|Location||Kriel, South Africa|
|Date Posted||August 10, 2020|
Closing Date 2020/08/17 Reference Number EXX200729-0 Exxaro Reference Number P40070481 Job Title Mine Overseer X3 Job Type Classification Permanent Location – Town / City Kriel Location – Province Mpumalanga Location – Country South Africa Job Profile (Downloadable) P40070481- Mine Overseer X2 Matla.Pdf (92.98 Kb) – 29/07/2020 17:39:26 Job Advert Summary PURPOSE: • To assist Manager with day-to-day management of the mine in area of responsibility. • Responsible for the managing and directing of various activities within a specified section of the mine. • To ensure specified targets are met and allocated resources are used effectively. Minimum Requirements QUALIFICATIONS: • N Dip: Mining Engineering (Essential/Minimum) • Certificate Competency Mine Overseer (Essential/Minimum) • Trade: Miner Underground MQA/QCTO Accred (Essential/Minimum) • Certificate Blasting For Fiery Mines (Essential/Minimum) • Certificate First Line Management (Essential/Minimum) • BEng Mining Engineering (Recommended/Desirable or) • B Tech Mining (Recommended/Desirable) EXPERIENCE: 5 years Relevant experience within a heavy industry, mining or production environment of which at least 2 years specific exposure as Production Foreman or Shift Leader is Recommended Importance: Essential/Minimum Involvement : Operational REQUIREMENTS: • Psychometric Assessment (Essential/Minimum) • Certificate of Fitness (Essential/Minimum) • MHS Act Regulation 2.14.1(Mine Overseer) (Essential/Minimum) Duties & Responsibilities The incumbent will inter alia be responsible for the following: Compliance, Governance and Assurance • Conduct timeous investigations of incidents and ensure adequate remedial action implemented • Execute and drive safety programs • Ensure effective risk management by continuously identifying hazardous activities and mitigation measures Customer and Client Relationship Management • Support core business by ensuring appropriate stakeholder relationships towards enhancing corporate profile • Manage and maintain internal and external client relations, including interface with external providers and other functions to ensure that business needs are met, and employees are satisfied • Provide relevant support and legislative service to applicable stakeholders Effective People Management • Ensure optimized teamwork through motivation/empowerment and leading by sound transformational leadership • Promote teamwork/provide support and manage performance by creating/maintaining individual development plans for subordinates • Enforce discipline within area of responsibility • Ensure all employees are effectively trained and competent to perform required duties in a disciplined manner Financial Support Services • Execute operations within section’s annual budget • Approve relevant contracts and documentation in line with departmental budgetary stipulations • Ensure optimization in cost and production areas Functional Excellence • Adhere to functional policies, standards, guidelines, procedures, end to end processes, tools, templates etc. • Assist in standardising, simplifying and speeding-up functional processes, eliminating duplication/bureaucracy • Apply functional best practices, promote sharing of best practices/knowledge Internal Business Processes • Ensure adherence to planned maintenance schedules • Effectively manage equipment fleet within working environment Process Optimisation • Responsible for meeting mining production targets by adhering to production/maintenance schedules • Attend to breakdowns whilst maintaining set production targets • Ensure optimal use of available resources both people and equipment • Assume responsibility for quality of maintenance work within functional area • Conduct trouble-shooting in order to identify root cause for substandard operating conditions • Complete/process and update all records/related documentation Project Management • Initiate continuous improvement initiatives leading to cost saving opportunities and operational excellence • Liaise with other departments toward evaluating new technologies to improve process capabilities/product quality and throughput requirements • Manage projects with regards to processes, technology and equipment • Evaluate and complete projects with minimum risk, within allocated timeframes and according to specified budgets • Provide input and focus on projects/teams • Provide regular progress updates to stakeholders Safe and Healthy Work Environment • Maintain and ensure a healthy environment, safe operations and practices, ensuring compliance with all applicable Safety Health and Environmental (SHE) policies and procedures in line with set standards • Encourage a culture that focuses on safety in all operations Behavioural Alignment Demonstrates the following: • Creativity, collaboration, sociable and awareness to the ecosystem • Stewardship, accountability, ability to develop trust, safety conscious and ethical • Ability to respond quickly to business needs/agility, flexibility, continuous learning, innovation and proven ability to experiment on creative business solutions • Ability to be inclusive, eagerness for multiple skills, embraces multiple cultures, accepts different approaches and be human-centric/empathetic • Results oriented, quality driven, excellence, entrepreneurial abilities, efficient and effective The appointment will be made in accordance with Exxaro’s Employment Equity policy. If you have not been contacted within 28 days of the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.