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Job title :Plant Manager (Ref KOFF182) Reference :143405
Company :Petra Diamonds (Pty) Ltd
Professional Sector : Industry Sector :
Location : No location given
Salary : 0.00 - 0.00
Applications open :2018-09-14Applications close :2018-09-21
Job Description

Building a world-class diamond group

Blue Diamond Mines Pty Ltd – t/a Koffiefontein Diamond Mine

Koffiefontein Diamond Mine is based in the town of Koffiefontein, located 100km from Kimberley and 136km from Bloemfontein.

Plant Manager
The incumbent will manage and coordinate the metallurgical operational activities of a process or plant to ensure optimum recovery according to operational requirements or organisational objectives and sound metallurgical practice.
Tasks and responsibilities:
• Control the preparation of production records and reports • Determine schedules, sequences and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment and skill of personnel • Determine, implement and monitor production strategies, policies and plans • Ensure that areas of risk are identified and processes are established to manage these risks • Coordinate and administrate the implementation of process changes to ensure the attainment of production targets and ensure optimum process efficiencies • Direct the execution of the production maintenance strategy through the provision of appropriate structures, systems and resources • Direct, coordinate and integrate all technical aspects of projects in accordance with project requirements • Ensure that the relevant risks and hazards are identified and managed through Risk Assessments, procedures, COPs • Evaluate processes, systems, products or new developments to identify opportunities and deficiencies to ensure continuous improvement • Perform risk evaluations within design of systems, equipment and products • Be responsible to ensure the achievement of production objectives by incorporating all relevant factors such as organisational requirements and the utilisation of resources • Implement process maintenance standards, specifications and service levels in conjunction with Engineering Department.

Minimum requirements: • B degree: Chemical Mineral Processing Engineer or BTech Extraction Metallurgy • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a mineral processing environment of which at least 5 years at Senior Metallurgist level • Senior Management Development Programme • Finance Management for Non-Financial Managers will be an advantage • Valid driver’s licence • Advanced computer literacy (MS Office suite).
Other skills/competencies: • Good communication skills in English (written and verbal) • Analytical thinking • Attention to detail • Leading and managing change • Decision making • Diversity • Initiative • Organisational awareness • Planning • Problem solving • Professionalism • Strategic thinking • Stress management • Leadership. (Ref. KOFF182)

Koffiefontein 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 Letsemeng/Xhariep District Municipalities (proof of residence may be requested).

Please complete an application form (available on http://www.petradiamonds.com/careers/current-vacancies) and forward, together with your résumé, qualifications and ID, to e2-recruitment@petradiamonds.com or fax: 086 659 1334 by 21 September 2018. Please note that incomplete documentation will not be considered. If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful. Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Petra Diamonds reserves the right not to fill this position.

Please note that Petra Diamonds does not at any time require any form of payment for recruitment purposes. If you are approached in this regard, you should report the incident immediately via one of the following hotlines: Toll-free: +27 31 571 5573; Free fax: +27 31 560 7395; E-mail: deloitte@tip-offs.com; Free Post: KZ 138, Umhlanga Rocks 4320; Website: www.tip-offs.com