Project Engineer – with experience in the Metal Furnace Industry, Gauteng – Ref: 611157


Ref: 611157

Job Description:

Currently seeking a new opportunity to make a significant difference within an organisation that requires a dynamic and objective-driven individual.
Work in a “world class facility”, assist clients to build their business effectively and achieve exponential personal growth.

Manage your own portfolio of projects; build your own “Swot team”. If you are a multi-lingual Project Professional with project management experience through diverse engineering disciplines and a proven track record to deliver projects in time and within budget in the mining & process sector and  “ Walking the extra mile” is part of your framework then apply below.

Position details:
Type: Permanent
Reports to: Project Director and direct to client (form part of the client team).
Primary purpose: To successfully manage and construct small, medium and large projects (EPCM/ EPC), both Greenfield and Brownfield in the mining environment with a special focus on Metal Furnaces.

Job description / core competencies:
Manage engineering projects through all the different Process Groups, taking special note of the 10 knowledge areas of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), from Initiation (scoping), Planning (feasibility/ project approval), Execution (engineering, design, drawings, procurement, contract management, construction, cold/hot commissioning), Monitor & Control to Optimization and Close Out (project hand-over).
Manage and compile various Concept, Pre-feasibility & Feasibility studies.
Placing a strong emphasis on Safety/ Risk and Variance Management.
Involved with the procurement activities and monitor the fabrication, erection and commissioning of the design team’s designs. Ensure compliance with construction regulations and maximises efficiencies during construction.
Ensure that all designs incorporate client’s experiences and requirements for operating their plants.
Develop the proposed project’s Procurement and Contracting Strategy, prepare the project specific Procurement Plan, Manpower Resource Plan and produce the Project Schedule to facilitate the preparation and management of the Project Budget or Capital Cost Estimate. Project Controls.
Provide the required project co-ordination and management of the cost and schedule milestone achievement information to provide un-fragmented, coherent project progress measurement and actions in order to ensure the desired project outcome.
Provide your clients with Project Management Services of the highest quality through the employment of latest technologies and the engagement of expert personnel. Utilise advanced software and principles in the production of optimized, high quality and cost effective designs.
Emphasize teamwork and close co-operation with the Client and their partners in the execution of every phase of the project life cycle.
Exercise unqualified adherence to Client’s corporate governance in the procurement and contracting of materials, equipment and construction management.
Design and engineer process plants that minimise the expenditure of capital and maximise the return on investment, adding value through innovation and experience.
Maintain sound Safety standards throughout all aspects of the business in line with client and statutory requirements.
Sustain environmental resource management principles and devise innovative methods to provide cost effective solutions to environmental problems.
Integrate safety and environmental awareness into our work ethic in the engineering, design and project management fields.

Travel requirements: Will be required to travel (site 150 to 330 km from Johannesburg) and remain on site during the week (2 to 4 days per week). At times, be prepared to work on project sites on a full time basis during the construction, commissioning and plant production phases.

Location: Office in Roodepoort and in future Pretoria. Based at client’s offices or work from home.

Job Qualification & Experience:

A dynamic and highly motivated self-starter, with the ability to retain focus to accomplish various goals with optimum efficiency.
Equipped with excellent managerial and leadership skills, including risk and conflict management.
10 years of experience from graduation. Ideal discipline: Mechanical.
5 years of experience in furnace and project management.
Mechanical and Structural Engineering experience; additionally, electrical and instrumentation experience advantageous.
The ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Subscribe to the management style of leading by example.
Currently seeking a new opportunity to make a significant difference within an organisation that requires a dynamic and objective driven individual.
Willing to travel and be based on site on a regular basis. Geographical areas such as Rustenburg and Polokwane (2 to 4 nights away from home on average per week). With the flexibility to work from home or the clients office.

Company Description:

Company with good moral values and standards going through a new growth phase due to exceptional service delivery and major project achievement award.

Employs disciplined Engineers that are multi-skilled in design and project delivery, covering a wide range of technologies and industries.

Creates environments where their greatest assets – People – are called, equipped and inspired to be their best, to join hands and collectively drive their purpose: Aim for excellence, service their clients and give back to their families and communities. Thus: The positive impact with a lasting impression of excellence.
EPCM/ EPC consultants in the Mining and Minerals Sector.

Their knowledge base includes processing plants for precious and base metals, diamonds, coal, ferrochrome and mining and infrastructure. Projects: from minor capital projects to major expansion process projects in the mining environment with a special focus on Metal Furnaces. Capabilities in gold, coal, diamonds, chrome, base metals and platinum group metals (PGM’s). Also have technical capability in other sectors, namely heavy mineral plants and industrial minerals.

Have in-house knowledge to design and execute projects for processing and maintaining facilities from initial treatment of mined ore to the production of a saleable product. Specialize in the engineering, design, construction management, commissioning and project management of infrastructure, materials handling and processing plants throughout the industry.

In house resources for process, civil, structural, platework, piping and mechanical work.

The project services department incorporates the planning, procurement, cost control, project accounting and cost engineering disciplines. Broad experience in hydrometallurgical, DMS, pyrometallurgical and other mineral extraction processes.

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

Project Engineer – with experience in the Metal Furnace Industry, Gauteng – Ref: 611157

Project Engineer

Project Engineer


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