Manager, Construction

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Leading Mining Project house requires a Manager, Construction to work with the owners team for a large mining project.

Leading Mining Project house requires a Manager, Construction to work with the owners team for a large mining project. Minimum 8 years Business Unit and project construction management exposure with project management experience and exposure within a heavy mining environment for large projects.

Requirements:
  • BSc Engineering or B Eng or BSc (Hons) Construction Management 
  • Gov Cert of Competence: Engineering (preferred) 
  • Management Development Programme (preferred)
  • Certificate Project Management (preferred)
  • Engineering Council of SA PrEng (preferred) 
  • Will work from Head Office in Pretoria but must be happy to travel to sites 
  • Relevant experience in project management, project evaluation and improvement, exposure to projects in heavy industry, project management principles and practices for the planning, design and implementation of project outcomes
  • Relevant engineering management exposure, design office, machine design, mining equipment design and selection, problem solving and optimisation, construction management in large / mega projects
PURPOSE:
  • To provide expert knowledge and management of construction as a function across all large and mega projects
  • To set standards and to ensure that sound practices are applied across all projects, adding maximum value for business of today/tomorrow
  • To oversee and advise Project Managers and insourced Project Construction Managers with respect to construction management of projects and governance  
RESPONSIBILITIES:
 
  • Compliance, Governance and Assurance
  • Environment (SHE) policies and procedures and other legal requirements
  • Functional Excellence
  • Functional Management
  • Knowledge Management and Continuous Improvement
  • Safe and Healthy Work Environment
  • Technical Support
 
 Location:
  • Pretoria (must be willing to travel to sites)
 
Duration:
  • 24 Month Contract