Alternate Project Manager, Senior Mining Engineer (Mining Contractor / Underground / PMP / MMCC / Trackless / NEC3) – Limpopo, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 1 month ago

Reference No. 625 0611 MHU

Reference Number: 625 0611 MHU


Job Description:

Our client is a leading underground mining contractor who have a vacancy for an Alternate Project Manager / Senior Mining Engineer to be based at their client’s operations in Limpopo.



  • Plan, implement and execute projects on time and within budget
  • Ensure there is feasible plan that achieves the goals and objectives of the project and aligns with the organization’s overall business strategy
  • Managing the project’s scope and resources
  • Estimating time and financial commitments
  • Assign Project team tasks and deadlines
  • Coordinate all required tools to collaborate
  • Review status updates to chart Project team progress
  • Manage revenue, budget and margin
  • Support and direct the project team
  • Lead quality assurance
  • Ensure project is progressing as planned
  • Constantly measure the plan and compare those metrics against the plan created
  • Collect status reports from the project team to see if the actual progress of the project is meeting what was initially planned
  • Monitor any changes on the plan and adjust or reallocate resources to accommodate these changes
  • Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project outputs
  • Evaluate and assess result of project
  • Prepare Project reports for the team
  • Prepare reports for stakeholders reports on progress as well as problems and solutions
  • Ensure documentation, along with all paperwork, must be collected, signed off and archived by the end of a project, which provides history that can be revisited when planning for a similar project in the future.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Matric certificate/ equivalent
  • Mining Engineering Degree (Tertiary)
  • Mine Managers Certificate of Competency
  • Project Management qualification (PMP) or equivalent will be advantageous
  • 15-19 years of related experience
  • Strong mining contractor experience
  • Proficiency in project management software tools
  • Theoretical and practical project management knowledge
  • Underground Trackless Development Experience, international experience (High Speed Development) will be advantageous.
  • NEC 3 Contracts Experience, in particularly Type E
  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management
  • Project execution experience


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent role


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Mark Huber

Managing Lead – Executive Mining Recruitment

CA Mining


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