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Reference Number: 908-0309LH

Job Description: 
Our client is seeking a qualified Mobile Maintenance Manager with strong experience on Caterpillar and Hitachi equipment as well as dewatering pumps to join their team in the DRC.


  • Oversee planned and unplanned maintenance of all mobile equipment, vehicles and dewatering pumps.
  • Ensure equipment and vehicles are in suitable working order and safe for use.
  • Ensure that maintenance is planned and carried out in a suitable manner.
  • Ensure that maintenance is carried out in a cost-effective manner, while upholding the highest quality of work.
  • Maintenance planning and ensuring that department managers are aware of schedules.
  • Budgeting and cost control.
  • Mentoring and training of subordinates.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill 

  • Diesel Mechanic Trade Certificate or Mechanical Diploma or Degree.
  • Safety training / qualifications advantageous.
  • 15 years’ experience in the maintenance of Caterpillar and Hitachi earth moving equipment, vehicles and dewatering pumps within a mining environment.
  • 8 years' experience in a management level role on a mine site.
  • Previous experience as an expatriate in Africa.
  • Experience mentoring and training subordinates of diverse cultural backgrounds.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO rotation.
  • Option of married status.
  • Long term contract.