Supervisor Operations Job in South Africa

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Supervisor Operations - Wessels Mine


This role is a permanent full-time position.

As a supervisor operations, you will be responsible for supervising the safe and efficient execution of Mining Operations.
Other key responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to:

  •  Supervision of people reporting directly to you in a production section, inclusive of time management of employees and discipline in the workplace;
  •  Achieve monthly targets;
  •  Initiate and integrate production planning sessions with other mine departments;
  •  Manage feedback and execution of abovementioned planning to ensure production of quality ore at determined volumes;
  •  Develop and implement continuous improvement techniques to enhance production functionality. 


You will have experience and demonstrate capability in the following:

  •  Must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in trackless mining or underground mining;
  •  At least 5 years’ experience in a supervisory capacity;
  •  Drill & Blast and Development experience is advantageous; 

Qualifications for this role are:

  •  Grade 12 with mathematics;
  •  Supervisor Certificate of Competency;
  •  Valid underground blasting certificate for Metalliferous Mines;
  •  Valid driver’s license

Method of Application

Interested and qualified? Go to South32 to apply