Processing Supervisor (Mining / SCADA/ Expat) – Sierra Leone, West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 1 month ago

Reference No. LB52024

Job Description:

Our client, a mining house in Sierra Leone, is seeking a processing supervisor who will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of a processing plant, ensuring both safety and efficiency.



  • Ensure compliance with relevant HSE policies, procedures, objectives and regulations and the commitment to achieving Zero Harm through safe behaviours.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant HR policies, procedures, objectives, and regulations through appropriate behaviours.
  • Ensure compliance to plant KPI targets and exceed to achieve lowest possible cost per ton of production. This includes daily production, concentrate grade, recovery and other related to plant operations.
  • Performs Root cause failure analysis, troubleshooting and applies it to his/her work effectively in urgent and quality resolution of defects.
  • Ensure that all Operational personnel, national, under his supervision work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Immediately reporting to the processing superintendent all incidents, breakdowns, potential failures of equipment.
  • Use Company business systems to the level required of a supervisor.
  • Mentor and teach operational staff.
  • Liaising with engineering & maintenance to plan activities to improve availability and utilization of plant. Liaise with Mining for feed to plant and establish correct blend ratios.
  • Must always be open to suggestions from his team as to anything which advances toward continuous improvement in the workplace.
  • Ensuring compliance to daily reporting system


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Ability to interpret supervisory control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) for improving performance of process circuit.
  • Minimum diploma or equivalent in a relevant field (e.g., process engineering, chemical engineering, mining technology).
  • Several years of experience in a processing plant environment, preferably in a supervisory role.
  • Strong understanding of health, safety, and environment (HSE) regulations and best practices.





If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Lucia Baeza at


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Lucia Baeza

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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