Mechanical Supervisor x2

Website Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia Co. Ltd.

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Purpose of the role:

To overseeing the assembly of heavy mining equipment and machinery at a manufacturing facility and working closely with a team of assembly technicians to ensure that all equipment is assembled efficiently, safely, and to the highest quality standards.

REPORTS TO: ASSEMBLY MANAGER
BRANCH: KANSANSHI

Key Responsibilities.

The Mechanical Supervisor will be required to perform the following tasks:

  • Overseeing the assembly of heavy mining equipment and machinery at the customers site of operations.
  • Leading a team of assembly technicians to ensure that all equipment is assembled efficiently, safely, and to the highest quality standards.
  • Delegate daily jobs to subordinates.
  • Reviewing and interpreting engineering drawings and specifications to ensure that equipment is assembled to the required standards
  • Coordinating with logistics and internal parts teams to ensure that all necessary parts and materials are available when needed.
  • Monitoring and maintaining inventory of assembly materials and supplies.
  • Ensuring compliance with all safety regulations and quality standards throughout the assembly process.
  • Scheduling and coordinating the delivery of equipment to the customer.
  • Ensure daily reports are completed and submitted to the Manager.
  • Ensure all queries are quickly and effectively resolved to improve on customer satisfaction.
  • Conduct coaching and mentoring on team members.
  • Ensure training needs of subordinates identified and submitted to relevant sections.
  • Ensure Health and Safety standards, Regulations and Procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Participate in safety meetings.
  • Work hand in hand with the Safety coordinator to ensure all incidents on the Project are reported, remedial measures enforced and appropriate safety training conducted.
  • Ensure employees wear correct PPE at all times and ensure they adhere to the policy.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Minimum of an Advanced Certificate in Heavy Equipment Repair
  • Diploma in Heavy Equipment Repair/Mechanical engineering from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.
  • Minimum experience of 5 years on heavy equipment machinery in a mining environment.
  • Must have a background in assembly and High Voltage Systems
  • Knowledge of heavy machinery and equipment maintenance is mandatory.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Practicing Member of EIZ.

Competences:

  • Knowledge of Safety Standards
  • Knowledge of the use of parts and service manuals
  • Fundamentals of Electricity Knowledge
  • Fundamentals Hydraulics Knowledge
  • Excellent people Management Skills and team Building
  • Good communication skills with supervisory experience
  • Problem Solving and analytical skills
  • Cost Awareness
  • Ability to work well under pressure

If you meet the requirements above, email your detailed C.V, certified copies of certificates and cover letter in a single document to [email protected], or send your application to:

The Human Resource Manager,

Hitachi Construction Machinery Zambia, Co. Ltd.

KK International Airport Road, Plot 2350/M

P.O. Box 30182, Lusaka.

The closing date for applications is Monday 30th January, 2023. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to humanresourceszambia@hcmaf.com


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