Maintenance Superintendent (Surface / Underground / HME / Drills / Mobile Equipment / Process Plant) – West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 1 month ago

Reference No. 276-1404LH

Reference Number: 276-1404LH


Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Maintenance Superintendent with experience in both underground and surface mobile and fixed plant to join their team on site in West Africa.



  • Overseeing engineering maintenance for all surface and underground fixed plant, heavy mobile equipment and drills, including services, repairs, preventative maintenance and breakdowns.
  • Managing and training a team of local nationals and expatriates.
  • Inspections, troubleshooting and diagnosing of problems.
  • Ensuring good housekeeping is maintained.
  • Ensuring all maintenance is carried out in accordance with defined standards.
  • Ensuring health and safety standards are maintained.
  • Continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Ensuring maintenance processes are optimized in collaboration with related departments.
  • Stakeholder engagement and ensuring clear communication with related departments.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mechanical Engineering Diploma, Degree or similar qualification.
  • 10 years previous experience in both mobile and fixed plant maintenance within mining environments, with at least 5 years’ experience on underground fleets.
  • Sound CMMS experience.
  • Strong focus on health and safety standards and compliance.
  • Experience leading, mentoring and training multicultural teams as an expatriate.
  • Previous expatriate experience in West Africa preferred.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO roster.
  • Fixed term renewable contract.


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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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