Project Manager – Burkina Faso

Barminco is one of the world's largest, hard rock mining companies with over three decades of experience. We are currently developing above 120 kilometres per year, and mining over 10 million tonnes on our multi-million-dollar fleet of underground mining equipment. With new projects forecasted, this will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 5,100 employees in 2021, across 25 projects in seven countries.Since 2007 African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) has provided unmatched mechanised underground mining services across numerous projects in Africa. AUMS is dedicated to achieving the highest global standards in underground mining with a specific focus on sharing this mining knowledge across all levels of the business.  With continued growth in our International Operations we are wanting to speak with experienced Underground Project Managers and Alternate Project Managers looking for their next challenge. These roles will be working with in Africa and specific projects will be discussed with preferred candidates based on your experienced and operational needs.With broader and travel restrictions easing, now’s the time to reconsider at that Expat opportunity.  What we can offer;A globally competitive nett salary paid in AUD with benefits including comprehensive insurance coverage (medical, travel and income protection)All pre-mobilisation and out-of-pocket expenses coveredAll required work permits and visasNationally recognised training and development opportunitiesCompetitive remuneration packages will be discussed with shortlisted candidates.Key Requirements; Previous experience working as an Alternate Project Manager or Project Manager in an underground mineSubstantial experience working underground in high-speed development mechanised minesExcellent working knowledge of technical and operating engineering and production processes relevant to mine planning and schedulingProven business acumen with the ability to interpret and prepare high-level reports for internal and external stakeholdersAdvanced communication skills in the English language, both written and verbalA valid Western Australian underground supervisor's certificate and or First-Class Mine Managers certificateAll valid and relevant qualifications, degrees and diplomas within Mining Engineering (desirable)A valid Manual Driver's LicenseAbility to obtain a National Police ClearanceAUMS aims to leave a positive legacy of underground mining in all the countries in which we operate, through training and up-skilling of the local workforce. We are looking for experienced mining personnel to join us during an exciting period of growth.Prior to hire you will be required to sit a full pre-employment medical, including vaccinations required for the area you will be working in addition to mandatory fitness for work requirements. 200000 AUD Nation - Other - Overseas Middle East & Africa Sub-Saharan Africa Moko, Burkina Faso
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Project Manager - Burkina Faso

  • Fly in from any capital city in the world
  • A permanent position, with generous salary
  • Opportunities to gain international experience

Barminco is one of the world's largest, hard rock mining companies with over three decades of experience. We are currently developing above 120 kilometres per year, and mining over 10 million tonnes on our multi-million-dollar fleet of underground mining equipment. With new projects forecasted, this will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 5,100 employees in 2021, across 25 projects in seven countries.

Since 2007 African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) has provided unmatched mechanised underground mining services across numerous projects in Africa. AUMS is dedicated to achieving the highest global standards in underground mining with a specific focus on sharing this mining knowledge across all levels of the business.  

With continued growth in our International Operations we are wanting to speak with experienced Underground Project Managers and Alternate Project Managers looking for their next challenge. These roles will be working with in Africa and specific projects will be discussed with preferred candidates based on your experienced and operational needs.

With broader and travel restrictions easing, now’s the time to reconsider at that Expat opportunity.  

What we can offer;

  • A globally competitive nett salary paid in AUD with benefits including comprehensive insurance coverage (medical, travel and income protection)
  • All pre-mobilisation and out-of-pocket expenses covered
  • All required work permits and visas
  • Nationally recognised training and development opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration packages will be discussed with shortlisted candidates.

Key Requirements; 

  • Previous experience working as an Alternate Project Manager or Project Manager in an underground mine
  • Substantial experience working underground in high-speed development mechanised mines
  • Excellent working knowledge of technical and operating engineering and production processes relevant to mine planning and scheduling
  • Proven business acumen with the ability to interpret and prepare high-level reports for internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced communication skills in the English language, both written and verbal
  • A valid Western Australian underground supervisor's certificate and or First-Class Mine Managers certificate
  • All valid and relevant qualifications, degrees and diplomas within Mining Engineering (desirable)
  • A valid Manual Driver's License
  • Ability to obtain a National Police Clearance

AUMS aims to leave a positive legacy of underground mining in all the countries in which we operate, through training and up-skilling of the local workforce. We are looking for experienced mining personnel to join us during an exciting period of growth.

Prior to hire you will be required to sit a full pre-employment medical, including vaccinations required for the area you will be working in addition to mandatory fitness for work requirements.

Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking the 'Apply Now' button, OR for further information email rebecca.thorp@barminco.com.au.

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  • Posted Date 06 Jan 2022
  • Location Moko, Burkina Faso
    Boucle du Mouhoun Region / Burkina Faso
  • Industry Projects - Site
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided