Ruth Jenkins is an accomplished mining professional with diverse experience: drill and blast, mine management, safety systems, risk management. A highly skilled and competent professional with more than 21 years experience within the mining industry in both underground and open-cut mining, dispersed over 2 continents. Ruth was a Shotfirer in South
Africa on both surface and underground mines. Then she went on to managing the drilling and blasting crews and also scheduling for Draglines. She has also worked in West Africa as a Site Blasting Manager and was involved in the manufacturing of explosives, training the locals and setting up systems compliant with ISO9001 and ISO 18001.