A reputable company based in Port Shepstone, KZN Southcoast is seeking a Strong leader to take on the role of a Mechanical Foreman!
POSITION : MECHANICAL FOREMAN
AREA : KZN SOUTH COAST
TYPE : EE, PERMANENT
SALARY : R 600 000.00 - R 720 000.00 CTC PER ANNUM
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE:
Responsible for ensuring that all mechanical assets are maintained and optimized within:
Safety and legal requirements, and
Supervision of the allocated engineering staff and other persons under their direct control.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Matric and related Mechanical Trade test (N3),
Min. 5 years’ experience as an appointed Artisan in Heavy Engineering industry,
Proven Strong Leadership skills and Highly Computer Literate
Mining Industry exp will be an Added Advantage
Sound knowledge of fitting, machining, rigging & boilermaking practices.
Experience in the following equipment is essential, conveyors, pumps, bucket elevators, fans, feeders and gearboxes.
Previous CMMS system knowledge and exp. will be beneficial.
Able to communicate well in English i.e. read, write and speak.
Valid driver’s licence own vehicle
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The management of the key performance areas of subordinates;
Optimize capability and availability of allocated company assets;
Management of related engineering work within the applicable industry engineering standards and practices;
Compliance to the Mine Health and Safety Act, maintain a zero harm workplace through actively enforcing adherence to the companies COPS, policies, procedures and associated safety standards.
Effective management of shutdown planning and execution of tasks, enforce the planned maintenance cycle of work.
Compiling and managing the annual sectional budget
Investigate failures and reduce breakdowns while maintaining a 90% plant reliability operation.
Investigate and address plant improvement opportunities.