Mining Supervisor

Long term mining services project at Ravensthorpe, Opportunity to be part of a new mining project team, Highly regarded privately owned civil and mining contractor.

Lucas TCS are pleased to be the mining services contractor at the Mt Cattlin mine at Ravensthorpe. We invite applications for the key role of Mining Shift Supervisor.

About the Role | 

Working closely with the Project Manager, the Mining Shift Supervisor will supervise production activities on site in line with the mine plan and production targets. Key responsibilities:

  • Supervise a team of around 15 mining mobile plant operators to safely achieve production targets.
  • Spend time in the field to guide operations, resolve issues and coach individuals in operational efficiency.
  • Ensure operators and contractors adhere to work and site standards.
  • Verify competency of operators to ensure correct safe equipment operation.
  • Maintain safe systems of work whilst visibly and actively promoting safety at work.
  • Demonstrate a high standard of technical knowledge and leadership when dealing with employees, client representatives, contractors and relevant stakeholders.

About You |

You will ideally be an experienced Mining Shift Supervisor in an open pit mine production environment.  We will also consider people with Leading Hand experience who are ready to step up to the next level. You will importantly possess:

  • Well-developed leadership skills to effectively guide and support a crew of skilled operators in order to maintain a highly productive crew.
  • Experience in an open-cut mining operation and previous experience operating mobile mining plant.
  • Ability to build positive relationships with direct reports and develop good team morale.
  • Effective problem solving skills, clear verbal communication skills and ability to handle competing demands.
  • Solid knowledge of safe work practices and hazards in the mining environment.
  • Relevant surface mining qualification or equivalent experience and knowledge.

Terms of Engagement |

Our preference is for a Supervisor living within a reasonable vicinity of Ravensthorpe, including the Esperance, Albany, Bunbury and Goldfields regions.   We cannot consider overseas or interstate based people.  Roster 14:7 with accommodation provided in the Ravensthorpe town.

About Lucas TCS |

Lucas TCS is a South Australian privately owned civil and mining contracting company. We have been in operation for more than 50 years and have delivered a diverse range of projects nationally for some of Australia's leading mining and resource organisations.  We have one of Australias largest privately-owned earthmoving fleets. Our services include civil construction, concrete construction, bulk earthworks, plant hire, heavy haulage, logistics, waste management and landfill, mining infrastructure, marine infrastructure, mobile crushing and screening. We are committed to supporting the local communities we operate in through engaging local personnel wherever appropriate. 

21/07/2020 $0 Albany & Great Southern 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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