Posted on :
3 Sep, 2014
3 Sep, 2014
A position has recently become available for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team.
5-8 year’s maintenance experience in technologically advanced production equipment
Ability to use modern engineering techniques for analysis and design
An ability to design and conduct engineering experiments and apply modern theories
Understanding of ethical and professional responsibility
Governance and Risk
Work in a multi-disciplinary team
The ability to maintain a sound theoretical approach in enabling the introduction and maintenance of new technology
Use a wide range of tools, techniques, and equipment (including software)
Analytical in the formulation and solutions of problems
KEY PERFOMANCE AREAS (Not limited to):
Execution of Maintenance Strategy
Responsible for translating the maintenance strategy into a section action plan which ensures alignment with the company strategy
Ensures projects are carried out according to company policies & procedures
Provides support to external service providers with regards to installations/repairs and maintenance
Ensures minimum disruption of production.
Work Process Improvements
Evaluates maintenance processes to optimise and improve performance.
Leads root cause analyses and develops action plans for identified problems for corrective action.
Investigates problems and develops solutions and modifications to be carried out on machinery.
Repairs and Maintenance
Finds the most effective means of maintenance and repairs
Conducts analysis regarding cost, time and impact on production
Responsible for conducting cost analysis when comparing repairs vs. replacement parts
Ensures job cards are accurately completed for each repair and records kept
Governance & Risk
Ensures overall compliance to all laws, by-laws and regulations relevant to the function