Senior Manager Mining  ( Zinc / Expat   / Operations  / Mechanized / Underground  ) – DRC

Southern Africa#Central Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. 270 12 RR



Job Description:

To establish, implement and manage a best practice  mining operation to safely extract ore in the most efficient and productive manner to ensure an operating profit. This role manages mine overseers [directly] and Mine Technical Services [indirectly]. The incumbent operationalizes strategy by managing managers and specialists and the scope of this role includes the integrated planning and management of all resources to enable a profitable mining operation



  • Process: Drive, coordinate and manage the mining function within the operational division
  • Design, establish and embed effective and efficient mining structures, plans and governance structures
  • Lead tactical direction setting and plan for the business area in alignment to the company’s strategy
  • Establish and maintain relationships across functional areas to enable collaboration and knowledge sharing across the business.
  • Manage a division that values differences and creates an inclusive work environment.
  • Establish and oversee the budget that enables achievement of Mining/Production objectives
  • Drive transformation in terms of people, automation/digitisation and sustainability and provide timely and robust change management to underpin initiatives
  • Implement and drive HSEQ as a key aspect of organisational culture
  • Establish reporting best practice for area of responsibility
  • Monitor, audit and report on adherence to safety programme, policies and procedures


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • 15 Years Production Mining experience [Mechanised and Underground]
  • 5 years mine management exposure.
  • Excellent track record and similar experience in African countries advantageous.
  • Proficiency in French and English preferred
  • Degree or NDip [Mining/Engineering]
  • Mechanised Mining experience
  • Knowledge of different mining methods
  • Budgeting/Finance
  • SHEQ standards
  • 10 Years underground experience
  • Mine Managers Certificate


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Senior Management Opportunity
  • Competitive annual package
  • Expat conditions
  • FIFO Roster


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Ruan Roodt

Senior 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.



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