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Mine Overseer Technical Assistant
Posted date [2018-Dec-10]  (ID: 2733)
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Mine Overseer Technical Assistant

Our client, a leading Chrome Mining Group is looking for an experienced and qualified Mine Overseer Technical Assistant for their facility in Steelpoort in Mpumalanga.

Description:  The incumbent will be responsible to optimize the mining operation and to continuously improve current practices, methods, equipment and processes in order to exceed current production targets and reduce costs to the company and to ensure compliance of provisions of the Mine Health & Safety Act, Minerals Act and its regulations.

Manage SHEQ compliance within the Section through effective use of the Toolbox

Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ status


  • Mine Overseer Certificate of Competency for Scheduled Mines
  • 5 years trackless mining experience, at least 3 years’ experience as mine overseer
  • Minerals Act Regulation (2.14.1) appointment

Manage the Section:

  • Ensure an enabling climate/culture
  • Manage labour stability by minimising labour turnover
  • Labour complement in line with budget
  • Achieve HDSA/Female targets for the Section
  • Manage performance against set targets and competencies
  • Ensure IDP’s are linked to performance results and implemented as per plan
  • Conduct career discussions and implement actions with all identified talent (quarterly)
  • Ensure discipline is maintained (absenteeism, lateness, overtime, misconduct, etc.)
  • Coach and counsel people to ensure improved performance levels
  • Conduct recruitment interviews
  • Ensure Customer Satisfaction

Mining Management:  Assist in the control, management and direction of the underground working of the mine

Strategic Planning:

  • Assist with the compiling of the Mine Strategic Plan (1-5 years)
  • Accurately forecast & control mining & scheduling of mining and shutdown work according to the defined mining & engineering requirements

Tactical Planning:  Control the Tactical Plan (< 1 year)

Maintenance Management:

  • Jointly define annual service level agreements with site maintenance personnel
  • Put systems and controls in place that will ensure that the site is maintained:
  • at specified performance and within prescribed technical & legal requirements, that will permit a safe and environmentally acceptable operation, and to meet the required production-rated capacity at minimum life cycle costs
  • Manage Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence
  • Manage the Section costs
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Job Title Mine Overseer Technical Assistant
Nationality South African
Employment Equity Open to all Candidates
Town/City Steelpoort
Location Mpumalanga
Country South Africa
Job Type Permanent
Industry Mining
Salary Negotiable according to experience & qualifications
Languages Spoken
Job Ref No
Start Date
Closing Date 14 Dec 2018
Telephone 0827907022
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