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Mining Manager

Job no: 498563
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Rosebery Mine

We are MMG and we mine for progress.

At MMG, we mine to create wealth for our people, our communities and shareholders.

Working in partnership with our major shareholder – China Minmetals – our vision is to build the world’s most respected mining company.

We are guided by our Code of Conduct and our values of thinking safety first, respecting each other, working together, doing what we say and wanting to be better.

MMG Rosebery:

Rosebery is an underground polymetallic base metal mine located in the township of Rosebery in Tasmania, Australia and is 100% owned by MMG Limited.

With continuous production since 1936 Rosebery mine has current potential to extend life beyond 2028.  This underground mine has continually attracted and produced world class professionals. With a strong community focus and core values including safety and integrity, we are proud of our role in community development and our economic contribution to the local Tasmanian industry.

The operation continues to deliver excellent operational performance and employs over 500 employees and contractors who reside in the local region.

Mining Manager

Residing in the Rosebery township and reporting to the General Manager, the Mining Manager is a key member of the Site Leadership Team. This role manages the underground operations at Rosebery, including all mining personnel, contractors, mining activity and ancillary works.  You will work closely with the Mine Technical Services department to develop and implement the mining plan, managing progress in respect of quality, time and costs. Importantly, you will draw on your expertise in a similar environment to create a high-performance culture that ensures the Rosebery Mine meet targets through efficient, well planned and safe mining activities. Key to success in the role will be your ability to optimise the operations through coaching and developing your people to enable them to take personal ownership of their roles and responsibilities on site. Your ability to deliver through people is vital.

To be considered, candidates must have skills, qualifications and experiences in complex mining environments that demonstrate the ability to make sound operational decisions. In addition to this, candidates must demonstrate expertise in establishing cultures and systems that imbed a safety awareness as well as managing multi-disciplinary mining teams.  Candidates with past achievements in underground mine management, base metals and change management and the ability to leverage the resources and industry of the local regions in which they operate within will be viewed favourably.

Candidates must have high level communication, interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills, a strong ability to lead and motivate teams and have experience at a similar level. Essential to the role is a Tertiary degree in Mining Engineering and extensive proven underground operational experience.

The role has single-point accountability and as such is offered on a 5/2, 4/3 roster basis to ensure high continuity of leadership. An attractive remuneration is on offer for the role including a competitive base salary and annual bonus scheme. MMG will provide relocation support to the area as well as generous housing assistance.

This is a rare and unique opportunity to join the site leadership of a global mining organisation with a vision for ambitious growth and an enviable record of community engagement, sustainability and safety.

As a company, MMG strives for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.

To know more about MMG please visit our webpage

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.


Advertised: Tasmania Daylight Time
Applications close: Tasmania Daylight Time

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Diversity at MMG

At MMG, our aim is to recruit diverse, talented people and to encourage them in their professional and personal development.

Our intent is to create a workplace that fosters diversity and inclusiveness, and supports our people with the systems, skills and behaviours required to live our values.

Our goal for diversity and inclusion is to create an environment where diversity and inclusion is utilised across the business to drive high performance and superior results.

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Students and graduates

MMG offers various pathways for graduates and undergraduates to join MMG and gain a range of experiences in the minerals and metals industry.

We typically have annual graduate and undergraduate intakes for the major regions in which we operate such as Australia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lao PDR and Peru.

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Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, MMG is a mid-tier, global producer of base metals including copper and zinc.

MMG is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx: 1208), and operates and develops copper, zinc and other base metals products across Australia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Peru.

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We typically offer summer vacation employment to undergraduate students.
Our Vacation Employment Program provides an opportunity to gain practical experience and obtain an internal view of possible career options as well as supporting local universities close to our mining operations.

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