Posted on :
8 Dec, 2021
8 Dec, 2021
Founded in 1912, Fraser Alexander has grown from humble beginnings to become a key player in the South African mining industry and in selected global locations.
Fraser Alexander is a leading supplier of Mining services which include: Minerals Processing, Construction and Tailings. A solid and well respected brand in the mining services area is looking to attract key talents to add to its existing pool of highly sought after professionals.
Job Title: SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT
Location: Thabazimbi, Limpopo, South Africa
Reference #: SENIOR SUPERINTENDENT
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
Senior Superintendent roles exists to execute multiple large- and small-scale projects against established project management standards which include time, cost & scope. The role oversees safety, risks, technical and commercial management of projects and ensures successful and profitable execution. Overall system, process, people management & development responsibility. The role interacts vertically with operations teams, clients and senior operations and accounts management and horizontally with broad business operations in the division. The role assists to plan for successful execution on all projects within its scope of responsibility and influence.
Execute project responsibilities in line with organisational strategy, in order to achieve set goals.
Execute efficient production processes & ensure profitable project outcomes.
Lead various teams of leaders to deliver business objectives.
Financial, Commercial & Contracts Management:
Manage contract commercial terms including terminations, dispute resolution, force majeure, and escalations.
Manage costs and production within project budget, cost and time targets, providing inputs to Cost and Site Accountant on cash flow charts and systems, monitoring compliance in their area.
Risk Management & Compliance, incl. ESG responsibility:
Ensure the company’s policy on social responsibility is adhered to.
Be fully aware of the content and impact of new contracts i.e. General Conditions of Contract, Special Conditions, Specifications, and Drawings; be aware of relevant legislation relating to the contract – as related to project operational execution and governance.
Stakeholder Management (Internal/External):
Promote ongoing open communication with Client Resident Engineer, Mining Manager and other client managers to foster good relations between FAT and the Client, through appropriate forums and interfaces.
Manage interface with other client contractors and operations on site.
Operations & Project Management:
Undertake the implementation of company procedures and projects objectives on a specific project(s) in their area of responsibility.
Responsible for project execution and risk management on one or multiple sites – within budget, scope, timelines, productivity and SHEQ standards.
Oversee the implementation of the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality plans and compliance, Role responsible for executing Zero Harm mandate.
Culture & Climate:
Build a culture of continuous improvement for the duration of the project.
Align with client culture requirements as agreed with Project Management team, to enhance the client relationship.
Drive division’s employee value proposition and decent work principles.
BSc Engineering or BTech Engineering (mining / metallurgy / industrial / civil or similar)
Project Management & a general management qualification would be advantageous
At least five years relevant experience in respect of managing Tailings and/or Remining sites
Proven production management exposure as Mine Overseer / Snr Superintendent
General Mining Production experience would be an advantage
Proven practical and hands-on experience in the management of leaders labour and plant resources
Experience in planning and commissioning projects, preferably on Tailings operation or Remining
At least 5 years’ experience in a management role, preferably in a tailings / mining environment
SKILLS, QUALITIES AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Solid knowledge of the Mining, Production and Tailings Industries with specific emphasis on Tailings business.
Knowledge and understanding of the national legislation, standards and bylaws applicable to the Tailings business.
Excellent knowledge and understanding of technical and operational aspects core to the tailings and mining industry.
Excellent Commercial astuteness.
Application Deadline: 12/12/2021