Our client, a leading Chrome Mining Group is looking for an experienced and qualified Engineering Manager at their WCM Shared Services Division in Mooinooi in the North West Province.
PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
To lead the Engineering Team in the safe and cost-effective execution of the Asset Capability Assurance process through clearly defined strategies and objectives for maintenance of plant, equipment & facilities for the site.
SAFETY, HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT AND QUALITY:
Manage SHEQ compliance within the Department through effective use of the Toolbox
Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ status.
Key customers: Production, Logistics and Finance
Jointly define annual service level agreements with site production personnel
Put systems and controls in place that will ensure that the site 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 costs.
Manage the Department by:
Ensure an enabling climate/culture
Manage labour stability by minimising labour turnover
Ensure labour complement in line with budget and achieve HDSA and Female targets for the Section
Manage performance against set targets and competencies and conduct career discussions with identified talent
Ensure discipline is maintained (absenteeism, lateness, overtime, misconduct, etc.)
Coach and counsel people to ensure improved performance levels
Conduct recruitment interviews
Provide training for students and graduates.
Document and review the overall Engineering strategy on an annual basis to ensure that it is aligned with the business plan
Ensure strict adherence to maintenance work and 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 produced
Manage the Engineering Assets to ensure that they produce at their designed capacity and are periodically refurbished to their original condition to ensure optimal life
Ensure strict adherence to the relevant engineering standards and specifications
Periodically audit the asset and documentation to obtain maximum standardisation of spares and new plant installations on the site.
Manage Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence
Foster a climate of continuous improvement
Develop the capability of the maintenance organisation site-wide.
Monitor and control the Departmental costs
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
B.Eng./BSc. (Eng.) Degree or Technikon Diploma
Government Certificate of Competency
At least 10 years post qualification experience
Professional registration with ECSA
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