Mining Manager (Greenfields / REE / Operations / Surface / Open-Pit / Production / Planning / Budget) – Southeast Africa

Southern Africa#Eastern Africa
Posted 3 months ago

Reference No. CV118

Reference Number: CV118

Job Description:

Our client, a listed Rare Earths mining company, is looking for a Mining Manager to join them, specifically focusing on Surface Mining and emphasizing Production and Operations. The main responsibility of this position is to enhance production efficiency and ensure that production targets are not only met but also surpassed.


  • Ensure project safety through visible leadership and promotion of best practices.
  • Create and maintain a culture that exceeds safety, health, environment, and community standards.
  • Ensure designs and applications adhere to regulatory and company policies.
  • Comply with technical, legal, and safety measures while liaising with mining and technical teams.
  • Lead and oversee overall mining operational readiness and production alignment with company strategy.
  • Organize and monitor long and short-term mine planning and designing processes.
  • Provide consultancy and expert advice on mining projects, technical expertise, and innovative solutions.
  • Engage effectively with internal and external stakeholders, fostering teamwork and communication.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mining Engineering degree & Leadership Development Programme – preferred
  • Professional registrations and memberships
  • Experience: 10+ years in production, 5-10 years in open pit production
  • Africa experience
  • Greenfields project experience
  • Proficient in mine planning software (Surpac, MineSched, Whittle)

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Fixed term position (renewable contract)
  • USD Net salary
  • FIFO roster 6/2
  • Access to recreational facilities on site

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Christo van der Ham

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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