Posted on :
29 Jan, 2021
29 Jan, 2021
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Job Title: SUPERINTENDENT PRODUCTION UNDERGROUND: KHUTALA (SAEC) – INTERNAL / EXTERNAL
Location: eMalahleni / Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Reference #: KHT-PROD-052
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
The purpose of this role is to direct and control the activities of employees engaged in performing a variety of production operations aimed at achieving planned production targets as well as ensure the effective use of available resources in a safe and sustainable manner.
Oversees the production process and assists with drawing up of the production schedule;
Monitor daily achievement of targets;
Ensures all work is effectively planned, resourced and undertaken in a safe and cost-effective manner;
Monitors the production process in line with set targets ensuring strict adherence to plan compliance;
Monitors production standards and implements a quality control program, reviews report and statistics to plan and modify mining activities;
Provides insight on the selection of mining equipment, reviews new production plans and discusses equipment needs and modifications;
Implements and ensures that methods and procedures are in place for optimal asset utilization;
Ensure adherence to policies, standards and procedures in all areas of operations;
Investigates non-conformance to mining activities, identifies areas for improvement and implement solutions.
Education And Experience Requirements:
Serious contenders will have a Degree / National Diploma in Mining Engineering with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in an Underground Colliery of which at least 2 years should have been in a supervisory capacity as Mine Overseer (MHSA Section 2.14.1 appointment) or relevant experience;
Subordinate manager (MHSA Section 2.6.1 appointment) experience in an underground mine is advantageous;
Sound knowledge and understanding of legislation is essential;
Computer literacy is essential;
Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency is essential;
Mine Overseer Certificate is advantageous.
Application Deadline: 12/02/2021