Factory Engineer - Pietermaritzburg, South Africa - Pronel Personnel

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    Full time
    Description

    Overview:

    Lead the engineering processes to ensure that the organisation meets their customer needs whilst maintaining safety standards and achieving operational excellence targets. This role is responsible for the following:

    • Repair, maintenance and upkeep of mechanical, electrical, systems, instrumentation, utilities and site facilities
    • General machinery regulations compliance
    • Energy management
    • Site security and cleaning

    Key accountabilities and outputs:

    • Lead the various engineering teams
    • Develop and execute a proactive maintenance and repair program
    • Lead and manage engineering projects
    • Ensure OEM standards are adhered to on all machinery
    • Monitor energy usage
    • Implement programs to continuously reduce energy load and consumption
    • Develop and update quarterly an Engineering Strategy that outlines the key focus areas of the function for the current financial year, and longer term considerations
    • Develop and update the financial budget for the function on an annual and quarterly basis
    • Analyse monthly financial performance

    Requirements:

    • System and application knowledge e.g. CMMS (Computerised Maintenance Management System)
    • Significant technical knowledge and experience (minimum of 8 years) in an engineering management role
    • Previous experience managing a large team across 3 or more departments essential
    • Experience working in a production / manufacturing environment
    • PMB based or prepared to relocate

    Qualifications:

    • Grade 12 with a pass mark for Mathematics literacy and English
    • Proficient in MS Office applications
    • Valid drivers licence essential
    • Bachelors / Honours Degree with GOVERNMENT CERTIFICATION ticket in MECHANICAL or ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING is essential
    • A minimum of 8 years experience in engineering management

    Suitable applications can be emailed to

    Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted