icon 2023-04-17
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Job Descriptions

Job Purpose:

To set up a multiple Boom Jumbo to scale, support and drill in an underground mining development.


Closing Date:28th April, 2023



The successful candidate shall have the following responsibilities, among others:

  • Assess ground conditions at the face and implement ground controls as per the site requirements.
  • Accurately drill the required number of patterns using mechanized electric hydraulic jumbo drill suitable for ground conditions.
  • Use the appropriate mining equipment to drill holes to design lines, gradient and profile.
  • Optimize drill patterns to ensure that maximum advance per round is achieved whiles maintaining strict adherence to design specifications with minimal over break.
  • Ensure that all statutory requirements associated with mining operation are completed in compliance with the Mining Act and related regulations of the Republic of Ghana.
  • Ensure that the working area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform duties.
  • Prepare reports and complete all relevant documentations at the end of the shift.
  • Perform any other duty that will be assigned by the supervisor.


Qualification Required & Experience:

  • Applicants should have a minimum of;
  • MSLC/BECE qualification with at least 8 years’ underground work experience.
  • Must have a;
  • Ghanaian Blasting Certificate of competency issued by the Mine Inspectorate.
  • Valid First Aid Certificate.
  • Ghanaian or International Driver’s License CE
  • Statutory License (Equipment Certification)


Knowledge Skills and Ability:

  • Ability to read and interpret ground design support plans.
  • Ability to apply discretion and judgement within established guidelines, rules and procedures.
  • Must be conversant with industrial safety, health and environmental issues.
  • Must be able to meet operational deadlines and targets.
  • Must be able to communicate meaningfully in English language (Oral and Written)



Mode of Application: 

Interested applicants should submit their applications including current CV, covering letter, educational and professional certificates and other relevant documents, to wrecruitment@gsr.com or the address below:







  • Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
  • Females are encouraged to apply.