Mechanical Engineer – to lead multidisciplinary plant sites, Engineering Manager, Gauteng – Ref: 1175926-1


Ref: 1175926-1

Job Description:

A strong leader that can inspire the team and provide exceptional customer service and deliver results on time in a highly pressurised environment: The primary focus of the business is on the management of energy plants in the form of boiler houses with varying forms of fuel (Biomass to Coal), focused on uptime and efficiency of the various plants. Work with a number of different industrial plants to improve the operation efficiency and reliability. Build your proficiency in all types of machinery from boilers to lime kilns. An opportunity to combine both your technical and strong people management skills. If you are passionate about solving technical problems, improving performance of machinery/ equipment and working with people then apply now!

Position details:

Type: Permanent

Reports to: Regional Manager
Job description / core competencies:

The Engineering Manager will be responsible for managing the Gauteng region’s engineering team which consists of 2 Maintenance Managers as well as various Artisans and support staff to mentor and guide. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the continual training of staff through apprentice programs and other formal training programmes based on the business’ need.

Travel requirements
: Travel required to various sites.

Location (country, city): Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

A formal tertiary qualification in engineering, University Degree or higher (Mechanical or Electrotechnical);
At least 2 years of experience managing multidisciplinary sites (mechanical and electrical);
Proven ability to manage and mentor technical staff;
Experience in managing budgets;
Project management experience will be beneficial;
Technical report writing experience;
Computer literate (MS Office) with experience/exposure of/to a engineering asset management system (SAP, PRAGMA, dMS);
A technical understanding of both the mechanical and electrical systems within heavy industry;
Be prepared to undergo further training or studies;
In depth knowledge of the Occupational Health and Safety Act of South Africa;
Able to apply for the Government Certificate of Competency exams;
Good command of English (speak, read, write); and
Reliable vehicle with valid driver’s license.

Company Description:

A strategic partner in energy management to major blue-chip companies. Operates and maintains their clients’ energy and utility plants; specializing in a number of boiler ranges, from multifuel boilers to various boiler designs. They also assist with the installation of new boiler houses.

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

Mechanical Engineer – to lead multidisciplinary plant sites, ( Engineering Manager, Gauteng – Ref: 1175926-1)   

Engineering Manager

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