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ENGINEERING MAINTENANCE MANAGER
Our Client is a leading food processing and marketing company in Zimbabwe is seeking for the services of a seasoned engineer. The incumbent must be well experienced in installation/maintenance of plant and equipment in foods and beverages industry preferably in the dairy sector. The Engineer shall h

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Available Jobs Mechanical Engineering / Trades

10Apr
Bulawayo,Zimbabwe

Our client, is a well established transport & logistics company is now looking for X 2 qualified & experienced Mechanics /Artisan's to join their team in Bulawayo.
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The scope of responsibilities of the Mechanic covers maintenance and repairs on gearbox, differentials, pneumatics and diagnosis of faults, preparation of trucks for COF and engine overhauls
Outline of Duties & Responsibilities
Engine overhauls including overhead adjustments, engine brake installations and adjustments and fitting engine accessories and repairs
Trouble shooting including use of E-Checks, fit and adjust EPS, Rev counter sensor VSS, assessment of failure using the multi-meter and fitting ECM and electrical measurements
Clutch installation and removal including gearbox and differential unit
Attending to pneumatics and hydraulic problems
Carry out brake overhaul
Preparing horse/ trailer for COF at VID
Conducting general maintenance and service of trucks
Gearbox and differential trouble shooting and minor repairs
Rear and front suspension repairs
Carry out certification of fitness inspections and repairs
Attending to vehicle breakdown
Perform other tasks as may be required by the Workshop Foreman and/ or WS Technical Manager and/or his deputy

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $1,500.00 / month

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Apprenticeship/ Class one Mechanic <br> Minimum of 3 yrs experience working on a large fleet of trucks required <br> Full command of the English language, both written and spoken <br> Willingness to work nights and weekends as per workload <br>
Key Skills
Good communication skills
Good inter-personal skills and ability to work in a team
Display high levels of responsibility and accountability
Hard worker, with high levels of energy and self-motivation
Planning and Organization Skills
Decision making skills
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates
Show interest in developing direct reports
Ensuring compliance with the Health, Safety, Environmental & Security and Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption policies for yourself and any of your direct reports
Available to pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role

Additional Requirements

Mechanic
Transport
Artisan
Logistics
Workshop
09Apr
Kwekwe,Zimbabwe

Our Client (Transport and Logistics) is looking for an experienced Workshop Foreman to join their team. The Foreman will be responsible for effectively planning and co-ordinating all work activities servicing equipment to required standards.
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Duties to include:
Directing & co-ordinating all underground and surface workshop activities at the mine
Maintain a safety first culture amongst all team members
Lead and coach subordinates to ensure quality of work
Oversee inspections of all repair work done on components
Ensure all maintenance meets required standards
Ensure lean processes are adhered to
Performance agreements, reviews and appraisals
Manage workshop costs

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $3K GROSS / MTH

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
3 years Truck experience <br> Trade Certificate in Diesel Plant Fitting, Auto electrician, Millwright or Electrician At least 8 years post experience at which 3 years must be at Supervisory level
Key Skills
Minimum of 3 years experience in servicing and maintenance of a large fleet of trucks
Hands on / mechanically minded / team player
Exceptional communicator
Quality control

Additional Requirements

Workshop Supervisory
Foreman
Workshop Foreman
05Apr
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an experienced Diesel Plant Fitter to join their team based in HarareRead More

Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
Carry out scheduled maintenance and breakdown repairs to fleet of large mobile plant
Perform repairs and maintenance on a range of machinery to minimise down time and meet programmed maintenance schedules
Carry out component change outs, full test and adjust all systems on all components (not limited)
Diagnose and fault finding and troubleshooting on Heavy Equipment
Minor welding tasks
Complete service reports and identify parts requirements
Working in small teams to achieve deadlines
Perform Risk Assessments for every task, maintaining and focusing on safe work practices and a safe work environment
Demonstrated capacity to interpret hydraulic and electric schematics and learn new systems, methods and technologies.
Able to work competently unsupervised

