Mechanical Coordinator (Heavy Equipment / HME / Scheduled Maintenance / Spares) – West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 2 months ago

Reference No. 404-2107LH

Reference Number: 404-2107LH


Job Description:

Our client is seeking a qualified Mechanical Coordinator to coordinator HME activity between the mechanical engineering departments at their mine site in West Africa.



  • Overseeing performance, management and continuous efficiency improvement of the Heavy Mobile Equipment.
  • Assisting in the creation of the holistic maintenance framework for both company and contractor activity to ensure compliance to preventative and planned maintenance activities.
  • Repairs, servicing and troubleshooting.
  • Compilation of standard operating policies and procedures.
  • Monitoring of fuel consumption, downtime, utilization and availability and reporting against set KPI’s.
  • Budgeting and cost control and analysis of variances.
  • Overseeing contractor activity.
  • Assisting with spares procurement and management.
  • Ensure environmental, health and safety standards are adhered to.
  • Mentoring and training subordinates.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree from an accredited institution.
  • Supervisory / management certificate advantageous.
  • 10 years previous experience in mechanical engineering maintenance for heavy mobile equipment within open pit mine sites with 5 years as Mechanical Coordinator.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and Projects.
  • Strong experience in mentoring, training, coaching and guiding local nationals as an expatriate in Africa.
  • Strong focus on health and safety standards and compliance.
  • In line with the company’s diversification initiatives, female candidates are encouraged to apply.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO roster.
  • Single status only.
  • Long term contract.


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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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