Engineering Manager (Mining / Projects / Fixed Plant / Mobile Plant / Infrastructure) – Namibia

Southern Africa
Posted 3 months ago

Reference No. 310-2406LH

Reference Number: 310-2406LH


Job Description:

Our client is seeking an Engineering Manager from a projects and operations background within the mining sector to join their team on site in Namibia.



  • Deriving, implementing and managing engineering standards.
  • Overseeing the technical and maintenance teams for projects, infrastructure, services and operations.
  • Leading continuous improvement initiatives for the optimization of design, operations and maintenance costs.
  • Budgeting and cost control.
  • Ensuring work is carried out in line with quality standards while maintaining lowest possible cost.
  • Championing early equipment management and planned maintenance.
  • Improvement of site infrastructure and services needs while reducing waste.
  • Contractor management to ensure legal and statutory compliance.
  • Spares and consumables management.
  • Ensuring health and safety standards are maintained.
  • Mentoring and training subordinates.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mechanical Engineering degree or similar qualification.
  • 10 years previous engineering maintenance experience within projects and operations in mining, with at least 5 years at management level.
  • Experienced across fixed (processing) plant, mobile plant, infrastructure and services engineering maintenance in mining.
  • Sound CMMS experience.
  • Understanding of and ability to implement maintenance systems and performance measures.
  • Strong focus on health and safety standards and compliance.
  • Experience providing mentoring and training.
  • Namibian citizenship required.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent contract.


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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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