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Position Plant Engineer
Area Cape Town
Salary R550, 000 TO R 600,000
Company type National FMCG Company
  • Must be a qualified  Mechanical/Electrical Engineer with a government ticket
  • Boiler and compressor experience required
  • Experience in Food processing plants
  • IR and HR handling experience
  • Working knowledge of occupational Health and Safety act
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Knowledge of Pragma maintenance systems will be an advantage
  • Good communication skills
  • Planning skills                       
Key performance
  • To run an asset care program aimed at increasing the operating time of the plant and decreasing the maintenance costs. Legal appointment for site Health and Safety
    • To plan and co-ordinate the maintenance function within the factory, which will include:
    • Develop and implement a maintenance strategy for the unit
    • The application and maintenance of the PRAGMA maintenance system
    • Assist with breakdown maintenance
    • 20 Keys implementation
    • Scheduling and planning major/minor shutdown maintenance and sourcing of contractors.
    • Capex writing, implementation and tracking
    • Project management
    • Assist with writing Best Operating Practices and implementation thereof (operator training)
    • Assist to improve Key Production Indicators
    • % overall availability
    • % overall efficiency
    • To implement and enforce the established Health and Safety system  with specific emphasis but not limited to the following:
    • Chair the Safety committee
    • Machine Safeguarding.
    • Wearing of Personal Protective Equipment.
    • Observe all work practices in area of responsibility
    • Identify and report unsafe practices
    • Emergency corrections to unsafe practices
    • Adhere to personal and factory standards of hygiene requirements, for HACCP and ISO 22000
    • Assist with re-engineering and process improvement
    • Control and manage maintenance budget
    • Manage the boilerhouse
    • Monthly reporting
    • Optimize utilities and energy consumption
    • Meet factory Environmental standards
Duration permanent
Equity yes
Contact Loek Wildenburg