Author Archives: Susan Kihn

About Susan Kihn

Susan Kihn is a Mining Talent Expert at CareerMine. She has over 20 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, having worked for major companies in South Africa where she also ran her own successful recruitment business for many years.

The role of a Hydrogeologist in mining

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The Hydrogeologist would examine the distribution, circulation and physical characteristics of water below and above the earth’s surface. Hydrologists are able to apply scientific knowledge and mathematical principles to solve water related issues in mining. Typical Duties • Responsible for… Read more »

The role of a Production Engineer in mining

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Production Engineers in mining, manage all challenges related to production, to ensure that optimum production results are achieved with regards to quality, quantity and the environment. The Production Engineer would achieve this by using various principles of engineering, technology, manufacturing… Read more »