AUMS Shift Supervisors Africa

22 Mar 2024
AUMS Ghana

AUMS is part of the Perenti group of companies and is a specialist underground contract mining services business operating across Africa. The business combines a world class workforce with an extensive fleet of specialist underground mining equipment with a commitment to world-class practices, AUMS has become and will continue to be the ‘contractor of choice’ in the African underground hard rock mining industry.


This key position will provide an excellent opportunity to further develop your career and work alongside experienced Underground Mining professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment. You will also be capable of leading and training national supervisors to a high level of proficiency.


Duties and Responsibilities:


  • To oversee the day-to-day operation of shift workers and equipment usage at an underground mine site
  • To ensure all workers on shift are trained and competent to perform their duties safely and productively at all times.
  • Training of National Supervisors and workforce to a high standard
  • Ensure mining operations are conducted in a safe manner and any safety issues are promptly reported to the Underground Manager
  • Ensure targets are met.
  • Perform the daily management, control, and supervision of the working areas in accordance with all relevant Acts and Regulations
  • Oversee the mines interest with regard to duty of care to all employees, sub-contractors, and visitors.
  • Organise crews, rosters and day to day running of that particular site.
  • Conduct daily work planning meetings / toolbox meetings.
  • Submit incident reports in writing to the Site Manager
  • Carry out crew training, practical assessments and review each employee's development, mentoring and performance.


Skills, Experience & Attributes:


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an Underground Shift Supervisors role
  • Have a current Underground Shift Supervisors Ticket
  • Demonstrated leadership and supervisory experience.
  • Current Drivers Licence.


Your proactive attitude to safety and driven work ethic will see you as a much-valued employee in line with AUMS’s values and ‘can do’ attitude, and will be rewarded with a highly competitive, targeted, remuneration package completing our vision of a work life balance in a strong team environment.


A full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol, and site-specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview. Please be aware that an Array of Vaccinations are required when working in Africa. If you are interested in being a part of a world class operation that has an exciting future, then we want to hear from you. 


NB: Only successful candidates will be contacted.