Operations Manager, NSW, Underground Coal Mine

In difficult times this is a genuine and secure opportunity with a big mine owned by a cashed up company. Stepping-stone to GM position for the right person. 

Yes, it is a difficult market in Underground Coal right now. And these opportunities do not come up very often. An internal promotion has led to this opportunity being created Looking at the corporate landscape right now you may want to ask yourself When will this opportunity come up again Not often, thats for sure, particularly at the moment.

You are already an Underground Coal Professional so here are the things you will want to know:

Reporting to the General Manager, you are accountable for coordinating the planning, implementation, control and review of safe coal mining operations. (Thats a big job, especially at this mine).

Your Direct Reports:  

  • Manager of Mining Engineering
  • Engineering Manager
  • Shift Undermanagers
  • Development Superintendent
  • Longwall Superintendent
  • Outbye Services Superintendent

Formal Education Required (not negotiable):

  • Tertiary qualifications in Mining Engineering or related disciplines
  • Mine Managers Certificate of Competency

Key Internal Relationships:

  • Process Coordinators
  • Deputies
  • Technical Services Manager
  • Mine Surveyor
  • Commercial Manager
  • P&C Superintendent
  • Safety and Training Superintendent

Key External Relationships:

  • Department of Industry and Investment NSW
  • Industry Check Inspector
  • Contractors
  • Consutants
  • OEM's
  • Material Suppliers

What sort of person are we ideally looking for

A strong leader with lots of energy. Someone who wants to be in the succession plan for the GM role.

This is a challenging mine (Would you want it any other way!) It throws up a new challenge each year But the mine is not broken, it doesnt need fixing, the culture is good - low staff turnover is a hallmark of this mine. It just needs someone who is systematic, truly process oriented to make their mark and make this mine an even bigger success Of course thats the way to further your career, isnt it

Please note this role is only for Underground Coal Professionals with the above qualifications. We respectfully ask you to please not apply unless you  qualify accordingly.

21/07/2020 $0 Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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