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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Mechanical Engineer Jobs
Africa All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
AER International
Job Ref:

Our client has a major mine/port/rail construction project in West Africa, and is looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer in a port/rail environment to join them on a FIFO basis.
Key Responsibilities:
• provide guidance across the entire Port & Rail activities related to asset management and central maintenance including plans
• optimize the availability and reliability of the plant
• continuous improvement ensuring plant efficiency at optimal costs to enable the achievement of production targets
• Technical assistance on maintenance activities (preventative and corrective if necessary) on a wide range of electrical equipment
• providing safe and effective equipment maintenance services, in order to support in maintaining efficient plant operations, reducing plant breakdowns and minimizing production downtime
Minimum Experience:
• Bachelor degree in Mechanical / Industrial / Production Engineering
• 8 years of post-trade mechanic maintenance experience, preferably Port maintenance or heavy industry
• Good understanding of mechanic equipment and instruments used within the industry.
• Strong understanding of the various mechanic components within the industry.
• Knowledge of pumps, bearing and gearbox overhauling and maintenance.
• Knowledge of Material handling equipment’s (conveyor systems, Stacker, Reclaimer, Shiploader, Wagon Tippler).
• Good troubleshooting ability and problem solving skills.
• Strong knowledge of all maintenance tools and equipment related to mechanic installation, servicing and repairing.
• Ability to read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, and reports.
• Lean manufacturing, system approach and continuous improvement skill.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Strong risk management skills.
• Strong project management skills.

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