Logistics Manager (Underground Operations), Fochville – Ref: 763797-15


Ref: 763797-15

Job Description:

A world-class supplier of technologically-advanced mine drilling operations is looking for a Logistics Manager with underground operations experience to be based in Fochville, Gauteng.

Ideal candidate will have 8 years’ experience in logistics and transportation, imports and exports, route planning, road transport logistics and a degree or relevant qualification in Logistics and/or Accounting. Blasting certificate advantageous.

Position details:

Type: Permanent

Job description / core competencies:

  • Yard and asset management (high level);
  • Maintenance system implementation and upkeep & continuous improvement;
  • Transport and route planning and scheduling;
  • Preventative maintenance planning;
  • Preferably an accountant with logistics experience;
  • All aspects of imports and exports;
  • Arranging all formalities with customs;
  • Temporary export of equipment to sites in neighbouring countries and Import back to SA;
  • Organising various inspections;
  • Liaise with various stakeholders in setting up accounts such as the borders, suppliers;
  • Route planning;
  • Keep a traceable record of all work done;
  • Liaise with estimating re pricing etc.;
  • Adhere to client’s health & safety regulations;
  • Manage relationships with agents and suppliers;
  • Manage stock & stocktakes;
  • Materials management and allocation to sites.

Country: South Africa
Location: Fochville

Job Qualification & Experience:

  • Degree or relevant qualification in Logistics and/or Accounting;
  • Blasting certificate advantageous;
  • 8 years’ experience in logistics
  • Transportation experience will be advantageous;
  • Imports / exports experience;
  • Route planning
  • Road transport logistics experience;
  • Self-starter;
  • Assertive;
  • Able to make own decisions;
  • People management experience;
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong problem solver;
  • Able to speak English and Afrikaans.

Company Description:

Our client is a company on the move. Fairly recently listed on the stock exchange – highly specialised, dynamic, niche contracting firm. In-house design, engineering, manufacturing, customisation, maintenance support and tailored solutions for drilling activities. Provide complete project-management expertise from exploration-stage drilling, capital project-stage through to production. With offices and Engineering facilities internationally; Africa, South America, North America, Europe and Asia. Great for International travel to explore new countries and huge growth opportunities.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partners: Engineer Placements and MCHIR.

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