Maintenance Planner (Maintenance Planning / Asset Care/ MTBF’s/ MTTR’s/ CMMS) Job at CA Global Headhunters International – Potgietersrus, Limpopo

Job Description

Reference Number: 2525 AM

Job Description:
Our client a contract drilling company focusing exclusively on drilling for the mining and water industries, is seeking a Maintenance Planner to join their team in Limpopo. The position is required to assist the Engineering team on site to manage all aspects of onsite maintenance management and planning activities for all fleet items. Ensuring all planned and unplanned maintenance are carried out efficiently to maximize primary production time via equipment which is reliable and available.

Supporting, scheduling and execution of all maintenance planning and scheduling of Earthmoving plant and ancillary equipment using Upkeep maintenance management system as well as other company internal protocols and procedures aligned with Asset Care and minimising reactive/ unplanned downtime.

Generate regular Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Reports – Depicting trends in plant utilisation, availabilities, and reliability (Mean Time Between Failures/ MTBF’s and Mean Time to Repairs/ MTTR’s)

Lead successful implementation of Upkeep maintenance management system.

Ensure effective planning, organizing, and prioritizing of all engineering related activities

Ensure all work that is identified is planned, scheduled, and executed

Ensure Project equipment is maintained according to company SOP with proper planning and reporting

Allocate tasks to maintenance staff.

Gather feedback on work completed.

Schedule execution and completion of upcoming maintenance events (Weekly).

Ensure plant and equipment inspections are being done, co-coordinated, documented and given to the relevant authorities for action.

Tracking and reporting of all assets

Maintain backlog register

Equipment service planning and scheduling.

Analysis unplanned downtime and work on preventative plans with Maintenance Superintendent

Ensure compliance with the company’s Maintenance Management system

Adhere and audit legal requirements

Effective document and data control management

Ensure client/service orientation is maintained

Knowledge sharing

Identify training needs related to subordinates

Maintain a professional and disciplined approach to your work and ensure that your section/shift you are appointed to, adhere to all requirements

Effective time management

Maintain high levels of integrity, assertiveness, commitment, and decisiveness

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

BTech Diploma – Engineering advantageous

Red Seal Trade qualification advantageous

Background in Mechanical, Hydraulic and Electrical experience on mining equipment mandatory

Strong engineering technical background on different equipment (Support and Production)

Previous Mining Engineering maintenance planning experience mandatory

Previous experience with a CMMS (Computerized maintenance management system)

Mining Experience minimum 3-5 years mining related experience required

Sound understanding and previous exposure to large mining house legal standards

Computer literate (MS Excel / MS Word / MS Outlook)

Benefits and Contractual information:
Able to work pay weekend structure (on site – full time – Mon – Sat) – off five days at month end


If you wish to apply for the position please send your CV to Aimee Mitchell at [email protected]

Please visit www.caglobalint.com for more exciting opportunities.

Aimee Mitchell

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining

CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

About Company

CA Global Headhunters is an international staffing company with a specific focus on recruitment in Africa. Our extensive, diverse candidate network built up over 10 years comprises the most skilled and experienced candidates. We recruit talent of the highest standards across African sectors, including Mining, Oil & Gas, Engineering, Banking, Finance, Legal, Insurance, Commodities, and Agriculture. As African markets continue to grow and develop, so too does our skill and expertise, ensuring that we deliver the best service to both clients and candidates.

Thanks to our access to global networks and resources, we understand our clients’ cultures, operations, business strategies, and industries. We are always on par with the latest technologies and trends which assist us in sourcing the best talent for clients. Whatever stage of the project lifecycle, we can put forward the right candidates with the right skills.

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Company Location:  Potgietersrus, Limpopo

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