Job Summary
Merchanical Manager


Duties And Responsibilities

Within the framework of the Company’s objectives and yearly action plans the position is accountable for the following:

· Implements the Health, Safety and Environmental Management System and processes in the Section

· Ensures completion of mechanical maintenance works with the highest level of quality, safety and effectiveness at minimum cost to maximise equipment availability.

· Implements preventive and predictive maintenance practices, and contribute to their improvement.

· Manages and motivate the team to ensure co-ordination and co-operation amongst other departments.

· Optimises costs in the section


· Implements the approved Plant Operating Model in the Section.

· Ensures that all mechanical works are carried out in line with the company’s Maintenance guidelines and best practices

· Controls the execution and the quality of maintenance work carried out in the Plant by subordinates and or sub-contractors.

· Optimises maintenance activities in the section to ensure timely completion of works and adherence to approved budgets at all times.

· Implements and controls systems through which quality of work is monitored and controlled on an ongoing basis to reduce repeat failures and enhance plant reliability.

· Responsible for the development of a 3 year investment plan in their section.

· Prepares and controls the annual sectional budget.

· Carries out projects and programs as directed by the Maintenance Manager.

· Attends to breakdowns and plant callouts during standby.

· Coaches and mentors direct reports and other critical team members.

Qualifications And Experience
Educational Background & Experience

· Holder of a BSc/ BEng (Hon) Mechanical Engineering Degree or its equivalent

· Member of ECZ and ZIE Registration an added advantage

· Minimum 5 years’ experience in cement or heavy manufacturing industry

· Proven people management skills (at least 2 years Head of an operational department).

· In-depth knowledge of Maintenance Management Methods, Condition Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance Process

· Good knowledge of SAGE or equivalent.

· Detailed knowledge of the Factory and Works Act and other Factories applicable statutory instruments.

· General knowledge of Mechanical/Electrical Engineering and Industrial automation.

· Experience in the development of Quality Management Methods e.g. ISO 9000

Leadership & Behavioural Skills

· Team oriented.

· Results driven (SHE, cost, reliability).

· Good organisational and communication skills.

· Leadership capacity.

· People development.

· Good attention to detail, excellent analytical skills

How To Apply

Interested candidates must send applications to [email protected] no later than Monday 13 September 2020