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class One Qualified Diesel Plant Fitter
Key Skills
Ability to work unsupervised
Dedicated commitment to Safety & Quality Assurance

Additional Requirements

Diesel Plant Fitter
Heavy Equipment
04Apr
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a regional organisation who is looking for a Plant Technician to be based in their Harare Office.Read More

Duties to include:
Participate in preventive maintenance program for plant equipment, machinery and related facilities; identify equipment maintenance needs; record mechanical equipment readings; ensure accuracy of records kept.
Perform routine mechanical, electrical, welding, or machining maintenance activities on equipment including lubrication, inspection, and replacement parts; order and maintain stock levels of lubricants used in plant equipment.
Maintain records of plant function readings and equipment history; maintain preventative maintenance records and schedules

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related
Key Skills
Must have extensive plant maintenance experience
Hands on

Additional Requirements

Plant Maintenance
02Apr

Our Client is an established company in the retail and service industry and they are now looking for a Workshop Manager who has experience of petrol engines.Read More

The role will take responsibility for managing all aspects of the workshop which covers a range of products, ensuring service and maintenance and staff management.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Market Related - RTGS per month

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Mechanical qualification or extensive petrol engine experience
Key Skills
Must have worked on petrol engines for several years
Must have staff management experience
Must have strong communication skills to liaise with customers.

Additional Requirements

Petrol Engines
Mechanic
Communication
Staff Management
27Mar
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a large manufacturing organisation who is now looking for Line Supervisors to join the team.Read More

Will take responsibility for overseeing a section of production / line which will include staff management and maintenance aspects as well.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Market Related

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree/ Diploma in Plant Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Electrical/ Mechanical
Key Skills
Manpower scheduling and supervision
Production planning and control
Technical breakdown assistance and supervision of work on equipment breakdowns
Employee Appraisals and Staff motivations
Team leader

Additional Requirements

Manufacturing
Line management
Engineering
Mechanical

Our Client, a global manufacturer and exporter of Heavy Duty Earthmoving Equipment is looking for a Diesel Mechanic/Workshop Manager to join their team
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Duties and Responsibilities include but are not subject to:
Create Written Maintenance Records
Perform Diagnostics on Diesel Systems
Repair Diesel Engines
Conduct Routine Maintenance
Inspect Mechanical Components

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: US$ Negotiable Depending on Candidate

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Related Degree or Diploma <br> Prior experience working on Heavy Duty Earthmoving Equipment <br>
Key Skills
Diesel automotive repair
Troubleshooting
Computer operation
Physical requirements
Communication skills
Customer service

Additional Requirements

Mechanical Engineering
Construction
Agricultural Equipment
25Mar
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is an excellent organisation, who is now looking for an additional Maintenance Artisan to join their growing team.Read More

The role will take responsibility, working as part of a team, for ensure all equipment is in good working order and any repairs are down in an efficient manner to ensure the least downtime.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $1,000 - $1,500 Gross per month

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must be a qualified Class One Fitter and Turner.
Key Skills
Must have 3 years experience in a manufacturing environment.

Additional Requirements

Fitter and Turner
Manufacturing
Out of Harare
19Mar
Durban, South Africa

We are in need of a Shift Supervisor for an FMCG Company in Durban.
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The main purpose of this position is to during your shift supervise, coordinate and execute the receiving, storing and dispatching of products and to execute the administrative functions associated with these tasks in an effective and efficient manner.
Must be able to supervise/manage a team.
Have the ability to work long hours, under pressure and for extended periods in the cold store at sub-zero temperatures

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: R16 000 to R18 000p/m

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must have own and reliable transport. <br> Grade 12 <br> Enough relevant experience is needed. <br>
Key Skills
Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
Must be able to supervise/manage a team.
Have the ability to work long hours, under pressure and for extended periods in the cold store at sub-zero temperatures.
Must be able to work shifts as and when required.
Good administrative knowledge/experience is essential.
Warehousing experience would be an advantage.

