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Engineer, Mechanical

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Mechanical Engineer Jobs
Zambia All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
First Quantum Minerals
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Responsible for any ad hoc projects, investigations that would require a financial appreciation and critical thinking ability.


* Provide engineering support to ensure in-house component refurbishment projects satisfy OEM standards.
* Develop and implement a QA/QC process on all internally and externally refurbished components.
* Implement industry wide best practices with regard to component storage at Warehouse.
* Review and periodically refine the Site's Rotable Repair process.
* Manage critical Spares and Tooling for the Section.
* Prepare Component Assessment and Repair Reports for all refurbished components.
* Engage End users with feedback on improving maintenance practices.
* Maintain accurate Rotable population database and produce periodic status reports as and when required.
* Provide Technical support on all warranty claims.
* Participate in Root Cause Failure Analysis on all premature failures.
* Hands on experience in maintenance and production related processes.
* Ensure a safe work environment is maintained applying all company policies and safe work practices, demonstrating a strong commitment to the safety of employees
* Provide engineering support services for the installation, maintenance and operation of various project works ensuring the safety, efficiency and integrity of the network in accordance with requirements
* Project manage the technical and financial aspects of small scale projects, applying effective project management techniques from inception to completion
* Participate in the improvement of engineering standards, specifications and instructions associated with replacement, refurbishment and augmentation of equipment
* Liaise with other teams in troubleshooting root cause and incident investigations including equipment failures and defects for low impact planned and unplanned events;
* Perform any other duties as required by Management.


* Grade twelve (Grade 12) School Certificate
* Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
* A member of the Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ).
* Excellent verbal and written skills in English.
* Ability to achieve result is a cross-cultural environment.
* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate at all levels.
* Valid driver's license.
* 5 Years' experience in a similar role

Skills Required for the Job

* Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modelling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
* Strong leadership, communication, planning, problem solving, decision making, organizational and interpersonal skills required.
* Ability to resolve day-to-day challenges relating to legal compliance.
* Strong computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and other programs utilized for training and tracking purposes.
* Detail oriented and ability to meet deadlines.

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