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Maintenance Team Leader, Johannesburg

Last update 2024-02-22
Expires 2024-02-21
ID #2005532519
Maintenance Team Leader, Johannesburg
South Africa, Gauteng, Johannesburg,
Modified January 24, 2024


Minimum requirements for the role:
Must have at least an N5 in either Mechanical or Electric (heavy current) Engineering
A Management/Supervisory skills Certificate would be advantageous
Minimum of 5 years work experience as a Maintenance Supervisor with detailed knowledge of plants and processes in a production and/or packaging environment is essential
Must be computer literate MS Office (Word/Excel/Power Point and Outlook), including knowledge of Syspro
Excellent communication (verbal and written), planning, organising, interpersonal and IR skills are important for this role
Must have experience in a GMR2.1 or GMR2.7 appointment role and in the management of subordinates
In-depth knowledge of NEMA, OHS Act and all other relevant Acts and regulations is important

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Ensuring that engineering standards for the entire site meet legal requirements which include Production, Despatch, Laboratory, Admin and Workshop facilities.
Managing the maintenance schedule to ensure that the engineering maintenance on site is run efficiently.
Managing capital expenditure/cost containment.
Designing, implementing and communicating to relevant disciplines the engineering standards for the site.
Carrying out systematic audits to check compliance with laid down engineering standards.
Functioning as a legal appointee in terms of GMR2.1 (Supervisor of machinery) and reporting any legal engineering shortcomings to the Manufacturing Manager.
Ensuring that engineering statutory requirements are kept up to date and that the information is adequately stored.
Investigating and designing cost effective process systems, including technical aspects, e.g. air flows, load designs, etc
Negotiating with service providers with respect to prices, delivery lead times, etc.
Compiling capex documents for Managements approval.
Initiating purchase requisitions on Syspro and purchase orders for equipment.
Ensuring goods received are checked and operational.
Compiling annual capex budget for Managements approval including phasing and probabilities.
Controlling and allocating costs associated with project work.
Ensuring plant modification procedures are adhered to.
Commissioning projects and assisting in the drawing up of WIs/SOPs.
Ensuring that the necessary SHE aspects associated with projects are addressed and incorporated into project work, i.e. HAZOP studies, etc.
Prioritising project workload in order to ensure that deadlines are met.
Ensuring that penalty clauses where applicable are specified on project jobs.
Preparing expenditure proposal applications in a professional manner, i.e. includes photographs, typed motivations, etc.
In conjunction with the Financial Accountant, ensuring that the asset register is kept up to date.
Compiling a maintenance budget for approval by Management and controlling and expenditure against budget.
Reporting over expenditure and/or extra ordinary maintenance expenditure to the Manufacturing Manager.
Checking invoices to be submitted for authorisation of payment against quotes on a monthly basis.
Managing the activities of outsourced temps from outsourced maintenance companies.
Ensuring plant and equipment are maintained and in good working order.
Identifying inefficiencies and ensuring corrective action is implemented.
Ensuring that an efficient maintenance system for the site is implemented and maintained.
Identifying critical spares inventory.
Participating in risk assessment and non-conformance investigations and meetings.
Creating, maintaining and filing Production/Maintenance related documents and controlled forms.
Recording, analysing and distributing statistical information to the Manufacturing Manager.
Ensuring adherence to statutory and legal requirements.
Ensuring SHEQ Management Systems requirements are strictly adhered to.
Please note that subsequent to the screening and shortlisting process, all further communication will be entered into, only with the shortlisted candidates

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Maintenance team leader

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