- Company: Precision Recruitment International
- Location: Zambia
- State: Kalumbila
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: Engineering Jobs in Zambia
Overall Job Purpose To manage and develop the Engineering Team for the safe and cost-effective running of the Process Plant and associated services, through clearly defined strategies and objectives regarding fixed plant, equipment & facilities maintenance.
Specific Job Responsibility – Oversee the management, development and motivation of the Process Engineering teams. – Provide Engineering input in to the construction of facilities including reviews of build quality, plus completion and handover documentation. – Review any spares orders made to date, identify and correct shortfalls. – Develop, implement and optimise maintenance systems. – Assist with identification, recruitment and training of expatriate and local Zambian engineering and maintenance personnel. – Oversee the commissioning of any relevant facilities, along with the Project and Operations teams. – Develop, implement and manage operating and capital maintenance budgets. – Plan and execute routine Plant maintenance. – Document and review the overall Engineering strategy on an annual basis to ensure that it is aligned with the business plan. – Ensure strict adherence to maintenance work and management principles (percent planned work, adherence to schedule, number of breakdowns, number of proactive requests) to obtain maximum plant availability/reliability at minimum maintenance cost per unit produced. – Manage the Engineering Assets to ensure that they produce at their designed capacity and are periodically refurbished to their original condition to ensure optimal life – through robust condition monitoring systems and processes.
Experience Required to Perform in This job
– At least 15 years relevant technical experience; including 5 years senior management experience. – Previous experience in Copper/Nickel process plants will be beneficial. – Bachelor degree in Engineering, Electrical Engineering preferred.
Qualifications – Engineering Degree or equivalent Technical Qualification