Pit Superintendent - Open Cast (Northern Cape)

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • A well-established mining company is looking for a Pit Superintendent to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible to make sure that all safety regulations is compliant that is set out with company policies and procedures.


  • Company: Well Established Mining Company
  • Location: Northern Cape
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2018
  • Industry: Mining
  • Nationality: South African ( EE preferred)
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
  • Qualifications: Diploma / Degree in Mining or Civil Engineering and Open Pit Blasting Certificate
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Executing of planned production task and ensuring targets are met
  • Inspecting working areas and pre-shifting meetings
  • Monitoring dump control, loading and hauling and making sure loading areas safe for usage
  • Ensuring machinery is well-preserved and daily inspections
  • Ensuring contractors is managed in line with given budget
  • Ensuring subordinates meets KPI’s and clearly defined
  • Managing of overtime, leave management and industrial relations
  • General administration as required

Minimum Requirements

  • Diploma / Degree in Mining or Civil Engineering advantageous
  • Open Pit Blasting Certificate essential
  • Matric
  • 5 - 7 years working experience within an open pit mining environment along with proven track record with open pit heavy equipment , operations and mechanical inclined
  • At least 2 years experience in supervisory role
  • Legal Liability
  • Knowledge of MS Office
  • Medically fit and pass of a medical examination as required
  • Valid Driver’s license

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