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Head Of Operations

Website Globe 24-7

Mine Operations Manager
The Company
Globe 24-7 in partnership with a key client is working together to source experienced and qualified talent for their mining operation in Africa. We are actively recruiting an experienced Mine Operations Manager to be accountable for development of mine operations operating controls, programs, systems and processes.
The Role
The role is a Mine Operations Manager, he/she will work collaboratively with mine maintenance, mine engineering, support services, and plant business areas to achieve all business plan objectives.
The Responsibilities

  • Assess risks for all tasks and ensure they are controlled before and during task execution.
  • Report all incidents and ensure they have been investigated and corrective actions completed on time.
  • Accountable for the implementation, communication and enforcement of all environmental legal compliance for the department.
  • Responsible for continuous environmental improvement in the areas of work. 
  • Demonstrate Environmental Leadership by supporting team members and other managers to achieve their environmental objective and requirements 
  • Systems and process design
  • Schedule development, monitoring and risk management
  • Integration plan for all departments, i.e. Operational Communications plan, Mining Management Operating System
  • Implement the operational elements of the approved project for the operations functions, including all departments
  • LOM (Life of Mine) plans to deliver the approved project
  • Risk management of escalated and high risks
  • Operations cost control strategy
  • Review and recommend the annual budget for the operating functions
  • Operations and departmental KPIs validation and sign-off
  • Manage the delivery of the approved operational budget by identifying and addressing priority performance variances
  • Resource and develop the people within the Operations Division to capably and consistently deliver the annual budget, LoM plan and strategy according to their role and level of authority
  • Nurture and sustain a site culture of Accountability and Continuous Improvement
  • Exco engagement and contribution
  • Cross functional and cross site collaboration
  • Reviewing, recognizing and recommending reward for the performance of a direct report

The Requirements

  • A related Bachelor Degree that has been awarded by a recognised tertiary institution, Mining, Geology or related field
  • Post graduate qualifications and/or development training in management and finance
  • Minimum of twenty to twenty five years experiences of which 8 – 10 years should be at General Management level in Operations specifically
  • General Management experience in hard rock Underground mining operations
  • African or emerging country experience well regarded
  • Establishing and refining systems and processes
  • Mining contract management
  • Change Management experience
  • Advanced knowledge of geotechnical hazards and controls                          
  • Expert knowledge of mine safety methods, standards, risk assessment and business improvement
  • Training of local teams

The Rewards
The position offers a competitive remuneration package. Lodgings are modern and secure.
Contact Us
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