Reference Number: 912-1209LH

CA Mining mining jobs Mining Review Africa

Job Description: 

Our client is seeking an experienced Mine Manager to lead the team at their small underground gold mining operations in East Africa.


  • Management of mine shafts in production and development stages for underground reef mining operations.
  • Management of all surface operations including the processing operations and the laboratory.
  • Overseeing all operational aspects of the mine including finance, HR etc.
  • Operational planning and presentation to the board.
  • Overseeing inventory management and cost control.
  • Management of the mining team.
  • Ensure production targets are achieved within budget and timelines.
  • Ensuring compliance to health, safety, environmental and quality standards.
  • Maintaining relationships with key governmental departments.
  • Mentoring and training subordinates.

Requirements:Qualification and Skill 

  • Degree in Mining Engineering.
  • Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency preferred.
  • 15 years’ operational mining experience in underground gold mining environments of which at least 5 years must be at management level.
  • 10 years’ experience in the management of processing plants and related processing operations.
  • Experienced in all aspects of the running of small to medium scale mining operations.
  • Previous experience as an expatriate in Africa.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Open-ended contract.
  • Residentially based with option of family status.