About the Company
ASAP Resources is a specialised recruitment agency with a speciality in headhunting and high-calibre recruitment strategies. We secure resources for a variety of clients in many industries on a global scale with a focus on building lasting relationships with all candidates and clients.
About the Role
The mechanical supervisor is responsible for the preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance of mechanical equipment and all buildings of the Ilanga CSP 1 facility.
Specific Responsibilities Include
Lead and manage a team of technicians, fitters and assistants
Plan and coordinate work monthly in advance with electrical and instrumentation supervisors
Coordinate all work with operations and safety departments
Assist warehouse to control stock levels of spare parts, materials and consumables
Plan and schedule maintenance jobs
Order spare parts, materials and consumables
Ensure suitable tools are available to complete the work
Consider all safety aspects and minimize risk
Manage workshop including tools and materials control
Ensure adherence to OHS Act 85 of 1993 and its regulations during all maintenance activities
Keep up good teamwork, discipline and compliance with deadlines in the mechanical maintenance team
Develop and improve maintenance procedures
Identify new subcontractors and manage contracts
Propose and implement improvements to plant maintenance plans
Improve plant reliability
Reduce maintenance costs
Ensure legal and plant specific safety regulations and rules are adhered to during the execution of all maintenance activities
Ensure general legal compliance of facility and equipment
Perform work in maintenance department as decided by head of maintenance
Take part in training activities on and off site, to either receive or give training as necessary
Key Skill Requirements
ASME piping and pressure vessel knowledge and experience including practical applications in power piping and pressure vessels maintenance and repairs
Knowledge of OHS Act 85 of 1993 and its implementation in power/process plants environment
Computerized maintenance management experience in systems such as SAP or MAXIMO
Maintenance experience with various pumps, valves, hydraulics, fans, gearboxes, turbines, boilers, burners etc.
High level computer literacy with vast experience in Excel
Experience and understanding of engineering drawings, P&IDs, quality documentation and document control.
Fluently speaks, reads and writes in English
Valid driver’s license
Preference will be given to candidates with N6 or higher mechanical qualifications.