Project Manager, Mpumalanga

  • Mpumalanga
  • Salary: R90 000.00 - R130 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Sectors: Mining, Management
  • Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020
  • Reference: 1658775
  • Apply before Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 23 Days left

Vacancy Details


Job Intent




PURPOSE: • To direct and manage project development for duration of project phase • To develop project plans and estimate resources needed to achieve project goals


MAJOR CHALLENGES: • Manage project delivery to ensure customer satisfaction • Proactively manage changes in project scope, project risks and devise contingency plans • Obtain environmental approvals from government departments


Required Skills

  • mining : 10 years or more

Candidate Requirements


Job Requirements




  • B Degree (Hons) (Relevant) ( Essential/Minimum )
  • Project Management Qualification








• Relevant within heavy industry/mining/production environment • Project Management (Recommended/Desirable)

Knowledge of mining equipment

8-10 years  Essential/Minimum Operational





Additional Requirements eg. Accreditation, Registration & Memberships etc.






Project Management Professional


Engineering Council of SA (Candidate)


Engineering Council of SA (PrEng)


Psychometric Assessment



Legal Appointments/Requirements












Legal Appointment


Certificate of Fitness




























Job Outputs  / Tasks





















The incumbent will inter alia be responsible for the following:


Audit Management

• Audit projects and programmes for project progress against agreed


• Audit Project support offices to ensure adhere to Corporate Governance

with regards to processes, systems, guidelines and templates

Best Practice and Knowledge Management

• Update knowledge of project management best practice

• Participate in evaluation of discipline-specific standards, principles

and practice to enable planning, design and implementation of project

outcomes that support business strategy

• Contribute to development and implementation of an appropriate

approach to knowledge management for discipline in line with business


• Provide and participate in governance systems for best practice

Business Performance and Operations

• Create and execute project work plans and revise to meet changing

project needs and requirements

• Identify resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities

• Take action to mitigate and manage risks that can impact on project

• Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path

• Supervise and ensure execution of projects in adherence to agreed

SLA's and service delivery standards

• Supervise day-to-day operational aspects of project

• Ensure document control via centralised capturing system specified by


Compliance, Governance and Assurance

• Implement controls to ensure legal compliance

• Apply controls to ensure legal and best practice compliance in

accordance with MHSA (Mine Health and Safety Act), MPRDA (Mineral and

Petroleum Resources Development Act), OHSA (Occupational Health and

Safety Act) where applicable

• Implement effective SHE management systems for project

• Adhere to Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Standards and

requirements of quality management systems

• Ensure compliance to environmental Record of Decision (RoD)

Effective People Management

• Provide inputs for planning and recommendations for staff to be

efficiently deployed and identify areas of further development (projects

and training)

• Manage project team

• Coaching of staff members

• Promote teamwork, provide support and manage performance by creating

and maintaining individual development plans of subordinates

• Oversee all recruitment and HR related activities and financial

competency development of reporting staff

Financial Management

• Manage and ensure optimal use of budget allocated to project

Internal Business Processes

• Advise on selection of project recovery team members

• Ensure RPSO's conduct periodic audits on projects responsibility

• Assist Project Managers, PSO's, RPSO's and Project Steering Committees

with facilitation and planning of project recovery activities

• Contribute to gathering customer feedback as required and ensure that

customers are satisfied with delivery of knowledge management services

• Participate in implementation of quality management systems to ensure

delivery of high quality projects

Safe and Healthy Work Environment

• Maintain and ensure healthy environment, safe operations and

practices, ensuring compliance with all applicable SHE policies and

procedures in line with set standards

• Encourage culture that focuses on safety in all operations




















































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