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Project Lead (Mining / Project Management / Engineering / Infrastructure)

Job Description: CA Mining Mining Review Africa
Will provide support and direct output to the Senior Project Lead. Will be managing all related infrastructure/utilities packages, including detailed design, civil and structural construction, quality control, mechanical completion, commissioning and hand-over work by providing technical and functional leadership that will ensure effective implementation of the project within the required scope, budget and time frames. He/she will also be responsible for all the statutory approvals and manage the stakeholders related to the project.


  • Contribute to the overall success of the Project with a specific focus across the Utilities/Infrastructure packages (including Civil and Structural, Housing, Statutory permissions and approvals, stakeholder engagement etc.) and related functions using a quality control approach.
  • Devise and implement a programme with in line with the overall strategy to track, monitor and report on technical designs and construction milestones.
  • Building a productive project culture through effective people management and team building.
  • Provide strategic inputs into Construction by anticipating current and future risks and mitigating these.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Relevant degree or diploma in Civil-Structural / Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Post-graduate qualification in Project Management preferable
  • Professional registration with recognized construction / engineering body is an advantage (PR.CM preferred)
  • At least 12-15 years’ experience in design and construction of large mining project
  • Greenfield project experience advantageous
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Working knowledge of MHSA and South African environmental regulations
  • Experience in relevant stakeholder engagement
  • Fluency in English and Afrikaans is required

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • 2 year fixed contract
  • Northern Cape based and accommodation will be provided