Maintenance Engineer I Island View

Maintenance Engineer I Island View

This opportunity exists within the Engineering Department, based in Durban, reporting to the Maintenance Manager.
 
The candidate must meet the following minimum criteria:
 
Minimum Requirements:
  •  Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Diploma/ Btech/ Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years Maintenance/Engineering/Project experience – preferably in the chemical/Petro-chemical industry
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in maintenance systems
  • Preparation and management of budgets (OPEX & CAPEX)
  • Good understanding of SHEQ systems (OHSAS 18001, ISO14001 & ISO19001)
  • Good understanding API 653/650 standards  
 
Job Specifications:
    • Effectively and efficiently implement and update maintenance strategy for the business unit
    • Submit monthly projects reports as per departmental requirements
    • Provide input from a maintenance perspective into the engineering department’s business plans
    • Conduct feasibility studies as and when required
    • Plan and execute planned and unplanned outages/shutdowns with agreed time, cost, quality and scope
    • Ensure that projects take into consideration ease of maintenance and operation
    • Ensure that a plan is developed and tracked for each project and regular feedback given to management on all projects
    • Lead project/shutdown post mortems meetings for each project and close identified gaps
    • Lead root cause analysis of repetitive failure and recommend improvement actions
    • Contribute to site optimisation program by focussing on innovative solutions for continuous improvement
    • Ensure that the service providers limit of authority is strictly adhered to within the contractor’s area of responsibility
    • Drive the MOC process and ensure that timeous feedback is given to relevant stakeholders
    • Ensure timeous receipting and TECO of completed projects
    • Identifies risk exposure and risk mitigation measures
    • Ensure all safety files for service providers are reviewed and approved prior to starting of the project site work
    • Ensure equipment availability is maximised through implementation and management of maintenance strategies
    • Partake in all investigations relevant to maintenance activities and record learnings
    • Ensure new assets are captured on the system and preventative maintenance plans are developed and implemented
    • Facilitate close out of all departmental internal and external audits
    • Assist in development and management of maintenance OPEX and CAPEX budget for the business  
 
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
    •  Ability to plan, organise, priorities and multi-task at a senior level
    • High levels of integrity and confidentiality
    • Ability to interact with and influence external and internal stakeholders
    • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills  
 
Salary: R45 000 – R65 000 CTC per month
 
Shoud you meet the above requirements, please submit your CV to kendall@proappoint.co.za
 
Please Note that only Shortlisted Candidates will be Contacted !