Underground Manager (Mines)


Company Jobsinghana.c...
Industry Mining
Category Mining/Petrol...
Location Western Regio...
Job Status Full-time
Salary GH¢ 
Education BSc
Experience 8 years
Job Expires Aug 07, 2020
Contact ...

Job Description

Job Summary
Responsible for the day to day operation of the mine in both development and production of a trackless mechanized mine and will report to the Operations Manager.


  • Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the underground Mine in both development and production reporting, both day- and night shifts to the Operations Manager or his Deputy.
  • Ensure relevant Safety, Mining and other statutory Codes and Regulations remain in full compliance, and actively promote Safety Culture and Hazard Awareness on the Mine.
  • Set performance targets and measures, monitors and manages overall performance of employees and/or contract workers at the Underground (UG) Mine.
  • Assist in formulating the annual operating and capital budgets for mine operations, consistent with company’s established financial guidelines and business planning process.
  • Assists UG Operations Manager to execute strategies that support the growth of mine operations; ensures strategies are concretely linked to the organization’s overall strategy.
  • Assist in determining staffing levels and personnel requirements for Underground Operations.
  • Assist the Operations Manager in various tasks such as Forecasting / SBP / Budgeting, and formulate training strategies for UG Staff.
  • Assist in building the capabilities of the mining team to enhance the mine operation’s ability to achieve financial and operating strategies; leverages the talents of the operation, identifies gaps and takes corrective action where necessary.
  • Evaluate operation policies and directives to ensure consistency with safe operating procedures.
  • Establish safety and training standards with assistance from the safety department
  • Conduct disciplinary cases as chairman and represent the rules and standards of the Company
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by your supervisor in accordance with the Company’s policies

Required Skills or Experience

  • Must have not less than 5 years' previous experience as a Mine Captain 
  • Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • Must have a minimum of 8 years working experience in an underground mining environment
  • Must have a statutory certification from the Inspectorate Division as an Underground Manager.
  • Must have knowledge and understanding of the Duty of Care Standards, Occupational Health & Safety Regulations, and Mining Inspection Act & Regulations.
  • Must have thorough understanding of underground mining operations, and solid safety performance at the personal and professional level.
  • Must be able to apply standards, policies and procedures relating to confidentiality and the protection of personal and sensitive data.
  • Must have good working knowledge with MS Office Suite.
  • Must possess a valid Ghanaian Driver’s License with defensive driving skills and with ability to drive underground.

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