Open Cast Mining Service Engineer

Location: Mozambique Posted Date: October 6, 2017
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Employer Job Id: CareerMine Job Id: 1383555


This is an exciting opportunity for an experience Service Engineer, where you will be predominantly based in Mozambique with international travel at times. You will be responsible to provide field service support for open cast mining equipment to customer's owning P&H equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with implementation of the equipment
  • Advise customer on corrective actions to prevent operational risks
  • By utilising KPI database, to analyse equipment downtime, using the results for defect elimination.
  • Implementing available software upgrades on equipment control and variable drive systems by research dimensions
  • Plan, schedule and execute software upgrades on equipment control, and variable drive systems.
  • Initiating inspections periodically to gauge the required standards, and therefore increasing the effectiveness of customer maintenance
  • Conducting planned maintenance interventions with focus on guiding customer in best practices.
  • Offering continued assistance to customer maintenance personnel while conducting planned maintenance.
  • Required to adapt a general disposition toward taking ownership of issues and adding value to the product is essential.
  • Required to show empathy to lesser experience and qualified customer personnel and offer key casual training

Minimum Requirements:

  • National Diploma (Electrical/Mechanical)
  • 5 years’ surface mining experience on latest generation Joy equipment
  • A relevant qualification pertaining to systems in use on JGA equipment (preferred)
  • Experience in the maintenance of P&H designed equipment.
  • Required to do travelling
  • Computer literate


  • R40 - 45K basic (Dep on experience) plus benefits

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