience in the mining industry as a mine planning engineer. To be considered for this position you must be able to read underground maps and design underground mines in 3D.


Previous experience within project management, mine planning and design of underground mines is a requirement. Skills using the Deswik or similar mine planning software is an advantage, as is experience from feasibility studies.


You should be able to express yourself well in both spoken and written in English. If you are proficient in Swedish that is a merit. A driver's license for a passenger car is a requirement.


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Apply now with your CV in English or Swedish until Sunday 11 August 2024. Every journey at Boliden is different, what will yours look like? 




We are happy to help and welcome you to Boliden. We prioritize providing our new employees with a supportive onboarding process to ensure a good introduction to our team and company culture characterized by care, courage and responsibility. For your dedication we offer good benefits and great opportunities to make the most of your potential and so you can have a work life balance. Join Boliden and help build the future of mining and metals!  


Contact us


Further information is available from Hilmi Pehriz, Section Manager Mine Planning, +46 (0) 910-70 56 79. Questions about your application are answered by Charlotte Lindkvist, Talent Acquisition Partner, +46 (0)910-77 33 03. Union information is available from Giovanni Cibrario, SACO, +46 (0)70- 225 67 53, Andreas Mårtensson, Unionen, +46 (0)70-541 83 93 or Peter Markström, Ledarna, +46 (0)910-77 40 09.


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Sista ansökningsdag : 11 augusti . Arbetsort : Boliden . Publicerat : 4 juli

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