Electrical and Instrumentation Planner (m/f)

Dundee Precious Metals

Dundee Precious Metals is recruiting an Electrical and Instrumentation Planner (m/f), to be based in Tsumeb, Namibia.
  • Ensure adherence to all Legal, Health, Safety and Environment standards and policies
  • Lead by example through compliance with the company purpose and values
  • Plan approved work requests and work requested by the maintenance team
  • Along with production representatives, solve planning issues such as job priority, due date, work scope, etc.
  • Plan the functions of the maintenance team for shutdowns to ensure the effective completion of shut down work
  • Ensure drawing updates are done for all equipment modifications in co-operation with document controller
  • Revise completed work orders to ensure all information is documented
  • Create, maintain, and optimize the maintenance program with the maintenance team
  • Ensure that all planned parts are available to maintenance prior to starting the job
  • Create yearly Preventative Maintenance (PMs) workload analysis and review PM strategy accordingly
  • Maintain a strong planning orientation and compliance with the Planning System of the company
  • Coordinate with the production team in terms of scheduling and planning weekly operations and shutdowns
  • Maintain a strong production focus and provide feedback to stakeholders on work done and proactively identify areas to prevent unplanned stoppages
  • Compile and submit reports as required by internal and external stakeholders
  • Recognize and take action in relation to opportunities to prevent breakdowns and to improve overall equipment effectiveness
  • A Grade 12 Certificate, with a minimum of 23 points.
  • A N3 Trade certificate in Electrical or Instrumentation (For Electrical or Instrumentation Planner)
  • A N3 Trade certificate in Mechanical (For Maintenance Planner: Workshops and Infrastructure)
  • A National Diploma in the above disciplines is an added advantage
  • A minimum of 10 year’s relevant post-trade test work experience is required; of which a minimum of 3 years should have been as a Planner. Candidates with more relevant experience will have an added advantage
  • Must have strong Project Management experience
  • Maintenance related experience in a heavy process industry, mining or steel, practicable fitting skills
  • Understanding of Maintenance Management techniques and systems
  • Experience working with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (MAXIMO)
  • Good skills in planning and organizing tasks
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Code B Driver’s License
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office Suite, MS Projects)
  • Indicate the source of this job post:
  • All applications meeting the minimum requirements must be accompanied by a non-returnable detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of qualifications and identification documents (ID)
  • Applications should clearly indicate the position being applied for and should be sent as one PDF attachment. Applications not adhering to these rules will not be considered
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
2. Application
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