Additional Requirements

08Mar
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a hands on and customer orientated Services Manager to join their team
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This position will cover all aspects of workshop management, administration, overseeing a team of mechanics and interacting with clients

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $3000 gross per month negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class One Motor Mechanic or related <br> 3 years or more experience managing a workshop and workshop team <br>
Key Skills
Personable
Attention to detail
Management skills

Additional Requirements

Workshop
Service
Automotive
Motor
Mechanic
31Jan
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a large & well established transport & logistics company, is now looking for a qualified Class 1 Welder to join them ASAP.Read More

Responsible for the day to day handling of diagnostic, overhaul, adjustment, repair and maintenance of vehicles and equipment, complete metal fabrication and repairs as needed
Responsibilities include maintenance and repair needed to keep all vehicles in good running condition
Inspect vehicles and equipment to determine necessary corrective action, perform diagnostic tests, fabricate or modify equipment and various other metal structures
Reading and interpreting blueprint and machine drawings to determine specific welding requirements

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Approx $500 gross p/m plus benefits

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Journeyman Class One <br> Minimum of 3 years working experience <br> English – full command of the English language, both written and spoken <br> Time availability: willingness to work nights and weekends as per workload <br>
Key Skills
Good communication skills
Good inter-personal skills and ability to work in a team
Display high levels of responsibility and accountability
Hard worker, with high levels of energy and self-motivation
Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with subordinates
Ensuring compliance with the Health, Safety, Environmental & Security and Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption policies for yourself and any of your direct reports
Available to pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for the effective performance of the role

Additional Requirements

Welder
Class One Journeyman
Metal Fabrication
Modify
Transport
09Jan
Cape Town, South Africa

Our Client is looking for a qualified individual to join their team, a person who thinks on their feet and is good at problem solving. Read More

The technician will carry out all scheduled and unscheduled maintenance activities
In this role the successful candidate will be responsible for carrying out planned maintenance activities
Be responsible for making recommendations for operation improvements on site
Responding to breakdowns and call outs to our retail sites
Servicing rebuilding of compressors and pumps
Assist in plant start up and commissioning
Administration of all service activities including the administration of our job card system
Act as Health Safety and Risk Officer for the Group of Companies

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: R 25 000- R 30 000 p/m

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Grade 12 plus Diploma <br> Trade Test in Refrigeration <br> Ammonia Refrigeration Certificate <br> Minimum of 5 years experience in Commercial Refrigeration and Industrial Ammonia Cold Store plants <br> Minimum of 3 years experience in starting up of ammonia refrigeration plant and equipment <br> Minimum of 2 years experience in acting as Safety Officer <br> Registered with SAQCC GAS and an ammonia refrigeration practitioner <br> Good working knowledge of SANS 1047 and OHS Act <br> Computer knowledge of MS Office <br> Must reside in the Cape Town area and surrounds <br>
Key Skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Staff Management skills
Willing to work overtime as and when required
Fluent language skills and the ability to speak English and preferably one other official language
Ability to read and interpret documents
Reliable and excellent time management skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work in a pressurised environment
Own reliable transport

Additional Requirements

09Jan

Our Client is a leading food processing and marketing company in Zimbabwe is seeking for the services of a seasoned engineer. The incumbent must be well experienced in installation/maintenance of plant and equipment in foods and beverages industry preferably in the dairy sector. The Engineer shall hRead More

