Responsible for the management of all aspects of a sand facility, capable of producing 500K TPY, located in the south San Antonio, Texas area. Must possess strong communication skills to work directly with onsite customer in developing mining area and maintain strict quality requirements. Must have the ability to respond to changing conditions and expectations.
Site planning and pit development, performing quality control and maintenance functions
Work directly with maintenance personnel to monitor, recommend, and implement repairs and routine maintenance of equipment and grounds
Investigate abnormal operating events or equipment failures to determine cause; make adjustments, repairs, and/or modifications as needed
Manage all mine planning, operational, financial, safety, environmental, personnel, and community relations duties at the mine in accordance with company programs, policies, and guidelines as well as government agencies including MSHA and the EPA.
Provide strong leadership, training, team building and supervision to management team and group of 10+ employees.
Education and Experience
Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (preferably Mining or Civil) or equivalent experience
3 - 5 years of plant management experience, preferably in the mining industry desired
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge and understanding of MSHA regulations and possess a strong personal commitment to safety
Solid understanding of aggregate processing and equipment
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and capable of developing and maintaining good relationships with company and regulatory agency personnel
Strong leadership skills; possess the ability to lead, manage and motivate; have a proven track record for creating employee ownership of safety, production and quality
Excellent time management skills; ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks; strong planning skills
Ability to work extended hours, weekend and nights, where necessary
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Manual dexterity and visual ability to operate P.C.
Ability to walk over uneven terrain of outside plant locations.
Ability to climb ladders and steps up to approximately 50 feet high.
Able to work at heights up to approximately 50 feet on platforms and cat walks.
Able to lift projection equipment and other objects of approximately 45 pounds and carry for distances up to approximately 50 feet.
Stoop, bend, and squat in order to perform safety inspection functions and utilize files.