Our client, a leading Chrome Mining Group is looking for an experienced and qualified Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical experience) at their facility in Steelpoort in Mpumalanga.
Purpose of the job : To drive the overall management, direction and continuous improvement of the Asset Capability Assurance process in a safe manner, through clearly defined strategies and objectives for maintenance of plant, equipment & facilities and shutdownsBalanced Scorecard Pillars, Roles and Responsibilities : SAFETY, HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT AND QUALITY Manage SHEQ compliance within the Section through effective use of the ToolboxUtilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ statusPEOPLEManage the Section : Ensure an enabling climate / cultureManage labour stability by minimising labour turnoverLabour complement in line with budget Achieve HDSA / Female targets for the SectionManage performance against set targets and competenciesEnsure IDPs are linked to performance results and implemented as per planConduct career discussions and implement actions with all identified talent (quarterly)Ensure discipline is maintained (absenteeism, lateness, overtime, misconduct, etc.
Coach and counsel people to ensure improved performance levelsConduct recruitment interviewsCUSTOMERSJointly define annual Service Level Agreements with plant production personnel.
Put systems and controls in place that will ensure that the plant is maintained : at specified performance and within prescribed technical & legal requirements, that will permit a safe and environmentally acceptable operation, and to meet the required production-
rated capacity at minimum life cycle costsBUSINESS PROCESSESMaintenance Support : Define equipment critticality using a risk matrixDefine and manage the overall maintenance strategy for the plantSolve problems and implement solutions : Ensure that outcomes of RCAs are evaluated for their business case, implemented as applicable and are sustainableSelect equipment vendors as per maintenance standardsWork execution : Perform planned job observationsDocument and review the plant maintenance strategy on an annual basis to ensure that it is aligned with the business planEnsure strict adherence to maintenance work management principles (percent planned work, adherence to schedule, number of breakdowns, number of proactive requests) to obtain maximum plant availability at minimum maintenance cost per unit producedManage the Engineering Assets to ensure that they produce at their designed capacity and are periodically refurbished to their original condition to ensure optimal lifeEnsure strict adherence to the relevant engineering standards and specificationsPeriodically audit the asset and documentation to obtain maximum standardisation of spares and new plant installations on the siteWork Analysis : Interrogate non-
published reports standardInvestigate & communicate Commercial ExceptionsFollow up warranty claims on component failures on high criticality equipmentContractor Management : Approve the use of contractor ArtisansGROWTHManage Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence Foster a climate of continuous improvement in the maintenance teamDevelop the capability of the maintenance organisation for the plantSHAREHOLDER VALUEBudgeting : Prepare Maintenance budget per equipmentConsolidate Maintenance budget per plantMonitor plant Maintenance budgetAction variances of actual to planned costsMonitor Over / Under MaintenanceBehavioural Competencies : Safety LeadershipInnovationLeadershipPlanning, Organising & ControlResults OrientationProblem Solving & Decision MakingAligning Performance for SuccessCommunicationChange LeadershipBuilding Strong TeamsBusiness AcumenKey customers : Production, LogisticsMinimum qualifications : Degree or National Diploma Government Certificate of Competency (Mines and Works)Medical fitness as per organisational requirementsAdditional qualifications : Masters DegreeMBA / MBLProfessional registration with ECSA