Section Engineer (Crushing Plant Environment): Northern Cape

FS Personnel Recruitment
Full Time
Northern Cape
Posted 3 weeks ago

Minimum Requirements:

National Senior Certificate

Engineering Degree, Diploma or similar Tertiary qualification 

GCC Mines and Works qualification is compulsory

At least 5 years’ experience in an open cast mining environment and specifically relevant to Crushing and Screening / Plant Environment

Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

PC proficient including Microsoft Office

Valid driver’s license

Duties & Responsibility:

Labour Management:

  • Manage roles and responsibilities of subordinates
  • Define labour structure and ensure vacancies are filled within reasonable time
  • Pro-active management of conflict and disciplinary and grievance actions and monitor trends
  • Put in place a system to initiate and monitor on site suppliers and/or contractors


  • Compliance with all safety regulations as set out in the mines policies
  • Produce a risk register for the engineering function with risk ratings
  • Monitor and develop safety systems as per Mine Health and Safety Act, COP’s and SOP’s

Maintenance Management:

  • Ensuring understanding and adherence to the plant maintenance procedure
  • Conducting frequent over-inspections on all plant (see quarterly inspections – plant maintenance procedure).
  • Produce a risk register for the engineering function with risk ratings
  • Ensure that risk assessments (IBRA’s) are done on all high-risk work
  • Ensure that the Engineering Workshop is equipped with tools and equipment to enable subordinates to work safely and maintain good engineering standards
  • Optimise planned maintenance in support of production targets through providing technical expertise to the mining operation team and co-coordinate planned maintenance and major overhauls / shutdowns and investigating, monitoring, and eliminating causes of breakdown


According to experience

Job Features

Job CategoryMining
IndustryMining & Engineering
Minimum QualificationEngineering Degree, Diploma or similar Tertiary qualification GCC Mines and Works qualification is compulsory
Experience in Years5 Years
Physical LocationKathu

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