Job Title

Mine Manager

South Africa, Western Cape
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R30000 - R30000 Per Month
Area: South Africa, Western Cape
Sector: Automotive
Posted: 22 May 2024

Job Details

A transport company is seeking a Mine Manager for their sand mine in Macassar. 

The ideal candidate for this position will manage the entirety of the assigned mine. Responsibilities include leading and managing all safety/environmental efforts, site planning, mine development, quality control and maintenance functions. 


  • Ensure compliance with Company policies and procedures for safety/environmental programs and as set by regulatory agencies 
  • Provide strong leadership through supervision of plant team, training, growth, and development opportunities 
  • Manage daily work assignments of the team; ensure proper training and necessary equipment requirements are met. Work side by side with the plant team to accomplish production goals 
  • Work with sales to set and execute the production schedule to meet business needs. 
  • Deliver product quality and customer service excellence 
  • Complete all daily reporting necessary to the assigned mine(s) 
  • Act as liaison between regulatory inspectors and management 
  • Review/understand monthly variable costs reporting; maintain excellent cost control processes 
  • Strive to continuously improve through collaboration and performance management 
  • Regular and timely attendance is required 
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • 5+ years’ experience in managing a sand mine operation preferred 
  • Knowledge/understanding of Mining Health & Safety regulations and possess a strong personal commitment to safety 
  • Working knowledge/understanding of aggregate equipment in a mining environment.  
  • Experience in equipment operation 
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to multitask and prioritize tasks 
  • Strong planning skills 
  • Ability to lead, manage and motivate the team to create employee ownership of safety, production, and quality 
  • Ability to work extended hours, and weekends as required by business needs 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook