Our client, who is a mining company, has open cast mines in five of the nine provinces in South Africa.  This position is based in Grahamstown.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

To manage all mining and production activities in order to ensure the most efficient, production of quality, and cost-effective products in accordance with the company’s short- and long-term plans.

To ensure compliance with statutory requirements of all legislation applicable to the Mine and to maintain a very healthy relationship with the DMR and to actively promote a safety culture that will ensure ongoing zero LTI’s at the mine.

Reporting to:                      General Manager

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION:            Grade 12, with a Technical Qualification

EXPERIENCE:

  • 3 years in Open Cast Mine Management, with processing plant experience
  • 5 years people management
  • 3 years Extensive independent dealings with the Department of Mineral Resources

OTHER:

  • Examination and Declaring Safe of Quarries, dumps and Stockpiles (Advantageous
  • Statutory Compliance for Surface Mines (Advantageous)