Carlota Copper Company seeks a full-time General Manager in Miami, Arizona to direct the activities of all safety, mining, processing, technical, maintenance, environmental, and administrative functions at the Carlota Copper Company. Accountable for coordination of business activities between Carlota and the Corporate office and executive staff while maintaining professional relations with all governmental regulatory agencies, the public sector and financial community. Will oversee an organization of 60 individuals including 7 direct reports.
Key Job Functions: SAFETY - Develop and maintain the ZERO HARM Safety Culture of the organization. ENVIRONMENT - Ensure that Operations are in compliance with regulatory requirements and maintain positive relations with the community and governing agencies whom we interact with. PEOPLE - Reinforce our Core Values so the culture becomes how we conduct our daily business activities. COSTS - Ensure that reliable, accurate and timely reports, budgets and forecasts are produced, distributed and understood within the organization. PRODUCTION OPERATIONS - Ensure that production is of the highest quality and efficiency. Promote continuous improvement in all segments of operations and management. MAINTENANCE - Ensure that the highest standards of Maintenance practices are in place to maintain the highest availability for equipment within the required costs. TECHNICAL SERVICES - Manage the development of high quality mine plans and metallurgical estimates. Ensure operational requirements and challenges are understood and communicated within the organization. MANAGEMENT - Relate the current status of activities, challenges and opportunities to senior management for advice and involvement. Actively participate, understand and communicate challenges and opportunities with the workforce. ADMINISTRATION - Ensure compliance with all Company policies and regulations.
Job Requirements: This General Manager position requires a Bachelor degree in Mining, Metallurgical or Geological Engineering, or foreign degree equivalent; and progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in the mining industry as follows: 10 years of open pit experience including 5 years of experience as a Mining Engineer, Metallurgist and/or Geological Engineer; 7 years of supervisory experience including supervision of technical employees (minimum 2 years) and operational employees (minimum 2 years); 2 years of experience managing an operational budget of $10 million or more; and 5 years of experience with Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Experience may be gained concurrently. Must demonstrate excellent communications skills.
Prevailing working conditions. Position based at 2624 Forest Service Road 287, Miami, AZ 85539. Email resume/cover letter to: Carlota.Recruiting@kghm.com.