SENIOR PLANT MANAGER

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Telephone: 
+2673182513
Fax: 
+2673182513
Postal Address: 
Private Bag BR198, Gaborone, Botswana
Physical Address: 
Plot 140, Unit 5, Kgale Terrace, Gaborone Finance Park
Town or City: 
Gaborone
Closing Date: 
Monday, 19 February, 2018
Job Category: 
Mining
Job Location: 
Francistown

Aveng Moolmans, one of the largest opencast mining contractors in Africa, offers a complete open-pit mining capability with over 40 years’ experience in both hard and soft rock environments. In addition to its drill, blast, load and dump capabilities, Aveng Moolmans is well placed to provide mine planning, survey, production scheduling and grade control expertise.
The above position has become available within Aveng Moolmans.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS
(DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES):

  • Maintain a high level of equipment availability and minimize fleet downtime
  • Ensure adequate earthmoving equipment stock levels are maintained
  • Responsible for the plant business plan
  • Responsible for the plant budget
  • Ensure proper plant records management
  • Responsible for performance management in the department
  • Responsible for training and development as well as motivation of staff
  • Ensure compliance to Safety, Health, Environmental & Quality policies, procedures and standards
Minimum Education or Qualifications: 
  • National Diploma or Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Competencies: 
  • Technical knowledge of heavy earthmoving plant maintenance systems and processes
  • Strategic decision making
  • Strategic budgeting
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Relationship building & People management skills
  • Ability to drive innovation
  • Planning and organising for achievement of business goals
  • Ability to coach various levels of personnel for sustainable high performance
  • Plant Financial and accounting skills
Key Skills and Experience: 
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience as a Senior Plant Manager in an open pit mining environment
  • Experience in supplier management, warranty management, quality control and plant failure investigations
Application Instructions: 

All applications including CV, contact details and covering letter should be sent to:
The HR Manager, Moolman Mining Botswana, P/Bag F449, Francistown or email to: karowe.recruitment@avengmining.com