Job Description :
A company on the move; highly specialised and dynamic, niche contracting firm. Listed on the Johannesburg stock exchange involved with in-
house design, engineering, manufacturing, customisation, maintenance support and tailored solutions for drilling activities.
Provides complete project-management expertise from exploration-stage drilling, capital project-stage through to production.
With offices and Engineering facilities internationally in Africa, South America, North America, Europe and Asia.
Great for international travel to explore new countries and different cultures, with huge growth opportunities.
Position details :
Reports to : Technical Director
Reporting, total staff compliment : 30 approx.
Job titles of direct reports : Site Manager / Supervisor x 3 (3 shifts) Operators, Miner, Millwright, HSE and Safety Representative / Officer, Driver Truck / LHD and Administrator.
Key internal relationships : Technical Director and Technical Specialist.
Primary purpose :
Globally at the forefront of technological advancement. Responsible to lead and direct all international projects installation and commissioning of first of its kind highly specialized and advanced equipment .
First project is for a prestigious and highly demanding client. Recruit and manage your operating team (locally recruited) to ensure work is executed with excellence, timeously to project plan, quality and safely with no workplace incidents and in accordance with the requirements of the OHS-act.
Your first project / contract will be based in South Africa.
Project duration is 12 months : 1-month assembly, 1-month commissioning and 10 months production.
Job description / core competencies :
Ensure PM-schedules are in place, executed and optimized.
Ensure clear technical communication between Client, Technical Specialist and Technical Director
Promote best practices, standardisation, methodologies and innovative solution.
For future international projects; project initiation processes will include : feasibility studies, writing specifications, justifications, capital expenditure and extraordinary expenditure approvals.
Key work outputs (results required) : Ensure contracts and projects are executed on time and in budget.
Travel requirements (International projects only) : Rotation schedule, 6 weeks on and 3 weeks off. Project duration is 12 months : 1-
month assembly, 1-month commissioning and 10 months production.