Job Title

Plant Foreman

Gauteng
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Sector: Mining / Petroleum
Posted: 2 January 2024

Job Details

Consulmet (Pty) Ltd are looking for a Plant Foreman based in Angola. 

Main function: Monitor and control the processing plant by allocating and managing resources (people and equipment) to attain production targets to ensure the efficient processing and recovery of diamonds.

Additional Functions include but are not limited to:

Assist with process audits compliance with quality standards, policies/procedures & legal requirements;

Monitor quality standards within the plant;

Human Resources Development to improve individual performance and ensure succession planning, training and skills transfer of relative personnel;

Assist with metallurgical test work and applicable reports to ensure the efficient processing and recovery of diamonds;

Compliance with applicable statutory requirements and related Consulmet and Client policies/procedures;

Achieve process efficiency through effective roll-out of best practices;

Ensure quality conformance for the process plant and recovery;

Assist with metallurgical test work and do applicable reports to ensure the efficient processing and recovery of diamonds;

Compliance with applicable statutory requirements and related Consulmet and Client policies/procedures;

Ensure good housekeeping/ cleaning;

Achieve set targets to plan – throughput and utilisationCompile and submit relative reports to the Production Superintendent;

Variance identified and appropriate remedial actions timeously taken to address problems;

Do proper shift hand over on all required information to the next shift;

Maintain a reliable reporting and communication system that is in place;

Supervise the work unit to achieve work unit objective (individuals and teams);

Ensure discipline is maintained in the work area (absenteeism, time management, overtime, misconduct (etc.);

Interpret information from plant readings and determine required adjustments to maximise efficient production;

Comply with safety, health, security and environmental standards;

Collaborating with our diverse team to maximize efficiency and productivity.

 

Technical Skills required:

Thorough knowledge of processing plants and DMS and Recovery circuits;

Knowledge and understanding of metallurgical best practices and standardsUnderstanding of health, safety, and environmental regulations within the mining and processing sector;

Basic Computer and MS office Skills;

Compliance with applicable statutory requirements and related Consulmet and Client policies/procedures;

Coaching skills, and

Teamwork

 

The candidate in this role will be permanently based in Angola on a rotation of two months on and two weeks off. 

A valid passport, vaccination book, clear bill of health and membership to a medical scheme are required. 

A clear criminal record is required.

Qualifications: A minimum of 5 years of experince in a diamond mining environment, with at least a Grade 8 (Standard 6) level fo education. 

Experience: A minimum of 5 years of experince in DMS and Recovery or separation technology environment.