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Themba Sibiya

  • Rustenburg  Area, South Africa, ZA North West Province
  • 072 640 6835/ 082 456 8770

Section Evaluator/Surveyor

Summary about Myself

As an ambitious and hard-working individual, I am often recognized for my commitment and ability by senior management at my operation. I handle multiple tasks ranging from mine surveying, mine planning and grade control, on a daily basis competently, working well under the pressure. Frequent acknowledgment of my contribution from senior management illustrates my potential value to your company. I would welcome the opportunity to discuss my suitability in more detail.

Work experience

Mar 2015Present


Company name -  Anglo American platinum- Siphumelele mine

Key Performance Area-Effective Grade Management and mine planning for ore reserve development.


I am responsible for the reporting of monthly production Evaluation, Ore and metal accounting, inventory management, ore reserve maintenance, assist in mine planning for optimum ore reserve development and the overall grade management of a mine. Preparation of modifying factors for the company's annual Ore Reserve reporting as defined by the SAMREC and SAMVAL codes. 

2012Mar 2015

Job Title      - Minerals  Surveying Graduate

Company name  -Anglo American Platinum

Key Perfomance Areas-I was responsible for data collection, analysis, interpretation and reporting into information for survey and valuation use.


  • Measure underground excavations
  • Install lines and grades in development ends and stopes
  • Survey boreholes
  • Produce Survey layouts/instructions
  • Produce holing instructions
  • Survey surface infrastructure (roads, dumps, civils, etc.)-by use of total stations and GPS
  • Ad hoc survey requests
  • Perform and participate in workplace safety risk assessments.
  • Ensure compliance to the company's safety standards and procedures.
Jan 2007Nov 2011

Mine Surveying Young Professional training

Anglo American platinum development center

Completion of Mine Surveying training programs at University and at the mines.

Mine production measuring and workings plan update-by use of cadsmine microstation

Underground stoping and development surveying- by use of Leica Total stations.

Update the workings and accurate representation on plans.

Drafting a progress report, and submit to the development panel for advancement.


Mine Surveying Tutor

University of Johannesburg

Key Performance Areas- Improve students understanding and participation of the subject.


Mine Surveying Modules tutor for second year and third year students. 



Mine Surveyors Certificate of Competency- In progress, one module left to complete syllabus.

Department of Minerals Resources- South Africa

Government certificate to practice as a licensed mine surveyor, and legibility to be appointed as a competent person as prescribed by the MHSA-1996 (Regulation 17.2(a)


B.Technology- Minerals Resources Management

University of Johannesburg

Minerals Surveying, Advanced precise deformation surveys, Geo-statistics, Advanced Minerals Valuation, Mining and Technical Services studies,  communication and management skills.


National Diploma

University of Johannesburg

Minerals Surveying, Geology, Minerals Evaluation, Geo-statistics.


Matric Certificate

Dr Sam Motsuenyane

Maths and Science studies



Surface and Underground mapping and surveying by use of total stations and GPS.

Flexibility/Adaptability/Managing Multiple Priorities

Flexible team player who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize and juggle multiple concurrent projects.

Problem-Solving skills

I am an innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions and resolve complaints.

Interpersonal Abilities

Proven relationship-builder with unsurpassed interpersonal skills.

Communication skills

I am an exceptional listener and communicator who effectively conveys information verbally and in writing.

1. Computer Literacy

I am a computer-literate performer with extensive software proficiency covering wide variety of applications. 

Proficient in -

  • Cadsmine (Microstation), Draughting skills
  • Microsoft Office i.e Excel
  • Pegslite
  • Mine RP for measuring, evaluation and ore reserve management.



Baccalareus Technologiae

Mineral Resource Management


National Diploma

The Council and the Senate of the University of Johannesburg

Mineral Surveying



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