Shift Supervisor (Blasting / Open Pit / Safety / Legal Liability / Foreman) – Northern Cape, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 2 weeks ago

Reference No. 467-0905LH

Reference Number: 467-0905LH

Job Description:

Our client is seeking an experienced Shift Supervisor to oversee the safe and efficient operation of the mine at their operation in the Northern Cape, South Africa.


  • Ensuring production targets are achieved while adhering to company policies and procedures.
  • Overseeing housekeeping and coordinating of support functions.
  • Ensuring machinery and equipment is operated safely and running correctly.
  • Ensuring that the working environment is safe and free of undue risks.
  • Assessment of risk reports and implementing mitigation strategies.
  • Ensuring employees have the capability, skills and training to carry out assigned tasks.
  • Co-ordinate and conduct training as required and ensure that training records are maintained and updated.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • DMRE Open Pit Blasting Certificate or MQA Certification.
  • Courses completed in First Aid, Safety, Legal Liability, Fire Fighting, HIRA or similar preferred.
  • Matric certificate.
  • 5+ years’ experience in open pit mining with at least 3 years at Supervisor level.
  • Strong verbal and written English and Afrikaans communication skills.
  • Good people management, planning and organizational skills.
  • Computer literate in MS Office.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent employment opportunity.
  • Candidates from the Northern Cape are encouraged to apply (no accommodation or relocation assistance provided for individuals outside the area).


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

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Leanne Laas

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.

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