Mineral Resources Manager – Underground Operations – Mining – Northern Cape

Role Description

Our client is a large Mining Company based in the Northern Cape with multiple operations in Southern Africa have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated, hardworking, and enthusiastic individual to join them on a permanent basis.

The incumbent will be responsible for the management of geotechnical, geological, planning and survey functions and activities.

Key Performance Areas

  • Monitor and manage geotechnical, geological, planning and survey functions and activities, ensuring adherence to company goals and targets.
  • Compliance with Health and Safety Guidelines and Company standards.
  • Lead the execution of strategies in technical services to enhance current practices and performance.
  • Formulate the annual operating and capital budgets for technical services.
  • Ensure production and geological support is provided to the Mining and Metallurgy Departments, by the timely provision of information necessary for detailed mine planning, scheduling and ore characterization
  • Ensure optimal utilization and management of the ore body.
  • Manage grade control planning to ensure maximum ore recovery, minimize ore dilution and increase the mine resource.
  • Ensure compliance to the Mandatory Code of Practice to Combat Rockmass Failures and drive best practices and innovation in the field.
  • Ensure execution of the Deeps and Swartberg Life of Mine schedules.
  • Ensure optimal ROM tonnage and grade reporting as well as reconciliation processes to ensure continuous improvement in performance reporting and monitoring.

People Management and Skills

  • Optimize human resources in a way that maximum output is delivered by the section.
  • Ensure work ethics is of such a nature that workers continuously strive towards improving their own performance.
  • Results driven achiever with exemplary planning and organizing skills.
  • Ability to direct employees to achieve set targets.
  • Proven relationship builder with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Goal-driven leader who maintains a productive climate and confidently motivates, mobilizes and coach employees to meet high performance standards
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.

Minimum Requirements

  • At least 8 years’ experience in a Managerial role within Technical Services.
  • Tertiary education or relevant senior Government Ticket.
  • Must be able to obtain a Certificate of Medical Fitness.
  • Strategic in business planning.
  • Computer Literacy: MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and 3D Mining Software

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Salary: ZAR 1,400,000.00 - ZAR 1,500,000.00 ANNUAL

Duration: FULL_TIME

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