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WRS’ Mining division works from grass roots exploration right through to commercial distribution across five continents – Asia, Africa, North America, South America and Australasia. Our consultants provide mature knowledge of the mining sector, serving many of the largest mining and mineral exploration projects globally.

Many of our consultants are native to the countries that they service. All have deep knowledge of the locations they are working within; understanding the geography and culture of their markets bring significant benefits when presenting roles and candidates.

Working alongside Mine Operators, Contractors and Consultancies we recruit for mid- to senior level technical roles, including the following disciplines:
  • Central Services
  • Executive & Board level
  • Project Management & Services
  • Geosciences & Environmental
  • Health & Safety
  • Maintenance
  • Mine Management and Operations
  • Technical Services
  • Other
  • Process & Metallurgy

Alongside permanent and contract recruitment within mining, we also provide many clients with Global Mobility (Travel), Project Management & Consultancy and Managed Service (full or partial RPO) solutions within the Mining industry.

WRS works alongside Savage Resource, who offer a range of Technical services to mining companies including Transitional and Change Management and Strategic Planning.

Rod Savage has over 30 years’ experience in mining and related infrastructure and logistics, working directly and independently as an Operating Partner to mining companies and related industries, with a main focus on coal related projects.

If you’d like to speak to Rod to discuss how Savage Resource and WRS could work consultatively to transform your business, please contact him on the details below:

Rod Savage
+44 7920 269079

In addition, we also provide our candidates with professional and confidential career advice. If you’re an experienced Mining professional looking for a life-changing career move, WRS should become your first port of call. We often approach specified companies on behalf of our candidates to discuss the opportunities available and how our candidates could explore these.

Supply Chain Manager
  • Salary: USD tax free negoatiable salary
  • Location: West Africa
  • Supply Chain Manager Work for a successful large mining group with a clear path for growth within the business. This is a site based role which requires you to lead the supply chain team: with the
General Manager
  • Salary: Determined based on experience and current salary
  • Location: Johannesburg
  • General Manager Join an international mining company with a project based in South Africa. Our client is looking to appoint an experienced mining professional who would be responsible for the day-day
Mine Superintendent
  • Salary: $70000 - $80000 per annum
  • Location: Ivory Coast
  • Mine Superintendent Four roles available: Based with a mining contractor, who have accounts across several Gold mines in West Africa who are growing and have several opportunities available in the
Operator Trainer
  • Salary: $4000 - $5000 per month, Benefits: Net salary
  • Location: Ivory Coast
  • Operator Trainer Bring your training skills to this open pit gold operation in West African. You will be working for an established gold mining operator with sites in several countries
Driller Trainer
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: West Africa
  • Driller Trainer You will be based on a Gold Mine situated in West Africa and you are required to help train with Atlas Copco equipment. You will be required to supervise the training and hands on
Mine Manager
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: South Africa
  • Mine Manager Join a successful mining company in South Africa. Our client is looking to appoint somebody who would be responsible for the day-day management of the mine
Maintenance Manager
  • Salary: R1m TCTC
  • Location: Johannesburg
  • Maintenance Manager Highly urgent positions in Johannesburg for a BSc qualified Mechanical or Electrical Engineer… A Management role has opened in a smelter refinery complex in Gauteng which has
Electrical Specialist
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Location: Johannesburg
  • Electrical Specialist You will be based in a ferroalloys smelter situated in Gauteng and is required to help lead the maintenance for the plant ensuring the total engineering efficiency of the
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