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Engineering Manager – Steelpoort needed at Samancor Chrome

Job title : Engineering Manager – Steelpoort

Job Location : Limpopo,

Deadline : April 06, 2024

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Purpose of the job:

Tlead the Maintenance Team in the safe and cost-effective execution of the Asset Capability Assurance process through clearly defined strategies and objectives for maintenance of plant, equipment & facilities for the site.

Balanced Scorecard Pillars, Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Manage SHERQC compliance within the Department through effective use of the Toolbox
  • Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) tinitiate, investigate and report SHERQC status


Manage the Department:

  • Ensure an enabling climate/culture
  • Manage labour stability by minimising labour turnover
  • Labour complement in line with budget 
  • Achieve HDSA/Female targets for the Department
  • Manage performance against set targets and competencies
  • Ensure IDP’s are linked tperformance results and implemented as per plan
  • Conduct career discussions and implement actions with all identified talent (quarterly)
  • Ensure discipline is maintained (absenteeism, lateness, overtime, misconduct, etc.)
  • Coach and counsel people tensure improved performance levels
  • Conduct recruitment interviews


  • Jointly define annual service level agreements with site production personnel
  • Put systems and controls in place that will ensure that the site is maintained:
  • at specified performance and within prescribed technical & legal requirements,
  • that will permit a safe and environmentally acceptable operation, and
  • tmeet the required production-rated capacity at minimum life cycle costs


  • Document and review the overall maintenance strategy on an annual basis tensure that it is aligned with the business plan
  • Ensure strict adherence tmaintenance work management principles (percent planned work, adherence tschedule, number of breakdowns, number of proactive requests) tobtain maximum plant availability at minimum maintenance cost per unit produced
  • Manage the Engineering Assets tensure that they produce at their designed capacity and are periodically refurbished ttheir original condition tensure optimal life
  • Ensure strict adherence tthe relevant engineering standards and specifications
  • Periodically audit the asset and documentation tobtain maximum standardisation of spares and new plant installations on the site


  • Manage Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence
  • Foster a climate of continuous improvement
  • Develop the capability of the maintenance organisation site-wide


  • Manage the Departmental costs


Minimum qualifications:

  • B.Eng./BSc. (Eng.) Degree or Technikon Diploma 
  • Government Certificate of Competency 

Additional qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree
  • Professional registration with ECSA

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