Gatesource HR partnered up with a prominent mining company specializing in base metals, including Copper, Lead, Zinc and Gold.
We are seeking an experienced and highly skilled Project Operations Manager to lead our mining and processing operations for 6-12 months. If you are an experienced mining engineer with a strong background in underground mining, equipment maintenance, community relations, plant management, and possess expertise in metallurgy and exploitation geology, we encourage you to join the team.
- Lead and manage the daily mining and processing activities, with a deeper focus on the mine, ensuring efficient resource extraction and processing.
- Apply your extensive knowledge of base metals, particularly Copper, Lead, Zinc, etc., to optimize production and quality.
- Utilize your background in underground mining to enhance mining operations, safety, and equipment maintenance.
- Build and maintain positive relationships with the local community, demonstrating a commitment to responsible mining practices.
- Oversee the processing plant operations to meet production targets and quality standards.
- Apply your expertise in hydro metallurgy and exploitation geology to optimize processes.
- Be actively involved in operations, providing practical guidance to the team.
- Advanced Spanish language proficiency, both written and spoken.
- Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy, Mine Engineering, or a related field.
- 10-15 years of experience in mining operations.
- Extensive experience in underground mining, equipment maintenance, community relations, plant management, hydro metallurgy, and exploitation geology.
- Hands-on leadership style and the ability to adapt to a challenging high-altitude environment.
This is a CONTRACT position 6-12 months on site (Peru)