Reference Number: JAM

 

Job Description:

A leading international mining company is looking to hire a Superintendent Rail Operations, to ensure the safe, effective and cost efficient transportation of ore from the mine to the port. Responsible for the management of rail staff, services and infrastructure

 

Responsibilities:

  • Recommend and authorize expenditures for new equipment and property to increase efficiency and services of rail operations
  • Support colleagues in commercial departments
  • Managing, training, recruiting and leading train crews, station staff, signalers and other operational staff
  • Survey and analysis of safety and performance standards
  • Detailed report writing
  • Planning and implementing, train crew rosters
  • Acting to restore or maintain services effected by operational incidents, bad weather, staff shortages or equipment failure
  • Leading, monitoring and directing operational standards in accordance with health, safety and environmental legislation
  • Liaison with all section managers and superintendents to ensure effective team operation is established and maintained
  • Ensure development and maintenance of up to job procedures for all tasks performed
  • Keep abreast with industry developments    


 

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Tertiary qualification in relevant field such as mechanical engineering or logistics
  • Management qualification
  • 10 15 years’ experience in railroad operations and freight industry
  • 5 years’ experience in management/ supervisory role
  • Understanding of both Mechanical and electrical maintenance fields
  • Understanding of rail track maintenance
  • High level of understanding of all relevant legislation effecting employment safety
  • Experience managing costs and budgeting  
  • Ability to lead and motivate teams
  • Knowledge of Liberian customs and legal processes


 

Liberian Nationals are encouraged to apply

 

If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to James Midlane at james@camining.com

 

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