Site Technical Manager (Mining / Technical / Maintenance / Machinery / CAT) – DRC, Central Africa

Central Africa
Posted 7 months ago

Reference No. 282 02 RR

Reference Number: 282 02 RR

Job Description:

Our client, an international mining service provider, is seeking a Site Technical Manager, who will provide assistance and technical expertise to the teams in charge of maintenance and repair, as well as to the commercial and spare parts sales departments.


  • Facilitate “technical issues” meetings.
  • Determine if solutions are available from manufacturers.
  • Determine if an internal solution can be found and developed.
  • Assist technical teams for diagnostics and failure analysis.
  • Regularly communicate unresolved issues to builders.
  • Set priorities to make the best use of technician resources.
  • Develop and communicate action plans to manage major technical issues.
  • Track technical issues through to resolution.
  • Assist the technical teams for the choice of parts and their reuse.
  • Identify possible sources of technical problems such as overloads, misuse of machines or unmonitored maintenance
  • Ensure compliance with manufacturers' technical specifications.
  • Carry out investigations in the event of an accident and prepare reports for manufacturers.
  • Provide technical advice on warranty issues.
  • Provide any technical information.
  • Ensure the distribution and confidential use of manufacturers' technical bulletins.
  • Monitor and control the quantity and quality of technical reports (SIMS for CAT)
  • Uses the manufacturer's network (DSN for CAT) to communicate on the quality of the machines

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • 10 years of professional experience in construction and mining machinery maintenance
  • Bac + 2 or equivalent or experienced training manager (10 years)
  • English read written spoken
  • Know Cat products and other brands
  • Master in computer science and the use of software (Word, Excel, SIS, ET, etc.)
  • Read engine, hydraulic, electrical and transmission technical diagrams
  • Master metrology procedures
  • Know the operation of engines, electricity, hydraulics and transmission
  • Know the procedures for preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance, basic diagnosis Cat or other brands
  • Master techniques for controlling the contamination of machine circuits


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Ruan Roodt

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CA Mining

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