Underground Mining Manager

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Piran Rwanda Ltd holds mining licenses over the Musha-Ntunga mines in the eastern province of Rwanda. The company currently extracts Sn-Ta concentrate and is rapidly increasing production. An aggressive exploration programme is planned for the next 1 year to 18 months with the aim of defining significant new resources.


Qualification and experience:

  • 10-year underground mining experience with a minimum of 5years experience in a senior position.
  • Must have a Tin/pegmatite mining experience.
  • Strong experience with horizontal and vertical shaft operations.
  • Strong leadership and management capabilities.
  • Knowledge of creating a mine plan for underground shafts.
  • Experience on steep stoping.
  • Knowledge of unconventional and mechanize mining operations.
  • Knowledge of strata control.


Providing specialist underground mining services in the principal capacity of Shift Overseer. Duties include, but is not limited to:

  • Planning of underground development considering the Geotechnical hazard.
  • Development and control of the mining operation budget for the underground mine in accordance with the plan.
  • Execution of mine plan
  • Control and lead the team effectively and manage time and attendance
  • Ensure compliance with the relevant acts of the International Mining Law, as well as industry-standard mine COPs, procedures and standards
  • Inspect, monitor and manage the work performed by respective teams
  • Ensure effective communication between the various levels and sections on the Mine
  • Keep written record of daily activities and conditions reported to the Mine Overseer
  • Ensure full compliance with the applicable legislation and business plan outcomes
  • Ensure that production and development targets are achieved
  • Perform cleaning operations and construction work as required
  • Manage personnel, contractors, and resources
  • Develop personnel in the section through effective training
  • Be prepared to work shifts, assist in other departments, be on standby and work overtime as required.


Interested and qualified applicants should submit their applications and attach below documents via email to HR@Piran-resources.com

Addressed to; The General Manager Piran Rwanda Ltd explaining your suitability for the position,

  • Curriculum vitae with 3 referee names.
  • Copy of a degree.
  • Copy of National Identity Card.
  • The deadline for application is Thursday 22 December 2019.

Only Shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.