General Manager - Mount Marion

Location: Pilbara Posted Date: December 3, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 499166 Careermine Job Id: 1821542
Mineral Resources Limited is pleased to announce a new senior opportunity that has arisen in our Management team for General Manager - Mt Marion, a site well known as our largest active hard rock lithium asset. This role will be a key driver of operational efficiency & excellence, and will suit an experienced mining professional who has experience within commodities requiring complex separation processes.

As an ASX 200 and perennial high performing company, Mineral Resources Limited (MRL) is an Australian based leader in the performance and delivery of diversified mining services , mineral processing underpinned by a growing world-class portfolio of mining operations across multiple commodities including iron ore and lithium.

Key responsibilities:
  • To fulfil the statutory obligations of Registered Manager
  • Provide effective leadership to achieve planned objectives
  • Lead the technical, operational and maintenance teams for the project and ensure compliance to budget parameters achieve agreed benchmark
  • Performance levels of cost, efficiency and output rates are realised through effective allocation of resources and scheduling.
  • Ensure targets are reached in a safe professional manner whilst ensuring all activities comply with the relevant regulatory requirements and are in accordance with Business Management Systems.
  • To ensure an effective, best practice planned and unplanned maintenance system is implemented and maintained that achieves the company and site objectives set
  • Ultimate oversight of the maintenance function for the site
  • Operations scheduling and mine planning
  • Developing and enforcing grade control procedures
  • Direction of mining personnel in their day to day activities of drilling, blasting and hauling ore
  • Ensuring a safe and healthy working environment
  • Technical input into the development or acquisition of new mining equipment and planning or undertaking maintenance on mobile plant

Key Role Requirements:
  • Creating a work environment that is compliant to all applicable statutory obligations
  • Lead the development and implementation of required systems and processes (aligned with company standards) to ensure targets are achieved in line with expectations
  • In consultation with corporate personnel, create and adhere to approved project schedules, plans, budgets and timelines for construction, operational readiness, safety, quality, environment and human resources.
  • To produce a safely operated site, through adherence to MRL policies, procedures and the site HSE Management Plan, and demonstrating leadership in all safety related matters.
  • To ensure the efficient availability and utilization of people, assets and equipment, and promote best industry practice to achieve all operational targets of productivity, quality and cost.
  • To lead direct and indirect teams on site, creating a performance culture conducive to a safe and efficient operation.
  • Provide reports on performance, work areas, downtime, safety and personnel as directed.
  • Early and ongoing engagement and leadership with project teams & subcontractors, implementing and managing mutually agreed performance and operating strategies.

If you have a successful track record in getting the best out of people, coupled with a hands on mining background and strong technical services experience, we would encourage you to apply for this exciting role.

We want to hear from candidates that enjoy working in a dynamic business who will be able to make an immediate impact in this position.

What MRL offers YOU
  • One Team - Work in a supportive, diverse team environment, with generous employee benefits on offer including a variety of corporate discounts and salary sacrificing options
  • High Performing - A workplace that lives and breathes a strong safety culture, with life of mine projects extending 20+ years
  • Entrepreneurial - Genuine career development opportunities

Mineral Resources Limited is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply.

This role is eligible for the MRL internal referral program.

Advertised: 02 Dec 2019 W. Australia Standard Time
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