Underground Mining Manager

Location: PNG & Pacific Islands
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 733907
Rubicor Technical Ltd, on behalf of our client, are seeking an experienced Underground Mine Manager for their operation in PNG.
 
The role:
  • Management of all aspects of the operations of the mine, including but not limited to holding the statutory legal appointment as Registered Mine Manager as and when required;
  • Development, implementation and management of Company Occupational Health and Safety Programs to ensure a safe working environment for all mine personnel, including all contractors;
  • Ensuring that the mine complies with all statutory and regulatory requirements covering all relevant areas, including safety, environmental, etc.;
  • Involvement in the planning and management of exploration and resource definition programs involving the mine;
  • Management of the external contractors involved in the development, mining and ancillary operations;
  • Development of budgets for the mine;
  • Involvement in the development, implementation and management of external relations strategies for the local community, local government, businesses, etc.;
  • Acting in the role of General Manager on a regular basis when the General Manager is off site; and
  • Involvement in relevant aspects of the business including feasibility studies, planning, acquisitions, marketing, IT, etc.
 
About you:
  • Degree in mining engineering;
  • 20+ years’ experience in trackless underground mining operations;
  • A minimum of 8 years previous work at manager level;
  • Excellent user of Microsoft excel software;
  • Good user of Surpac software and underground mine scheduling software packages;
  • Experienced in expat roles.
 
This role will be on a FIFO roster of 19 days on / 9 days off out of all AUS state capitals.
 
In addition to a generous base salary and superannuation an annual incentive scheme is available.
 
The offer for this role is conditional upon the candidate successfully obtaining and retaining a visa that allows you to work in Papua New Guinea.
 
To apply follow the link or email Jon White directly: jon.white@rubicor.com.au