Mining Manager (MMCC / Open Pit / Contractor Management / Mine Management) – Western Cape, South Africa

Mining Manager (MMCC / Open Pit / Contractor Management / Mine Management) – Western Cape, South Africa

Job title: Mining Manager (MMCC / Open Pit / Contractor Management / Mine Management) – Western Cape, South Africa

Company: CA Global

Job description: Our mining client is looking for an experienced Mining Operations Manager to join their team on the West Coast. This position offers a unique opportunity to be part of a dynamic team driving the start-up of a new mining operation in the Western Cape. This role serves as the mining leader and technical expert, reporting directly into the General Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Definition of mine management procedures and policies;
  • Custodian of mining, technical services and geological functions in accordance with applicable legislation;
  • Production planning and optimisation, both short and long term, including overburden stockpiling, mine backfill and rehabilitation;
  • Management of mining contractor;
  • Updating and compliance with Environmental Management and Social and Labour Plans
  • Propose, prepare and oversee budgets and timelines for mining cycles and projects
  • Approve and implement the mining execution plan in support of the overall business plan.
  • Co-develop and sign-off mining procedures, policies and standard operating procedures to adhere to necessary compliance

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mining Engineering degree or similar qualification (NQF level 7);
  • Mine Manager Certificate of Competency (NQF level 5);
  • Management qualification beneficial
  • 6-8 years working experience in opencast and sandy mining environment;
  • Minimum of 3 years in mining contractor management experience is essential;
  • Superior problem-solving skills;
  • Self-motivated attitude with the ability to thrive in a timeline-driven environment
  • Passion for sustainable mining

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent role

If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to Mark Huber at

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Mark Huber

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions

Expected salary:

Location: Western Cape

Job date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 07:12:25 GMT

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