Bis is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Operations Manager to join their Newlands operation. Reporting to the Site Manager, this position will assist in managing the commercial, operational and haulage functions of this site.
Key responsibilities for this role include:
Demonstrate commitment to our goal of Zero Harm to both personnel and equipment;
Managing the commercial and operational functions of the business unit;
Maintaining and developing an effective working relationship with customers, suppliers and other stakeholders;
Monitoring and assessing SHEQ performance of all employees;
Ensuring identified risks are assessed, controlled and reported;
Ensuring key business drivers are effectively communicated to all employees;
Ensuring the business unit is achieving production/operational plans and KPI’s;
Providing effective leadership to the maintenance crews by developing short term work and resource plans; and
Lead and facilitate safety and communication meetings.
The successful applicant will possess the following:
Proven operations and logistics management experience in the mining industry;
Demonstrated understanding of MRWA rules and compliance requirements.
Demonstrated effective leadership/people skills and exposure to contracting environment;
Demonstrated commitment to safety with strategic leadership skills to ensure production targets are safely achieved; and
Strong financial and commercial management skills;
At Bis we do not just look at your qualifications, licenses or experience - we want to ensure every team member lives the values of Zero Harm, Unity, Passion, Excellence and Relationships.