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Mine Manager, Open Cast Mining & Processing Operations
POSITION: Mine Manager
NATURE OF BUSINESS: Open Cast Mining & Processing Operations
JOB LOCATION: Namibia
SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY:
Assume responsibility and authority for both the mining and processing operations ensuring the effective utilisation of mineral resources and reserves; manage financial planning and expenditure in order to maximise the Company’s return on investment in terms of mining and processing production; and ensure that a safe and healthy work environment exists that meets all legislative and statutory requirements.
KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:
Relevant undergraduate degree or national diploma in chemical or metallurgical engineering
A Post Graduate Business Management qualification would be advantageous
10 years’ operational processing experience (in a mining environment), five of which must have been at a General Manager level
Must currently be a General Manager or Production Manager of a mine/processor
Must have soft rock mining experience and should ideally have worked on an open cast mine
Keen corporate financial knowledge, business acumen and economic insight
Preference will be given to a Namibian citizen or candidate who has experience working in Africa and who is willing to relocate to Namibia
Note: Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.