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POSITION

Lead:  Mechanical Maintenance

LOCATION

Durban

SALARY

R1 Million – R1,5 Million per annum

SUMMARY

Our client believes in fostering talent and innovation. We are excited to announce an opening for a Lead: Mechanical Maintenance, which will be part of an empowered MANCO team at their manufacturing facility in Durban. The successful candidate must have exceptional leadership skills, be productivity-focused and highly analytical. In addition, you must be able to conceptualize and drive mechanical maintenance strategies.

 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the Mechanical Maintenance team.
  • GMR2.1  appointee responsible for the site.
  • Provides technical strategy to facility on how to improve equipment and machinery reliability.
  • Ensures delivery of best-in-class services to the business.
  • Accountable for maintenance work process results, and maintenance costs.
  • Establish an annual financial plan consistent with business needs, functional goals and targets.
  • Provides engineering strategic support for specification, identification, and purchasing of needed parts.
  • Ensures that empowered teams apply the work process consistently and effectively
  • Ensuring that Capex is strategically allocated to critical and future projects aligned with the strategy and the long-term mechanical renewal plan
  • Serve as a strategic leader for the Mechanical subject matter experts in equipment failures and repair techniques during root cause investigations.
  • Accountable for risk management programs.
  • Determines appropriate near-term actions on Evaluated Condition Based Monitoring (CBM) results.
  • Accountable for safety, mechanical work process results, mechanical cost management, asset mechanical reliability (AMR) results and improvements as required by the plants
  • Custodian for the mechanical asset utilization database (AUDB)

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • B.Eng/ BSc – Mechanical Engineering or higher
  • In possession of a GCC Factories
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in the chemical industrial environment, coupled with a minimum of 5 years’ middle management or a leading role

APPLICATION

Applications can be sent to dorothy.roodt@dav.co.za

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