Maintenance Manager – mineral processing plant, Namibia – Ref: 665276-3


Ref: 665276-3

Job Description:

Lead. Motivate. Trouble shoot. Execute and deliver.
Our client, a market leader multinational Industrial Minerals company (production and processing), with a wide extensive range of high-quality mineral reserves.

Reports to: General Manager. Reporting, total staff compliment: 40. Job titles of direct reports: .

Primary purpose: Achieve acceptable plant reliability, safety standards and legal compliance, ensure breakdowns are dealt with without delay speedily, motivate the team, minimize maintenance cost without affecting quality of work and achieve company objectives..

Job description / core competencies:
Reliability of plant, quality of work, safety compliance and effective use of all resources.
Management, planning, scheduling, improvement, costs reductions
Designing maintenance strategies, procedures and methods; carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work and responding to equipment faults; diagnosing breakdown problems; fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly; carrying out quality inspections on jobs; liaising with client departments, customers and other engineering and production colleagues; arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fittings or components; controlling maintenance tools, stores and equipment; monitoring and controlling maintenance costs; dealing with emergencies, unplanned problems and repairs; improving health and safety policies and procedures; working with specialist equipment, such as programmable logic controllers (PLC), ; writing maintenance strategies to help with installation and commissioning guidelines; ensuring there is continuous cover of the machinery and equipment in case of breakdowns.

Country: Namibia

Job Qualification & Experience:

More than 20 years experience. Competence includes and not limited to: Planning plant maintenance schedules, leadership, planning and managing projects, plant optimisation, budget management, development of maintenance strategy, conducting root failure analysis, manage condition monitoring system, manage safety risk and development of mitigation strategies. Coaching and Mentoring

Company Description:

The world leader in mineral-based specialties for industry, transforms a large variety of minerals into high value specialty products for the industry using sophisticated technical processes.
Innovation is an integral part of our clients strategy and a key element of the company. Their quality systems are designed to improve efficiency and ensure customer satisfaction.
Their structure guarantees a continuous control of the operations as well as the monitoring of all process parameters. Core values “Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Competence and Listening” drive everything they do.

All their manufacturing plants comply with ISO 9001:2008 and they are committed to high standards in terms of social and environmental behaviour.

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