Petra Diamonds Limited is one of the world’s leading suppliers of rough diamonds and one of the largest independent diamond groups by resource. It’s a polished diamond we’re after for this role - an individual that clearly outshines his/her peers:
Finsch Diamond Mine
Finsch Diamond Mine is located in the town of Lime Acres which is situated 160km north west of Kimberley and 109km south of Kuruman in the Northern Cape.
Mine Overseer: Sub-level Caving
Reporting to the Section Manager, the incumbent will be required to oversee the mining aspects and activities of long-hole drilling and blasting work in the Mining Production Department.
Task and responsibilities: • Interact with all mining disciplines • Drive production and maintenance • Monitor project schedules and resource allocations • Ensure maintenance management system is in place • Develop and maintain a document management system to ensure efficient storage and access of information • Work according to the Mine’s Code of Practice and report deviations • Assess the quality or work performed by contractors • Ensure adherence to and compliance with Safety, Health and Environmental processes.
Minimum requirements: • Mine Overseer’s or Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency (Metalliferous Mining) • Blasting Certificate for Scheduled Mines • At least 5 years’ underground mining experience • 3 years’ underground mining experience in a supervisory capacity • Block cave mining/sub-level caving experience will be an advantage – please specify on your CV • Valid driver’s licence • Competent in MS Office suite.
Other skills/competencies: • Managerial/supervisory experience • Technical design and analysis • Technical knowledge of mining operations • Planning, coordinating and prioritising • Analysing and interpretation of information • Applicable legal knowledge and understanding • Decision-making ability in a fast changing environment. Ref. FIN290)
Finsch Diamond Mine is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups in line with the Company’s Employment Equity Policy and Plan. Pre-screening, profile testing, assessments, medical and security clearance form part of the recruitment and selection process. Short-listed candidates will be required to attend a panel interview. Employment of the successful candidate is subject to the aforementioned criteria. Preference will be given to candidates who reside within our host labour sending area of Kgatelopele.
Please complete an application form (available on http://www.petradiamonds.com/careers/current-vacancies) and forward, together with your résumé, qualifications and ID, to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: 086 659 1344 by 17 November 2017. Please note that incomplete application forms and documentation will not be considered.
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