Mine Manager

Recruiter
Saint Gobain
Location
Penrith
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Mining Engineer to join our skilled and knowledgeable Birkshead Mine as the Mine Manager. This exciting role will see you being the competent person responsible for the overall management of the Mine and for delivering the Mines Performance KPIs utilising your extensive experience in mining in order to ensure the safety and quality standards are achieved.

What will you be doing in the role?

In the role as Mine Manager you will;

  • Be the appointed Mine Manager by the Operator (The Mines Regulations 2014) as the competent person responsible for the overall management of the mine.
  • Ensure safety and quality standards is at the forefront of everything you do.
  • Have overall responsibility for safety in the mine and in embedding an autonomous safety culture.
  • Deliver the Mine Performance KPIs in Safety, Quality, Environment, People Development, Customer Service Production and Cost Control.
  • Develop, maintain and deliver a 5 year mining plan.
  • Deliver continuous improvement in all areas of the mine.
  • Be actively involved as a key member of the Site Leadership Team, supporting the delivery of the business objectives.

Am I what you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Mine Manager specifically it is important that you have:

  • A degree in Mining Engineering or equivalent.
  • A Chartered Engineer qualification or working towards and ideally have extensive experience of operational mining which includes demonstrable success in a production management role.
  • Personal experience in leading continuous improvement projects that involve all levels in a mine.
  • Management experience which has involved people development, promoting a positive and engaging culture and implementing training systems.
  • A full driving licence.
  • Knowledge of UK mining law is essential.

What about the business you’ll be joining?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for British Gypsum – part of the Saint-Gobain group and the UK's leading manufacturer of plasterboard and plaster-based drylining systems and products.

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries… Are You In?

What will you get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, British Gypsum is able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package.

In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within British Gypsum or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn’t always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate.

The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do you need to do now?

We would love to hear from you. In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site.

We recognise the value of diversity and the talents that those from diverse backgrounds can contribute to our success. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and in particular we would like to welcome and attract more women into our business.

No Agency CV’s please.

Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position).


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