Posted on :
21 Jan, 2021
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Job Title: SECTION MANAGER MININGS
Location: eMalahleni / Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Reference #: MMS-PROD-033
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Market Related
Provides leadership and direction to achieve HSE, cost and volume performance in his / her area of responsibility, through the effective co-ordination of all the production processes (inclusive of topsoil stripping, drilling and blasting activities, dragline exposure operations, truck and shovel operations, coal load and haul operations, pit dewatering and rehabilitation).
Provides input to 2-year planned objectives and budget, driving performance and implementation accordingly;
Execute the policies, procedures and safe practices required to mine safely in his/ her area of responsibility;
Drives the consistent expectations, understanding and application of production processes to enable compliance with monthly, three monthly and annual mine targets;
Identifies, builds and develops production talent and capability, including a pipeline of talent for key positions;
Directs and co-ordinates production processes inclusive of stripping, drilling and blasting, dragline exposure, truck and shovel exposure, contractors coal extraction as well as mine dewatering and rehabilitation with the objective that resources are effectively utilized enabling the Rom to be delivered to correct destination.
Serious contenders will have a Degree / National Diploma in Mining Engineering with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the mining industry of which at least 2 years in a Mine Overseer’s / Superintendent capacity;
Mine Manager Certificate (Coal) is essential;
A Postgraduate degree (i.e. Honours / MBA) would be advantageous;
Knowledge and experience in organisational improvement is essential;
In-depth knowledge of mining processes is essential;
Sound knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation (MHSA, HSE, Labour etc.) is essential;
Proficiency in MS Office Suite & SAP is essential;
Proficiency in SAGE & Isometrix is an added advantage.
Application Deadline: 25/01/2021