+27 10 597 0862
Close this search box.

Senior Project Manager / Area Manager Western Cape (heavy manufacturing and construction, materials handling), Ref: 1155719 – Online Interview Questions

Ref: 1155719

Nationality: South African
Highest Formal Qualification: Qualified Tool, Jig and Die Maker, LPRI: Plastics & Rubber (Equivalent to BSc Polymer Chem), NHD Mech. Eng., ND Proj. Mngt.
Annual Package Range: South African Rand - ZAR 1.15 mil - 1.3 mil, per annum
Total years experience: 30 Years

Senior Project Manager

Current / most recent job title?

Senior Project Manager / Area Manager Western Cape.

1. Primary purpose of current/most recent position:

Area Manager of the Western Cape – To grow the aftermarket business and support technical capital projects to completion.

2. Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

Demonstrates an understanding of how individual issues are part of a larger system creating value to the customer.
Anticipates, identifies and meets customer needs.
Delivers prompt, efficient and personalized service to customers.
Protects the customer’s interests in the organisation.
Monitors and acts on measures of customer satisfaction, taking customer complaints seriously.
Sets a high standard for quality
Delivering decision making.

3. Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

Available on request.

4. Ideal business title: 

Project Manager / Senior Project Manager

5. Key responsibilities and accountabilities of ideal position:

Meet all project requirements according to the PMBOK principles:
– Integration
– Scope
– Time
– Cost
– Quality
– Human Resources
– Communication
– Risk
– Procurement

6. Skill area of competence:

I am a qualified, tool, jig and die maker, Have NHD mech eng, LPRI in plastics and rubber and have a diploma in project management. I have been in the power station, manufacturing and mining industry for 34 years and hold the position of senior project management/area manager. I have extensive experience WRT all aspects of engineering development and projects. Career object at present is to move up the corporate ladder and be positioned in a stable environment. REASON FOR WANTING TO LEAVING: Due to the stability of the economy at present, both green field and brown field projects worldwide have slowed down substantially. This has been caused by the weak rand, the lack of stability of local currencies against the dollar, and regulations in countries changing regarding exporting raw products to developed counties. Due to these factors, many projects have been put on hold resulting in many retrenchment packages being offered across the industry.

7. Career summary:

Heavy manufacturing and construction, materials handling – 34 years

8. Achievements: 

Available on request.

9. What do you absolutely love doing?

Project management.

10. Ideal company (culture and values):

A progressive stable company that values their personnel in a multi-national and cross-cultural environment.


Searchable spreadsheet of candidates: #engineering_candidates http://bit.ly/MicheleVPs
All available positions #job_search http://bit.ly/MicheleJA
Register as a #technical_candidate http://bit.ly/MicheleInc

Alternatively click to email our Agent or call us: Head Office – Gauteng, SA. + 27 10 597 0862.

Enshrine Placements your Technical and Engineering Recruitment Partner in Africa.

Partner of Global Executive Search Organisation ENEX Worldwide Reach, Local Expertise, True Engagement www.enex-search-hr.com