Introduction This position will be based at the Gamsberg site close to Aggeneys in the Northern Cape.Description The purpose of this position is to manage the Engineering Planning Office to ensure minimum downtime using the Pragma On Key Computerized Maintenance Management System.
The Senior Maintenance Planner will co-ordinate the operation and administration of the planned maintenance system and activities of the Maintenance Planner and Maintenance Data Capturer.
Duties and Responsibilities Establishes and maintains Maintenance Planning Standards and PoliciesCoordinates and monitors all engineering maintenance and planning activities relating to the Technical and Metallurgical processes within the PlantComplements planned work by gathering critical information resources, spares and tools arranged for effective and safe executionContinually evaluates and motivates critical spares to support equipment reliability during its life cycleActively assists in managing work backlogsResponsible for establishing and maintaining an accurate and comprehensive asset register, and managing the plant critical spares in collaboration with the Engineer and Materials ControllerPlanning of responsibilities with the Engineer to ensure an efficient workflowPrepares and issues shutdown plans and ensure that all resources required for shutdowns are mobilized, planned and scheduled to meet the timelines agreedPlays a coordinating role during shutdowns to ensure that over-runs are kept to a minimumEnsures compliance to all required standards and procedures Training and Coaching of Maintenance Planners, Maintenance Data Capturers etc.
Coordinates with subordinates to Important Company coverage during leaveResponsible for controlling statutory inspections and keeping all legal records in connection with the Machinery and Mine Health and Safety Act.
orNational Diploma Engineering with at least 10 years process plant experienceExperience and Skills Requirements Minimum 5 years- experience in a Maintenance Planning roleExpert knowledge of and training in the maintenance module Pragma On Key or other similar maintenance module Sound knowledge of Mining Engineering Codes of practices, policies and proceduresA good knowledge of machinery and equipment used on the relevant operations Understanding of engineering best practices and new technologies relating to engineering principles & processes Proven technical and maintenance capability Sound knowledge of Condition Monitoring practices Knowledge of Reliability Centered Maintenance principles will be advantageousMineral Process Plant experience Experience in project planning and scheduling including shut down planning in projectsSupervisory experienceEnglish language proficiency Computer literate in MS Office Valid driver-s license code B, EB or C1Own transport to attend to outs