Sunday, 19 January 2014

Mining Manager Jobs in Tanzania at African Barrick Gold

Job Title: Mining Manager

Employer: African Barrick Gold

Duty Station: Buzwagi Gold Mine; Kahama District; Shinyanga Region.

Application Deadline: 25th Jan 2014

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:-

Manage the mining operation in compliance with Tanzanian Mining (safe working) Regulations and Barrick Buzwagi Health Safety an Environmental site requirements and
Ensure employees and contractors adhere to safety standards the exceed world industry standards and any applicable legislation an achieve Zero Lost Time Injury (LTI) Frequency Rate.
Develop and implement mine plans to ensure optimum exploitation Buzwagi ore body.
Manage mining operation to ensure ore is delivered to the RO stockpile at optimum cost and in a timely manner.
Develop and implement monitoring systems and procedures to ensure all mining costs are minimized and that all adverse variations are reported, followed up and remedied.
Create a working environment which ensures that employees and contractors gain new skills and achieve their full potential by developing  and implementing effective training and mentoring programmes.
Continually review every aspect of the mine department to ensure that opportunities to add value and increase shareholder wealth are identified and implemented.
Implement employee performance management processes to ensure optimum employee performance, in order to identify and remedy substandard performance and behavior.
Participate in the Buzwagi senior management team to ensure that targets for resources exploitation, capital. Management, cost control, safety performance, employee development, environmental management and corporate governance are achieved.
Manage Succession Planning within the Mining Team to ensure progressive development of Tanzanian employees to assume positions of increasing accountability.
To be pro-active in all aspects of operational safety, efficient utilization of the resources, Continuous Improvement ideas and Projects; and encourage teamwork across the departments.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills

Education Requirements:

Degree in Mining Engineering or similar Technical Degree that is supported by practical work experience in mining and mine engineering
Experience Requirements:
Minimum of 10 years in large open pit hard rock mining with at least five years recent experience in gold mining industry
Mining operation management
Strategic and short term mine planning
Mining equipment selection and performance

How to Apply:

Applicants must include the following information in their applications:
Full name;

Birth Certificate/Copy of traveling Passport (Compulsory)
Details of education (include copies of certificates-Compulsory);
Details of previous employment;
Home address (include village / town / city where living);
Personal contact details (example; phone, email);
Provide 3 references with contact details (from previous employment if possible)

This position will attract a competitive salary package, which will include excellent benefits.
Applicants are invited to submit their Resumes (indicating the position title in the subject heading) to: buzrecruitment@barrick.com