Shift Manager/Engineer

A freelance/perm opportunity exists on a tunneling/shaft sinking project for an experienced Shift Manager/Senior Engineer/Sub Agent to manage the activities of a specialist contractor sinking the shafts. Civil Engineers with a long history specialising in underground works including shaft sinking, tunneling, mining, underground drill and blast operations etc are sought after.

Your duties will include –

  • Record all shift activities  
  • Tend to all technical queries
  • Completing shift reports and submit for authorisation
  • Overseeing and implementing RAMS
  • Planning of the works
  • Ensuring health and safety


Requirements for this post include

  • Previous experience in a similar post
  • Must have previous continuous tunneling or shaft sinking experience   
  • A civil engineering or mining qualification is preferable
  • Proven management skills
  • Prepared to work on a 7-4-7-3 roster on 12 hours shifts


This is an excellent opportunity to be involved on an iconic project offering accommodation and meals

If you are interested then kindly lodge your CV here now.