Technical Advisor (Millwright / Komatsu / Caterpillar / HME / Earthmoving Equipment / OEM) – West Africa

Western Africa
Posted 1 week ago

Reference No. 471-0706LH

Reference Number: 471-0706LH

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Technical advisor to provide customer support to ensure sufficient problem solving, failure analysis and training is provided to Mechanics at their client sites in West Africa.


  • Technical and product support on earthmoving equipment on site.
  • High level training to Mechanics on trouble shooting and problem solving.
  • Ensuring technical development and adequate training for OEM standards to be maintained.
  • Root cause failure analysis.
  • Continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Maintaining of improving customer relationships.
  • Establishing and maintaining training, development and motivational procedures and practices.
  • Ensuring health and safety standards are maintained.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Millwright Trade Certificate.
  • Grade 12 certificate.
  • 10 years previous experience in Komatsu and Caterpillar heavy equipment maintenance within the mining sector.
  • 5 years experience in a senior product support / client advisory capacity.
  • Experience providing training to local artisans as an expatriate in Africa.
  • Able to read and interpret hydraulic and electric schematics.
  • Familiar with engine and powertrain design and function.
  • Strong client liaison and relationship management skills.
  • Computer literacy and CMMS experience.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO roster.
  • Fixed term renewable contract.

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CA Mining


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