CA Mining Mining Review Africa Jobs
Responsibilities:CA Mining Mining Review Africa

  • Ensure performance targets and measures and use systems to assess the performance of the mine and direct reports; reviewing progress to ensure achievement of targets and develop strategies for increasing productivity.
  • Manage the Mining operations to achieve maximum productivity and availability at the lowest cost per ton.
  • Provide training, growth opportunities, support and guidance to mining and mine maintenance personnel; including driving performance appraisals, rewards and discipline.
  • Plan and organize daily activities of mine personnel with the Mining Superintendent to execute drill and blast, load & haul, and management of waste dumps and all stockpiles.
  • Plan and coordinate the maintenance of mining equipment with the Heavy Equipment Manager to ensure a planned maintenance system for all heavy equipment is developed and fully utilized in maintaining equipment.
  • Ensure equipment availability and utilization are at budget levels at optimal cost; and that the strategic operational goals for the mine are met.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of short-term mine plans.
  • Ensure have some Geology experience to plan and monitor the Exploration program
  • Facilitate performance and compliance audits and ensure adherence to standards.
  • Train, mentor and develop mine operations staff.
  • Production planning and analyzing to achieve optimum revenue and profitability with production team.
  • Coordinating and prepare the submission of working cost and capital budgets based on production requirements and control expenditures.
  • Developing and implementing technical standards, specifications and quality assurance systems to optimize integrity of processes in accordance with objectives.
  • Actively manage contractor relationships to optimize performance, reliability and cost.
  • Ensure adherence to policies, standards and procedures in all areas of operations.
  • Manage and control OPEX and CAPEX in accordance with approved plans.
  • Deliver ROM tons and grades as in accordance with the annual plan and budget, and deliver waste stripping as per budget.
  • Maintains and encourages cohesiveness, teamwork and morale to create a motivational, high-performance organizational climate.
  • Ensures the correct key human resources levels with appropriate competencies and skills are in place for sustainable Operations.
  • Approves budgets (requested and allocated) and thereby costs, for the achievement of planned Operational projects, activities and objectives

Requirements:

  • Degree in Mining Engineering or Geology or Metallurgy from a reputable institute.
  • A proven manager with a strong track record including a minimum of 15-20   years of experience in the mining industry
  • Hands on experience in Open cast mining (Elevial/ mining), Process knowledge of size reduction & gravity separation.
  • Prior exposure having worked in Tin & Tantalum is a MUST
  • Committed to the highest safety and environmental standards
  • Experienced in leading and mentoring team
  • Good track record in managing contractor relationships, and other key external relationships
  • An effective leader with good interpersonal skills at all levels, and an ability to resolve conflict
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively in English and French (written and verbal) – not mandatory.
  • A results-oriented individual who is committed to achieving targets.
  • Able to work effectively under pressure
  • Computer literate.

Contractual information:

  • Expatriate contract
  • 30 days annual leave
  • USD salary

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