Productivity Partner (Operations / Trade Test / Field Service Technician / OEM / Mining / Maintenance) – Burgersfort, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 3 months ago

Reference No. CV15

Reference Number: CV15

Job Description:

Our client, a leading OEM operating in the mining industry, is currently looking for a Productivity Partner to partner with relevant stakeholders on challenges regarding safety, reliability through best practices (e.g., maintenance scheduling, parts planning, equipment health checks, technical training).


To assist stakeholders in achieving:

  • High equipment availability, reliability, and productivity through improved maintenance and operation practices to ultimately reduce the equipment total cost of ownership
  • Improve MTBF (mean time before failure) and/or reduce MTTR (mean time to repair), by supporting the maintenance schedule, parts selection, and inventory forecasting, technical coaching and training, equipment health checks.
  • Coordination with machine down support and 24/7 customer assistance programs.
  • This position requires ample time spend per site, i.e., starting up a performance contract or complete a specific project.
  • Requirement is to have excellent communication skills, should lead by example, passion for maintaining equipment as well as share equipment knowledge, working according to company standard & procedures.
  • Assist customer with forecasting IE (Components replacement or repairs, maintenance improvement initiatives)
  • Monthly customer reporting IE (Monthly parts consumption and investigate excessive Consumption)
  • Manage all on site services.

Requirements: Qualification and Experience

  • Grade 12 (Matric) or equivalent qualification.
  • Tertiary Diploma Engineering / Managerial program in operations field
  • Trade Certificate of Competence, Diesel Mechanic, Auto Electrical, Millwright, Mechanical Fitter.
  • Experienced in maintenance of earth moving equipment, preferably Sandvik.
  • Have underground and open cast mining environment exposure.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working as Field Service Technician / Managing contracts / Supervising Maintenance crews.
  • Driver’s license
  • Physically and medically fit (Must be vaccinated)

Benefits and contractual information:

  • Market related salary
  • Permanent position


If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to

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Christo van der Ham

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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