Workshop Manager (Mine Drilling Operations), Fochville – Ref: 763797-13

  • Certificate
  • Fochville,
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 763797-13

Job Description:

A world-class supplier of technologically-advanced mine drilling operations is looking for a Workshop Manager that has a strong quality and ISO background, ready to hit the ground running.

Position details:

Type: Permanent
Primary purpose: To manage the workshop operations in terms of machine rebuilds, new machine assembly, services and major component repairs for South Africa and to co-ordinate all technical training and operations of Exploration/Drills and mining equipment. Provide and assist with technical and training input to Field Service Technicians as well as Branch Managers.

Travel requirements: None
Job description / core competencies:

  • Strong quality and ISO background
  • Artisan and workshop planning;
  • Heavy industry and personnel management;
  • Field services management, maintenance planning and scheduling;
  • High attention to detail and high compliance;
  • Specialist profile.

Country: South Africa
Location: Fochville

Job Qualification & Experience:

  • Trade Test (Fitter/Turner)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ Mining Industry technical experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Self-motivated
  • Own transport / valid driver’s license
  • Time management skills
  • Excellent sales ability
  • Mining principals
  • Product knowledge
  • Strong technical capability
  • Project planning

Company Description:

Our client is a company on the move. Fairly recently listed on the stock exchange; a highly specialised, dynamic, niche contracting firm. In-house design, engineering, manufacturing, customisation, maintenance support and tailored solutions for drilling activities. Provide complete project-management expertise from exploration-stage drilling, capital project-stage through to production. With offices and Engineering facilities internationally: Africa, South America, North America, Europe and Asia. Great for international travel to explore new countries and huge growth opportunities.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partners: Engineer Placements and MCHIR.