Graduate Engineer (Mechanical/Electrical or Metallurgist) to be groomed into a Marketing/ After Sales Position with International travel – Ref: 118509-6


Ref: 118509-6

Job Description:

Would you like to be a communition specialist in the recovery process of gold?

Are you looking for International travel to remote areas to countries like Australia, North and South America? On average 6 International trips per year.

Do you have a natural way with people, are you service orientated and able to confidently engage with a broad client discipline (Metallurgical, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering)?

And to be trained to provide optimum technology solutions for existing plant and equipment as well as new equipment?

Would you like to work for a small private company with none of the bureaucracy or micro-management of a corporate company, that is expanding Internationally?

Are you self-motivated and driven requiring with very little supervision?

If your answer is “yes” to the above, then this “opportunity” is for you.

Position details:

A potential to be developed and grown into an After Sales and Service Engineer with a niche South African company expanding Globally.

You will form part of the Marketing Department, offering an aftermarket service to support all equipment (components and ancillary), and working with a dedicated product support department and a team of skilled and experienced engineers, reporting to head of Service & Spares. The position is available due to growth of their brand globally.

Your primary purpose will be to provide a service to existing Mining customers based in South Africa and globally, for the supply and service of their plant and equipment and to generate spare component sales and ancillary services opportunities. Gathering metallurgical, mechanical and electrical information relating to the operability of the equipment. This operating information must be interpreted and relayed to the appropriate people back at the company.

Location (country, city): Midrand, South Africa

Job Qualification & Experience:

A formal tertiary qualification, bachelor’s Degree or equivalent Diploma will be considered.

The preferred qualification would be that of Mechanical, Electrical or Metallurgical having an aptitude and sound understanding of Electrical components and or commit to an overall Mechanical, Electrical and Metallurgical understanding, amenable to learning and understanding the Metallurgical unit process of Gold Leaching, Adsorption and Elution. This Metallurgical training and experience will be provided whist in the employ of the company. The After Sales and Service Engineer will have to communicate and interact with this broad client discipline (Metallurgical; Electrical & Mechanical Engineering) base.

A minimum of 2 years’ work experience is required, preferably with exposure to the Gold industry.
An advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential.

The successful candidate must have good interpersonal skills as interacting, establishing and maintaining very good client relations is an essential component and key result area of this position. Will be required to be self-motivated / a self-starter as this role is not discreetly overseen. Must be prepared to work as part of a team and to be prepared to share in the development of other employees by sharing knowledge acquired. Will be required to possess good time management skills as the meeting of client defined deadlines is an imperative key result area.

The successful applicant will have to be prepared to undertake a significant amount of international travel visiting and servicing the mine sites utilizing the company’s supplied equipment.

Company Description:

Established over three decades, with in-house expertise to assist with scoping, sizing, supply, installation and commissioning of capital equipment our client is regarded as the world leader in adsorption technology and is well-known for their innovative approach to the design and manufacture of equipment that meet specific needs within the mining metallurgical beneficiation industry. A truly international business operating throughout the world.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Graduate Engineer (Mechanical/Electrical or Metallurgist) to be groomed into a Marketing/ After Sales Position with International travel – Ref: 118509-6


Sales and Service Engineer

Sales and Service Engineer


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