Our client currently has an opportunity for a Production Manager at their Open Cast Chrome mine based in a remote area of Zimbabwe. This position is suited to single expats and involves a rotation of 28 days on and 10 days off. Flights, housing and meals will be provided by the company.
The Production Manager role is for an individual who is highly motivated and dedicated with a strong desire to learn new skills, be able to work independently as well as part of a team, enjoy new challenges and show a lot of initiative. Reporting to the General Manager Production and Engineering.
Administration and safe keeping of production records;
Daily production on process plants;
Daily controlling of slimes dam and water ponds;
Daily quality and product control;
Daily planning per process plant;
Maintenance planning and execution of maintenance;
Daily allocations of trucks for loading on different plants and sites;
Control all equipment supplied for production;
Control gangs allocated for production;
Daily reconciliation on production;
Housekeeping in area of responsibility;
Daily interaction with production and engineering;
Daily planned meetings on process and engineering;
Training of subordinates;
Daily, weekly and monthly reports;
Product stock control;
Production forecast planning;
Schedule rotations on production and engineering employees;
Safety management in area of responsibility;
Maintain discipline in department
Job Qualification & Experience:
Minimum Grade 12 with Maths and a related tertiary qualification;
Minimum 10-year experience in a similar field within a Mining Environment;
Good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills required;
Ability to work independently;
High sense of responsibility and accuracy;
Be able to work under pressure
Our client is a rapidly expanding company which now directly and indirectly employs 2500 people throughout sub-Saharan Africa. The mine in Zimbabwe mines and processes alluvial chromite ore.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Production Manager, Zimbabwe – Ref: 1092880-1
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