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Project Superintendent (Mining/Construction/Projects/Engineering) – DRC

Reference Number: MAS_2019_1001

Our Client is looking for a Project Superintendent who will essentially be taking care of managing sustainable growth projects of up to $1million.

Job Description:
Reporting to the Engineering Manager the Projects Superintendent will be responsible for Reliability Projects over all plant areas such as TSF, crushers, screens and conveyers, general electrical, mechanical and civil projects in order to sustain the current assets.
  • Assist in the management of overall project activities and resources to produce results in alignment with the Client’s, Company’s and Project’s requirements;
  • Deliver support and technical competence, in the delivery of the projects and studies to meet the requirements of projects;
  • Follow the various (project specific and company) procedures, work practices, plans and protocols required to work efficiently and maintain a consistent approach and high standard Analyse & develop project brief, project strategy and full scope of work;
  • Identify any potential problems, disputes, conflicts and resolving them timeously;
  • Develop a detailed Project Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) which including the detailed project schedule/programme feeding to the integrated schedule and accurately report progress against baseline schedule;
  • Monitor project budget & scope and submit Formal Change Request to Engineering Manager;
  • Coordinate with “statutory authorities” (e.g. Certificate of Compliance.) for all Civil and Structural infrastructure scope of work;
  • Manage a team consisting of a Construction Engineer, 4x field supervisors (electrical, mechanical and civil) and numerous contractors
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Ideal candidates will possess a strong understanding of project controls (principally cost, schedule and contract administration)
  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • Project Management qualification will be beneficial
  • 15 years career experience, of which +5 years as an expat in difficult conditions
  • 5 years’ experience in mine engineering, mine geology, copper heap leach / tank leach CCD / SX / EW
  • African experience mandatory, preferably East or Central Africa
  • Demonstrated success in lean teams with high interdependence on others and self
  • French skills advantageous
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • USD net salary
  • 2 Year contract 
  • Comfortable camp facilities of high standard
If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to MARGARET SWART at maswart@camining.com 
Please visit www.ca-mining.com for more exciting opportunities.
Margaret Swart
Senior Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining 
CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.
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