Projects Manager (Mining / Smelter / PMP / Engineering / GCC) – North West, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 5 months ago

Reference No. LB06

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Projects Manager – Smelter who will be responsible for the safety, planning, management, coordination and financial control of a project in order to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget and scope while remaining aligned with the standards, strategy, commitments and goals of the company.



  • Oversee all aspects of projects, set deadlines, identify and manage risks, assign responsibilities, monitor and summarise progress of project.
  • Compliance to MHSA and Regulations, Company Codes of Practice, standards and procedures.
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects.
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress and deliverables.
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyse the successful completion of short and long-term goals.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility. The focus will be on smelter related projects.
  • Lead meetings and set expectations for project team.
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation.
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Delegate project tasks based on junior staff members’ individual strengths, skill sets and experience levels.
  • Meet with clients to take detailed ordering briefs and clarify specific requirements of each project.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Proven working experience of at least 10 years in the Smelter Industry of which at least 5 years should have been in the Project Management environment.
  • Grade 12/N3 or NQF level 4
  • A Bachelor’s Degree, NHD or equivalent in Mechanical, Electrical or Metallurgical Engineering will be advantageous.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) qualification.
  • Government Certificate of Competency (GCC-Mine and Works) will be advantageous.
  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Projects.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent

If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Lucia Baeza at


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Lucia Baeza

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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