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Training
The Company has invested in new processing technologies particularly UHT, beverages and ice-cream plants and there is need for skills transfer, training and development of relevant technical and operations staff aimed at improving plant availability and breakdown turn-around. Specific areas needing attention shall include, among others
Programmable Logic Controller (PLCs)
Variable speed drives (Frequency and Servo drives)
Pneumatics
Hydraulics
Programmable Logic Controller (PLCs)
Most all their automated processing and packing plants are controlled via a central computer system (PLC). The common brand of PLC that we have is the Siemens S7 model. They also have a brand called ‘To be disclosed at Interview’, found on all filling machines from Filmatic. The Engineer will be expected to
Upskill technicians to at least Level 1 programming of PLCs which will assist in trouble shooting and re-loading of lost programs.
Variable speed drives (VSD)
Frequency based VSDs are mostly found on pumps in our processing equipment, and also on conveyor belts in packing equipment. The common brand is Danfoss and Allen Bradley. Servo drives feature in the latest packaging equipment, and is now the preferred method of motion control in equipment design due to its versatility of application. Brands of servos in use in our equipment is Simatic Motion (Siemens) and Rexroth and there is need to expose technicians to this technology in deeper detail
Pneumatics
We make extensive use of pneumatic components and fittings in both processing and packing plants. These are used for actuation of product valves in processing, or the control of movement in packing. The brand almost invariable used in our equipment is the Festo brand of pneumatics, and it is an industry standard. Hydraulics
Found largely in our extrusion blow moulding equipment. The brand in use is Rexroth, and there is significant amount of interface with PLCs and associated distance measurement system.
In addition to the above the Engineer needs to be able to buttress existing knowledge on maintenance of services and support systems in particular
Ammonia plant chilled water systems and associated cold chain equipment
Coal boiler maintenance
Reverse Osmosis water purification systems
Plant maintenance
The business’s primary objective is to achieve world class performance as measured by Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) of 85%.The Engineer shall therefore be expected to design and execute a cost effective maintenance program for all factories to ensure that production runs smoothly with no disruptions due to unprecedented breakdowns with support from a team of artisans as well as the suppliers through service level agreements.
Efficiency enhancement
The Engineer should be able to identify areas for improvement and efficiency enhancement through automation, improved plant layout, waste reduction etc to support the cost reduction agenda.
Projects management
The Engineer must be able to use his skills to support implementation of capital projects as per approved plans and budgets. PERFORMANCE
Performance measures and targets for each of the above areas will be agreed at the beginning of the contract.
1 Year Contract
Ex-Pat position
Accommodation provided in addition to salary
Car and or fuel provided in addition to usual benefits

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: USD.NEG

Required Skills

10 years Years of Experience
Qualifications
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE <br> A degree in electrical engineering/Instrumentation or equivalent is required. <br> Must be conversant with latest technology in UHT processing and filling equipment as well as automation systems in food and beverage manufacturing. <br> Must have at least 10 years hands on experience. <br> Must have skills in project management and an ability to build a teams. <br> Must be a hands on trainer with a good grasp of English. <br>
Key Skills
Must be conversant with latest technology in UHT processing and filling equipment as well as automation systems in food and beverage manufacturing.
Must have skills in project management and an ability to build a teams.
Must be a hands on trainer with a good grasp of English.

Additional Requirements

Engineering Maintenance Manager
Engineering
FMCG
Maintenance
Managment
08Jan

Our client is looking for a Mechanical Engineering International Consultant to join their team. This position is responsible for end-to-end report development including research and interaction with clients to gather relevant information
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Duties:
Design and develop various reports based on research on the information given, understanding report objectives,
Lead the development of business and functional requirements for reports
Develop a good understanding of International Project Delivery Standards
Serve as a subject matter expert across the organization and assist with reporting and the analysis of the information given
Business Development
Prepare proposals for specific assignments
Identify potential opportunities for obtaining new work from existing clients and being able to follow up such opportunities with a manager/partner.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: US$1000 gross per month

Required Skills

1 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Key Skills
Confident
Report writing skills
Technical and analytical skills
Able to meet deadlines and work over time
Adaptability and problem solving capability
Delivery focused - time flexible
Excellent Communication skills
Able to work independently

Additional Requirements

International
Analyst
Business Development
Confident
Report writing