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Globe 24-7 Pty Ltd


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Project Director


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Brazil, Pará 

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Mining Project Management

Job Description:

A well-known International Company with extensive experience in the nickel sector is currently searching for an experienced Project Director to provide expertise and support their operations in Brazil.

The Company

Our client is an international, world class nickel miner with large assets in Africa and North/Central America. Globe 24-7 has been selected to source the position because of our expertise and market knowledge.

The Position

The Project Director oversee planning and construction throughout the various project stages, providing leadership and guidance for all staff as well as providing support to the senior management team.


  • Oversee the implementation of all required project execution systems and procedures, including but not limited to HSEC, project controls, procurement and contracts, engineering construction, quality assurance and quality control.

  • Ensure the project objectives, scope and plan are well defined and understood by the project team and stakeholders.

  • Ensure that the project follows health, safety, environmental and community regulations and corporate standards.

  • Ensure that the approved scope, budget and schedule are established as a control baseline and that effective change management systems are in place to identify, mitigate and manage change.

  • Ensure changes are only incorporated after the required reviews and approvals are in place.

  • Manage project risks to achieve predictable outcomes and ensure that risk mitigation is considered in the design, construction and operation of the work and final installations.

  • Execute the project in accordance with the Project Execution Plan and ensure the multiple consultants and contractors are managed effectively, including battery limits and interfaces.

  • Ensure the project is on schedule and budget. Where variance exists, establish a plan of action to correct or communicate the variance and ensure mitigation plans are approved prior to implementation.

  • Establish robust project control systems and processes.

  • Ensure schedule and cost forecasts are accurate and that contingency funding is appropriately managed.

  • Report progress and forecast progress regularly and transparently using standard earned value practices.

  • Ensure the project team follows the proper procurement and contract procedures, while managing the tendering and decision-making process.

  • Ensure a proper contact person is assigned for any contractors involved in the project.

  • Oversee all site activities, including HSEC, site services, construction, pre-commissioning and commissioning.

  • Establish and communicate a handover plan to operations and ensure that roles and responsibilities for technical transfer to the operations are well communicated and understood.

  • Follow the direction provided by the General Manage

The Requirements

  • Minimum of 15 years' work experience in the management of projects preferably in the mining industry

  • Knowledgeable in design and construction methods common to engineering works, including civil, structural, mechanical and electrical work

  • Prior experience working with an international mining company, particularly in a matrix organization

  • Engineering degree

  • Previous experience as a Project Manager

  • Prior experience with Aboriginal consultations and community engagement would be an asset

The Rewards

The position offers a competitive remuneration package.

Contact Us

Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document