Exxaro Vacancies – Senior Project Engineer, Mechanical

  • Full Time
  • Pretoria

Website Exxaro Resources

Job Description:

  • To direct and co-ordinate technical aspects through project life cycles to ensure optimum performance according to Life of Mine, business requirements, organisational objectives and sound engineering practice.
  • Represent operations, maintenance departments and service departments in projects.
  • Act as an interface between project teams and operational teams.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Best Practice and Knowledge Management
    • Initiate continuous improvement initiatives leading to cost saving ideas
    • Keeping abreast of technology trends
    • Conduct applied research work in order to initiate process changes
    • Provide inputs throughout the project life-cycle towards improving process flow for projects
    • Assume responsibility for engineering discipline design as representative of the operational teams in projects
    • Implement knowledge management processes (professional networks)
  • Business Performance and Operations
    • Develop and manage throughput and efficiency improvement plan and/or initiatives
    • Investigate complex engineering problems and develop solutions for optimisation of engineering systems
    • Communicate and obtain buy-in for implementation plans, new systems and processes
    • Liaising with operational, maintenance, services and project teams
  • Compliance, Governance and Assurance
    • Manage project in compliance with Enterprise Wide Project Management (EWPM) procedures
    • Recognise, understand and take action to manage risks that can impact on project(s)
    • Implement quality management systems for project(s)
    • Ensure compliance to sound engineering standards and practices
    • Ensure Safety Health Environment and Community (SHEC) compliance during project life-cycle

Job Requirements:

  • BEng Mechanical Engineering (Essential/Minimum)
  • Government Certificate of Competence (Recommended/Desirable)
  • Management Development Programme (Recommended/Desirable)
  • 6-8 years Relevant job-specific experience
  • Importance: Essential/Minimum
  • Involvement: Operational
  • Psychometric Assessment (Essential/Minimum) (To be conducted by Exxaro)
  • Certificate of Fitness (Essential/Minimum) (To be conducted by Exxaro)
  • Engineering Council of SA (PrEng) (Essential/Minimum)

Job Details:

Company: Exxaro Resources

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Pretoria

Application Deadline: N/A


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