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Longwall Manager

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Sydney, New South Wales
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 24/07/2019
  • Duration: permanent
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The Company:

Our client, a global mining operator, has an emphasis on strong cultural values with an overriding commitment to health, safety, environmental responsibility and sustainable development with a reputation for embracing diversity and developing people's long term potential and careers.

The Role:

Reporting to the Head of Operations this role will provide leadership and direction to safely deliver the longwall production plan, and maintain unit costs through effective management of people, resources, and physical assets, as well as to ensure statutory compliance of the operation

Your responsibilities:

  • Works safely, establishing and maintaining an interdependent safety culture within the team including the delivery of improvements in safety performance
  • Lead and coach the Longwall Operations Team
  • Oversee the development of the longwall production plan, forecast and schedule.
  • Coach and measure functional, sub-functional and individual role accountabilities and performance against the MOS
  • Lead the longwall production teams and promote operating discipline related to the work management processes
  • Set and manage the Longwall budget
  • Take responsibility for 2-year longwall plan horizon and input into the LOA

About you:

  • Demonstrated deep knowledge and experience related to effective management of geographically dispersed teams.
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills, ability to relate, influence and persuade at all levels of the organisation
  • Second Class Certificate of Competence.
  • Extensive experience in Production Execution of an underground coal mine
  • Proven experience in a supervisory role along with contractor management
  • Experience managing small projects and budgets at a function level

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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To apply, submit your resume via Apply Now below. Or for more information on other Mining roles, call Rhys on (07) 3233 2324.

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