Underground Mining Manager

CSG Talent
TBC (in EURO) + Relocation + Bonus
Feb 07, 2021
Apr 08, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time

A reputable mining operator situated in a beautiful part of the world is currently looking to strengthen their mining team by hiring a proven Underground Mining Manager. The role will report into the Head of Operations at this large scale site, and oversee a team looking for a solid operator and a qualified mentor that cares about the increasing competencies within his or her team.


This Underground Mining Manager role will require someone to relocate to a large town in Western Europe which is only a short distance from the asset. The ideal individual will be responsible for;


  • Planning, organising and supervising the activities of the mine.
  • Lead planning future mine production, overseeing the development of the operation
  • Overseeing the quality of and inspecting the operation with regards to best in practice safety standards.
  • Carry out management duties, such as recruiting staff, organising staff training, overseeing financial administration, and liaising and negotiating with suppliers, contractors and other stakeholders.
  • Preparation of the annual budget and management thereof
  • Implementation of continuous improvement and cost control.
  • Expansion of mining infrastructure and activities.
  • Ensure occupational health and safety guidelines are followed, which includes planning and overseeing maintenance of the mine and developing emergency response plans.
  • Daily operational planning and execution of the mining operation. With this you will need effective and efficient allocation of mining resources as measured by schedule compliance
  • Liaise with related services to support production planning
  • Show a sustainable legacy of working alongside and as a manager of World-Class people.
  • Manage UG Engineers. These engineers will do the day-to-day duties whilst this individual will oversee the production from more of a ‘managerial’ standpoint.
  • Optimisation of the operation
  • Overseeing strategy of the production in short, medium and long term. Not just planning for this year but years in advance.
  • Instilling best practice. 



  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in a similar diversified high level operational asset, with 5 years being at a senior management level
  • A Underground Mining Manager  with experience working alongside a Contractor e.g. Redpath, MacMahon on hardrock project
  • Experience in an operating mine environment, preferably as manager.
  • Strong experience in setting standards and procedures for underground mining operations
  • Experience in underground mining essential preferably in multiple mining methodologies like stoping, caving etc.
  • Knowledge of major mining product suppliers and service providers.
  • Experience as an Owner Miner with a track record of supervisory roles on a Contract Miner run operation


If you love being a hands on manager that likes to work with highly technical teams in highly prospective organisations without the 'red-tape', please click apply now where Jon Taylor & Joel Coogan will handle your application in confidence.

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