Mine General Manager Coal


Job Title : Mine General Manager Coal
Location : Emalahleni, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Company : Career Minded
Salary :
Open Date : 2021-04-08
Close Date : 2021-06-08

We are searching for a highly experienced HDSA / EE candidate to fill the GM for an complex opencast coal operation in Mpumalanga.

For this top mining group their GMs are viewed as their most key resources : the GMs are identified as the ones who will have the most impact and can make the greatest contribution to shifting and moving the business forward.

With that focus in mind, this role will go to the best of the best GMs : dynamic, people oriented, hands-on individuals with high energy levels and the drive and proven ability to manage highly complex operations.

Proven experience in dealing with communities and unions as well as various associations and strong people skills are essential.

Although cola mining experience is preferred, because there is a strong senior team in place, the company can also consider candidates with other commodity experience.

Reserved for South African HDSA citizens, this role will require the relevant qualifications for such a role, with at least 15 years or more experience, and at least 3-5 years at GM level.

Qualifications : Degree in Engineering / NHDip (e.g. Mining, Chemical, Mechanical, Civil) or GeologyPost graduate studies in management (desirable)Mine Managers Ticket - Coal and / orQuarry Manager Ticket (Open Pit) Technical Knowledge required will include : Operations : o Deep knowledge of processes across full mine-to-market value chain (Endowment, Geosciences, Mine Planning, Mining Extraction, Minerals Processing, Smelting & Refining (where appropriate), Asset Strategy & Reliability, Marketing), safety, sustainability and interdependence of key leverso Key principles and elements of Operational Planning, Work Management, and Feedback and understanding of how to maintain its integrity on siteo Project management fundamentalso New technologies and their impact on operational activitieso Business improvement tools and techniqueso Mineral types, composition of the ore body and implications for downstream operationsCommercial : o Commercial / business drivers in mining and processing industry, business performance variability and underlying causes that define subsequent actionso Financial metrics & budgeting (performance / cost / capital management, value driver analysis)Management : o Solid experience in managing the entire mine / operations workforce, across all disciplines, driving for excellence.

Negotiation management with regulatory bodies, institutes and business partnersCompliance : o Safety, health and environment, legislative, statutory, regulatory and permitting requirement Communication will be with shortlisted candidates only.

This role is only open to South African HDSA / EE candidates.To apply please email a copy of CV to Email Address Removed *Desired Skills :

  • Coal mining
  • Experienced GM of a mine
  • Mine Manager's ticket preferred
  • Degree or NHDip *Desired Work Experience :
  • More than 10 years

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