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Safety Officers Jobs in Johannesburg (Leica Geosystems) – Project Engineer, Safety

Website Leica Geosystems

Job Description:

  • To work with Project Managers to ensure the efficient deployment of mining systems on time and within budget.
  • To ensure that the deployment of systems and products is carried out as efficiently as possible.
  • To manage and carry out the deployment, configuration, commissioning and training, and to provide technical support for Mining Systems within the EMEA area.
  • To ensure Hexagon mining systems at customer mine sites operate effectively and deliver tangible value to our customers mining operations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support and maintain software
  • Deliver bespoke customisation as required
  • Troubleshoot system issues
  • Own and implement customer system configurations
  • Implement system customisations using scripting tools
  • Participate in onsite system installation efforts
  • Taking ownership and responsibility for customer issues and problems and seeing them through to resolution wherever possible
  • Providing technical leadership in areas of expertise, cross skilling with other project team members to ensure transfer of knowledge and ample coverage of required duties
  • Gather customer requirements and identify improvements and customisations for Mining Systems
  • Act as technical project lead for system deployments, working collaboratively with the Project
  • Managers and other Project Engineers in a structured manner
  • Serve as primary customer contact for support and enhancements after deployment
  • Utilize relationships developed with customers and other contacts to advise sales team of potential issues affecting customers as well as other opportunities for Hexagon.
  • Manage customer relationships from project inception to deployment and post installation support, becoming the customer interface for that project
  • Work collaboratively with sales team in a pre-sales capacity (e.g. attending / leading technical presentations) to capitalize on close relationships with customers and to raise Hexagon’s profile and product advantages and benefits
  • Facilitate customer system training to ensure systems are being utilized to their full potential

Job Requirements:

  • A relevant tertiary qualification in Engineering (Computer / Mining / Electrical / Electronic), Computer Science, or a related field
  • Experience with IP networking
  • Experience with Hardware installation
  • Experience with or knowledge of C++ OR Objective-C software development
  • Ability to form strong relationships with customers and represent the company professionally
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills (pre-requisite)
  • Ability to set and meet team and individual goals and deadlines
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to thrive in a high pressure environment
  • Ability to work autonomously or part of a team environment
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to rapidly grasp technical solutions, concepts and products
  • Desire to expand own knowledge and skill set as well as sharing knowledge with other team members wherever possible
  • Wireless networks experience (desirable)
  • Minimum understanding of electrical schematics and installation (preferable)
  • Knowledge mining operations (desirable)
  • Experience with Trackless Mobile Machineries (desirable)

Job Details:

Company: Leica Geosystems

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A


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