Project Manager, Johannesburg – Ref: 951146-3

  • Degree
  • Johannesburg,
  • Posted 7 months ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 951146-3

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Project Manager to provide project management support within the business. The ideal candidate for this position will be a person with sufficient maturity to command respect from those he/she deals with, whilst possessing enough energy and passion. A successful history and background in project management is required, supported by B.Sc. qualification or equivalent, with more than 5 years Project Engineering or Project Management experience in an EPCM / EPM/ environment doing projects ideally within the mining and minerals sector.

Position details:

Reporting to the Managing Director you will work as a Project Manager to execute projects on time and in budget, whilst fulfilling and delivering contractual obligations through effective management, in a safe and ethical manner. Manage the project enthusiastically within the financial, quality and time constraints of the specific project.

You will be expected to:

Provide project control function strategies
Using best practice methodology to create a project plan to fit the stakeholder’s needs and deliver with-in budget on desired outcomes.
Directing the establishment and implementation of project management procedures, tools, systems and best practices for use on projects and to measure project performance. Oversee
modifications to these procedures for specific client requirements.
Ensuring agreement on a project Safety Management Plan.
Establishing comprehensive specification and a Quality plan for the project.
Performing risk management to minimize project risks.
Promoting good working relationship across the project.
Inspiring a sense of shared purpose within the project team.
Manage productivity and performance of the project team.
Ensure management of Project Budget by:
– Managing both internal and external approvals
– Managing day to day operational costs of the project.
– Ensure an agreed project budget against a defined scope and schedule.
Stay abreast of new trends and innovations.
Provide project management support during project lifecycle
Lead a multidisciplinary team to ensure project management on Site by:
– Assisting with the assessment of client’s requirement in conjunction
– Conducting a risk analysis
– Maintaining financial budget
Manage the implementation of the project by:
– Surveying site
– Producing block plant layout based on process flow
– Commissioning geo technical investigation
– Examining compatibility and proposing plant layout based on site survey & geo technical reports.
– Generating preliminary plant layout.
– Reviewing cost implication of chosen site
– Obtaining equipment specification
– Managing implementation of procurement schedule
– Issuing equipment enquiries
– Finalising process diagram
– Implementing detailed engineering design to meet process specifications
– Releasing civils for detailed design
– Finalising detailed engineering to suit ordered equipment and process
– Developing P &ID
– Awarding site service contracts in logical sequenced order
– Establishing Site (identify sub-contractors, allocate areas, set up access & security)
– Ensuring starting of civil works (appoint civil contractor and set out control & level data)
– Managing site (review safety & quality, progress with contractors, variance control and stores control)
– Commissioning plant (appoint commissioning manager, conduct pre-functional areas, dry/cold and wet/hot commissioning on the system)
– Demolishing of construction site (dispose redundant equipment, disconnect services, discharge temp site employees & release permanent staff, clean site, compare actual vs
budget and take corrective action)
– Handing over plant to client with supporting documents
Close out the project by:
– Producing close-out report in prescribed format – project statistics summary
Hold post mortem meeting with designated project team

Manage and oversee the overall administration of project management function.
Client Relationships (internal & external) & Reporting
Drive and manage project team participation by:
-Ensuring attendance and participation by all internal stakeholders in Proposal Kick off meeting,
Progress and co-ordination meeting, Risk analysis meeting
Maintain effective project communication internally and externally.
Produce internal and external reports as required by:
– Monitoring financial performance on an ongoing basis and issuing monthly financial reports.
– Monitoring project execution in accordance with programme on an ongoing basis and issuing monthly project execution reports.
Actively promote the companies Guinea professional image on Site.

Location (country, city): Johannesburg, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

5 years Project Engineering or Project Management experience in an EPCM / EPM/ environment doing projects ideally within the mining and minerals sector.
B.Sc. qualification or equivalent

Company Description:

EPCM – Innovation solutions for mining and mineral industries

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

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