Operations Manager

DEPARTMENT

Production

 

SECTION

Operations

 

POSITION TITLE

Operations Manager

 

NO OF VACANCIES

1

JOB PURPOSE
  • Management on both Strategic and Tactical levels
  • Thorough understanding of financial statements and business acumen
  • Ability to strategies raw material and reductant requirement based on past experience
  • Knowledge of budgeting based on predictions and past experience
  • The ideal candidate can plan, organize, communicate and manage people in order to implement his/her ideas
  • Ability to identify, present and implement new solutions to continuously improve the process
  • Has the technical skills, metallurgy and thermodynamics, to problem solve upset plant conditions
  • Requires the ability to operate in an environment where processes are still being develop
  • Knowledge of best practice safety standards and procedures.
  • Knowledge of relevant Standard Procedures and Codes of Practice
  • The candidate must have the ability and self-motivation to couch and teach young talent
  • Further to this, the following key outputs are required:
  • To achieve a predictable environment where the plant performs against a specific budget in terms of cost and volumes
  • To manage and continuously build on a strategy that guides decisions around raw material selection to ensure a competitive plant operation
  • To manage and coordinate all the production activities and ensure that the legal and statutory requirements are adhere to
  • The identification and evaluation of threats and opportunities
  • A highly motivated and developed team with a clear understanding of the team’s goals
MIN QUALIFICATION
  • Bachelor in any engineering discipline, preferably in Chemical, Process or Metallurgical engineering
  • 10 -12 years of experience in production environment
  • 5 years of experience in production on a Mine/Smelter, of which at least 3 years Ferroalloys related experience
MIN COMPETENCE
  • Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience
  • Be able to communicate clearly in English.
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
CLOSING DATE

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