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Section Engineer (Mining / GCC / Legal Appointment / Production Experience / Open Pit ) – Northern Cape, South Africa

Job Field:
Engineering and Mineral Processing Jobs
Engineering Consultant Jobs
South Africa
South Africa All
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Salary Description:
Market Related
CA Mining
Job Ref:

Reference Number: GAS0061


Job Description:

Develop, implement and monitor adherence to engineering standards and legislative requirements, taking corrective action where necessary, Allocate resources in consultation with relevant Section Heads, Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of engineering processes and systems, Drive and implement action plans to achieve the mine strategy and business plans, Ensure the effective management and control of human resources for optimal utilization, Ensures projects are carried out according to company policies & procedures , Provide support to external service providers with regards to installations/repairs and maintenance, Ensures minimum disruption of production, Evaluates maintenance processes to optimise and improve performance, Leads root cause analyses and develops action plans for identified problems for corrective action, Investigates problems and develops solutions and modifications to be carried out on equipment, Set and prepare financial budget for the section.



·         Finds the most effective means of maintenance and repairs,

·         Conducts analysis regarding cost, time and impact on production,

·         Responsible for conducting cost analysis when comparing repairs vs. replacement parts,

·         Ensures work orders are accurately completed for each repair and records kept,

·         Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to,

·         Ensure quality records necessary to meet quality requirements are maintained,

·         Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise,

·         Keep abreast of market trends and new technology,

·         Ensures overall compliance to all laws, by-laws and regulations relevant to the function.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

·         Recognized University Degree/National Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering,

·         Supervisory or management training and experience is essential,

·         Electrical or Mechanical Engineer GCC Certificate Mine and Works,

·         5-8 year’s maintenance experience in Open Pit Mining Operations,

·         Significant experience in the financial aspects of mining such as cost control, budgeting and return on investment, Computer literate (Word, excel, Power Point, etc.) and working knowledge of mine planning software, Valid drivers’ license.)

·         Must be medically fit


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent


Closing Date:

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