Mupane Gold Mining invites applications for the following position:-


This is a senior position reporting to the Engineering and Process Manager, applicants will hold Degree in Metallurgy or Mineral Processing/Engineering plus a minimum of 10 years’ post qualification experience in mineral processing of which at least 5 years have been in a senior management role in a processing plant. Successful candidate will be responsible for monitoring and optimising the performance of the ore processing plant to meet and exceed targeted metallurgical and plant maintenance performance.
Specific responsibilities will be
  • Effective management of processing plant operations from ROM pad to Gold Dore production, including laboratory and plant maintenance sections in a manner that maximizes safe productivity at minimum cost.
  • Providing leadership to ensure that employees and contractors adhere to safety, health and environmental standards.
  • Lead activities of the metallurgical team to assure cost effective and high quality metal recovery, metallurgical performance.
  • Development of plant metallurgists, technicians and process plant operators to levels of increasing accountability.
  • Develop and maintain daily, weekly and monthly reporting procedures for production, metal recovery and operating cost.
  • Implement and monitor operations budgeting and cost control systems.
  • Develop and maintain metallurgical accounting and metallurgical reconciliation procedures.
  • Manage and monitor the process plant tailings storage facility and water balance.
  • Liaise with mining and geology departments to achieve optimum throughput and recovery.
  • Monitor and control reagents storage, quality and usage.
  • Ensure efficient operation of the laboratory facility.
  • Continuous monitoring and optimisation of process control parameters to assure maximum productivity and metallurgical recoveries.
  • Ensure accurate calibration of process control technology to achieve optimum performance.
  • Implement and maintain effective plant maintenance systems that promote high plant reliability.
Successful candidate should have an excellent technical knowledge and skills, including strong organisational and operational skills with ability to communicate with others and team oriented approach to the achievement of goals.

Company profile

Mupane Gold Mining (Pty) Ltd (MGM) is a 100% owned subsidiary of the Canadian TSX Venture exchange listed company GALANE GOLD LTD, a gold producer and explorer with its operations in the Republic of Botswana.
The Mupane Gold Mine is located approximately 50 kilometres by road from Francistown in north eastern Botswana. In continuous operation since 2005, MGM has recently increased the operational life of mine and exploration activities are on-going to pursue further opportunities to develop additional resources.

Closing date and application instructions

Apply in confidence with full CV to:
Human Resources Superintendent
Mupane Gold Mine 
P/Bag F86
Or Email:
Closing date: 14th July 2016
Only successful candidates will be responded to.

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