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Job Description: CA Mining Mining Review Africa
The Mining Contracts Manager is key to ensuring the safe, efficient and cost controlled execution of the mine plan by the Mining Contractor. The incumbent must bring extensive underground mechanised mining experience as both a mining contractor and more recently as an owner’s team member, in leading and managing greenfields and brownfields underground mining development and construction projects, as well as proven management performance in mining production activities. The position will report directly to the Head of Mining.


  • Introduce effective and fit for purpose management systems, mining procedures and systems of work to ensure standards and performance of the underground mine are safe, efficient and productive in line with international best practice
  • Management and co-ordination of site establishment of an underground mining contractor, underground equipment specifications and selection, underground construction and project work
  • Performance management of a mining contractor from daily operations through to periodic planning and forecasting (weekly, quarterly and annual), cost control, commercial contract management and reporting as required by company standards
  • Responsible for the implementation of a fit for purpose contractor management system
  • Provide support and guidance to develop needed skills and training for the site Mine Rescue team,
  • Engage and support the mobile maintenance function and general site services to ensure high standards are set and effective work management systems are applied and followed

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Applicants must have a minimum of 20 years underground hardrock mechanised mining experience, having worked in key leadership, management or advisory roles for both an underground mining contractor and mine owner
  • A proven track record of effectively managing a mining contractor in a productive, safe and efficient underground mechanised mining environment
  • Proven performance leading, managing, coaching and mentoring professional and operation staff in challenging working environments
  • Copper mining experience is crucial

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Residential position