Expression of Interest: Mechanical Engineer (ECSA Candidate)
Johannesburg, GT, ZAF
4d ago

Expression of Interest : Mechanical Engineer (ECSA Candidate)

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Reports to : Manager : Mechanical and Piping (Direct); Manager of Engineering : RSA (Functional)

Location : Melrose Arch

Contract type : TES / Agency contract

Contract duration : Duration of project

Main Purpose of Job :

  • To maintain collaborative and close work relationships with the multi-disciplinary Project
  • Site Teams in carrying out the business objectives of the Worley Construction Unit in a

    cost-effective manner.

    Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities :

  • Performing Mechanical Design Verification on designs by using Software or by first principles
  • Prepare, Review & Approve BMH, Crushing, Hoisting, Dewatering, Shaft Loading but not limited to Equipment Datasheets and Specifications
  • Prepare, Review & Approve sizing / development of mining equipment and equipment specifications
  • Prepare, Review & Approve Technical equipment requisitions required for procurement purposes
  • Prepare, Review & Approve Client / project standard specifications and design criteria
  • Manage and maintain the Equipment List
  • Manage, Oversee, Review & Approve Databook's and End of Job Documentation (E.O.J)
  • Perform Package Management of single Mechanical Equipment's and Multidisciplinary Packages, i.e. Hoisting, Crushing, Shaft Loading, BMH etc.
  • Completing tasks in accordance with the specific stages of the engineering design process
  • Conduct Site visitations to approve work carried out
  • Produce, Review & Approve Mining Underground Equipment scope of work, documents for procurement purposes
  • Collaborate with the drafting / design team to ensure all drawings and designs are in-line with project specifications.
  • Liaising with various departments to successfully complete the Mechanical (Underground Mining Equipment) Scope of Work
  • Perform, Review & Approve technical bid analysis & tabulation which will be used to select appropriate vendors
  • Review vendor information for technical detail and information
  • Provide solutions based on client requirements that are in line with the company's business model
  • Conduct Review & Approve technical investigations.
  • Assist in Leading Project progress, Interactive Planning Sessions and Kick-off meetings.
  • Prepares Man-hour estimates for Proposal
  • Develop strong working relationships with client and contractors
  • Maintain workshare relationships with other Worley Offices and Global Integrated Delivery (GID), i.e. with assigned Mechanical Mining Equipment Engineer(s) for the project(s).
  • Assist in Management of change orders and scope of works
  • Assist in Resolving interdepartmental and client issues timeously; this includes seeking higher-level authority, if required, i.
  • e. Principal / Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • Provide Commissioning assistance when required.
  • Conduct technical / feasibility studies and investigations.
  • Conduct integrity Audits on existing mine mechanical infrastructure.
  • Adhere to Worley standardized practices, procedures and general work instruction "Go-Buys."
  • Adhere to Engineering National Standards & Specifications
  • Adhere to local Acts & Regulations, i.e. Mine Health and Safety Act No 29 of 1996, etc.
  • Adhere to Mechanical & Piping Engineering Procedures, Policies & Work Instructions
  • Adhere to Worley & Client HSE Policies & Procedures
  • Timeous completion of weekly timesheets
  • Maintaining good ethical behaviour & practices always
  • Adhering to the Worley Code of Conduct
  • Regular interaction and communication with client, contractors & vendors
  • Timeously distribution of project documentation to the relevant recipients
  • Essential Skills / Experience :

  • Skills / Competencies : Knowledge & experience with MS Office packages (create spreadsheets, registers, reports, presentations, workflows, etc.
  • Knowledge of project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule. Specialist Knowledge of International Codes, i.

    e. ISO, ASME, CEMA, SANS etc. of practice relevant to the industry Knowledge of National and International Standards Knowledge of Mechanical Engineering Design & Principles Proficient with Engineering tools and Software Knowledge and ability to perform Technical Evaluations for standard and non-standard (requisitioned) materials and construction contracts and to be part of construction bid evaluation meetings Knowledge of Project Planning, Cost control, procurement & contracts Processes including document control Extensive Knowledge of Bill of Quantities Good written & verbal communication & interpersonal skills Ability to multi-task, work under tight deadlines & frequently to change priorities Ability to work as part of a team or independently when required Good problem solver and meticulous & analytical Escalate issues timeously to Principal Mechanical Engineer Technical accuracy, completeness of data and adherence to the task Technical Writing ability Ability to work in a diverse team and work environment that is globally based Reports to the Principal / Lead Mechanical Engineer on the Project Willing to participate in technical Peer Reviews when required

  • Experience : 8+ years EPC / EPCM Environment Has a competent understanding of regulations, codes, manufacturing standards, and industry-standard practices?
  • Experience in mechanical infrastructure required for underground mining. Estimating manhours for proposals Writing proposal content Intermediate Multi-Office Project Experience Intermediate Multi-Project Phase Experience Approving Mechanical Designs as a Registered Professional (Professional Seal)

    What we offer you

    Providing an agile culture and challenging work opportunities results in a positive work environment. Our people enjoy competitive compensation packages and a fun, personal, collaborative and safe working environment.

    We value equal employment opportunity and are committed to promoting fairness, equality and diversity.

    Our policy is to conduct background checks for all candidates who accept an offer of employment with us.

    If you have the passion and talent to keep up, it's time to test the limits of what you can become. Find your future with Worley.

    Education / Minimum Requirements :

  • B.Sc. (Eng.); B.Eng., B.Tech, BEngTech (Honors) and Pr Eng. or Pr Tech Eng. with (ECSA)
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