Mining Manager (Greenfields / Operational Readiness / Open Cast / Mine / Haulage) – Perth / West Africa

Location: West Africa, West Africa, South Africa
Date Posted: 21-06-2018
Reference Number: VG97524
Job Description:
To develop and deliver on the Operational Readiness requirements for the client’s future operation with a focus on the mine and haulage operations.
  • The development and implementation of the Operational Readiness planning requirements for contracts pertinent to the Mining and Haulage Operations.
  • Short and medium-term mine planning in liaison with the Corporate based long-term mine planning
  • Integration of planning for the mine and haulage system designs and contractor interfaces.
  • The execution of the Operational Readiness plan during the start-up of the project.
  • Development of the safe systems of work and associated contractors in conjunction with the Safety Manager.
  • Development and maintenance of a Compliance Register for the Mine
  • Detailed involvement with tendering, evaluating and awarding the operational contracts at the mine
  • Review of owner and Contractor Organisation Charts.
  • Vetting of Principal Staff Appointments for the Operations Contractors at the mine.
  • Provision of input into the development of the Health and Safety management planning for the Operations
  • Must be willing to travel to West Africa prior to mobilization to site.
  • Fluent French and English
  • Surface and Conventional Mining operations experience
  • Mine Management experience or a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a mining Superintendent role in an open pit or open cut environment (in a large company)
  • Experience ideally in a bulk commodity environment
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • Statutory mine manager qualifications in Australia or similar jurisdiction.
  • Previous experience in Greenfields mining operations.
  • Previous experience in delivering ROM product with multiple penalty elements.
  • Previous African/International work experience desired
  • Statutory mine management knowledge in Australia or similar jurisdiction
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Perth based, then roster of 6/2 when based on site in West Africa
  • 2-year contract, renewable.
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Liam Barends
Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining
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