Superintendent - Road Maintenance & Drainage Papua New Guinea The Company
Our client, Lihir Gold Limited, operates one of the largest gold mines in Papua New Guinea 900kms north-east of Port Moresby on the tropical Niolam Island (Lihir Island). Committed to supporting a safe, diverse and inclusive work culture, Lihir's mission is to deliver superior returns from finding, developing and operating gold/copper mines whilst providing long term employment opportunities. Globe 24-7 has been selected as the recruitment partner to assist with the sourcing process for this position and look forward to applicants who meet the required skills, experience, and qualifications.
We are seeking a Superintendent - Road Maintenance and Drainage. The role will expect you to plan, lead and manage road maintenance and drainage activities for the Mining department in support of departmental periodic targets and KPIs, short, medium and long term strategies, resourcing and budget management, to ensure the Mining department meets production and processing... needs safely and at the lowest cost.
Your role will include but not be limited to the following: Ensure road maintenance work is conducted by competent workers in accordance with established procedures. Manage and control the road maintenance budget. Continuously improve road maintenance strategies at lowest cost. Drive and influence proactive safety behaviours with workgroups through visible leadership. Manage a diverse work team with effective management skills/techniques whilst actively promoting the training and development of National and Lihirian staff.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: Tertiary qualified Bachelor Degree in Surface Mining Engineering or Civil Engineering. At least 10+ years relevant work experience in mining and civil road works in large-scale open pit mining operations. Sound understanding of the PNG Mine Safety Act and Regulations. A high degree of competency in MS applications. Sound planning, analytical and problem-solving skills. Proficient in English with excellent verbal, written, communication and public speaking skills Self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure and autonomously Excellent attention to detail and time management skills to meet deadlines
Mobilisation Requirements: Must be open to work extended roster due to COVID. Ability to provide/obtain valid police clearance. Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment medical assessment. This is initially a FIFO role to Lihir with a view to going residential in the future.
This position gives you the opportunity to be a part of one of the world's largest and most technically challenging gold deposits across the Asia Pacific region. Gain great exposure to new cutting-edge technologies and software systems enabling you to further develop your skills and experience on a beautiful tropical island. Lihir also offers a competitive remuneration package.
Contact Us Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document. Only successful applicants will be contacted Papua New Guinea undefined undefined
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