SITE ENGINEER - WITBANK Murray & Roberts Cementation invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the position of Site Engineer to be placed in Witbank.
The successful candidate will report to the Contracts Engineer. The company will provide remuneration and benefits relevant and appropriate to the position.
Preference will be given to Historically Disadvantaged South African (HDSA) candidates. Applications only open to South African Citizens / Permanent Residents.
Duties & Responsibilities Suitable candidates must have the following work experience : · Experience in trackless Coal mining, equipment maintenance and management systems·
Good knowledge of winders, construction, shaft production operations· Project experience will be advantageous·
At least 5 years of primary production mining experience at engineer level, having held an engineer's legal appointment for trackless mobile equipment, working in a primary production environment over at least 3 years with significant control of related maintenance teams and systems, Sound understanding an experience in the following : ü
Hoisting installation, maintenance and operations, regulations and inspectionü Conducting failure and trend analysis related to TMM plantü
Pumping and water management - ventilation fans, and Compressed airü Programming of PLCs and variable speed drivesü
Control systems (signalling, blasting, etc.)ü Conveyors Ropes and rigging ü Graphic interpretation including drawings, design calculations and predictive maintenance analysis The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to : ·
Providing technical assistance to site personnel and managing sub-contractors· Setting standards, project planning and Quality control of products / equipment supplied to sites·
Ensuring that maintenance is planned and executed to a very high standard· Effectively apply systems to control the mining equipment·
Building a good relationship with the client· Provide effective leadership and guidance to the site engineering team to achieve excellent results·
Maintenance of equipment to best industry benchmarks of cost effectiveness, availability and reliability. · Efficient and effective construction to specification, understand the specification and cost allowable, monitor and control quality of execution Self and team understand and comply with legal regulations and M&
RC’s policies, procedures, standards and safety protocols Desired Experience & Qualification Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills : ·
BSc Engineering degree from a recognised institution, B Tech, or National Higher Diploma · DMR Government Certificate of Competency to practice as an engineer (GCC Mechanical) ·
Flame Proof and Gas Testing Certificates (Essential)· Valid EB Driver’s license· Ability to apply expertise and technology, deliver results and meet customer expectations·
Budgeting and maintenance cost estimating and control skills· Enablement, change management and leadership skills·
Good verbal and written communication skills, with ability to influence, negotiate, resolve conflict and facilitate understanding at all levels ·
Self-motivated and able to meet deadlines · Physically fit to work at heights and underground· A proven track record in the leading of TM3 maintenance team, including services, planning and scheduling·
Experience in asset management principles around mining and related equipment and associated operational maintenance philosophies and standards.
All appointments will be done in line with our employment equity strategy. Disclaimer The Recruiter may amend, delete or expire jobs at any time without notification.
Murray & Roberts reserves the right not to proceed with filling the position. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.
If you do not receive any feedback on your application within 4 weeks from the closing date, please consider your