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Ore Processing Mill Superintendent

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Mill Jobs, Mineral Processing Engineer, Process Jobs
Africa, French Africa, Mauritania, West Africa
Mauritania All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
on application
Kinross Gold
Job Ref:

Location: Tasiast, Inchiri region, Mauritania

Based in Mauritania, Kinross Tasiast is set to become one of the great gold finds of our generation. It is the first mine in a highly prospective greenstone belt, located within an extensive gold system that is largely underexplored.

Job Responsibilities

  • Plan and direct operations of personnel and equipment to meet budgeted levels of production.
  • Coordinate with maintenance personnel to ensure plant downtime is used effectively.
  • Ensure process equipment is run at an optimum balance between equipment availability and throughput.
  • Ensure personnel work in a safe manner and that safety programs are used effectively.
  • Environmental compliance is priority and must be a goal of the entire work force.
  • Prepare budgets, recommend capital projects and review selection of vendors.
  • Initiate projects and direct activities leading to continuous improvement in the areas of production, safety and recovery.
  • Directly supervise the Operation Supervisors.
  • Ensure that staff training and development are conducted and that systems are in place to measure performance.
  • Support a nationalization plan that includes the ultimate nationalization of this role
  • Support a goal based competency system in a structured and formalized progression program for National employees

Education and Experience

•    Bachelors degree in Metallurgical Engineering, Mineral Processing or related field.
•    Supervisory experience during plant start-up, commissioning and operation of a large scale processing plant.


  • 8 - 12 years of related work experience in a mineral processing plant
  • Knowledge and experience of mineral ore processing techniques as they apply to a CIL Gold processing plant
  • Knowledge and experience of mining and the integration of the mining, processing, and maintenance functions
  • Knowledge and experience of developing policies and procedures relating to safety, the environment, and individual and organizational development
  • Familiar with federal / industry and local health/ safety/ environmental regulations, as they relate to processing operations


  • Strong verbal, written, analytical, and persuasive skills and the ability to interact effectively with all levels of employees and management
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills with the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Good working Knowledge of MS Office
  • French language an asset

Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Ghana and Mauritania, employing approximately 9,300 people worldwide. Our core purpose is to lead the world in generating value through responsible mining.

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