CA Mining Mining Review Africa Jobs
CA Mining Mining Review Africa

Are you a Principal Maintenance Engineer with experience on both fixed and mobile plant in the mining industry?
This could be the opportunity for you!
Our client is seeking a qualified individual to join their team in Gauteng, with travel into Africa.


  • Develop and implement preventative and planned maintenance strategies to ensure plant and equipment availability.
  • Provide technical support to operations.
  • Drive defect elimination.
  • Enhance asset life, reliability and availability.
  • Spares procurement.
  • Identify training opportunities for initial training and progression training of maintenance team.
  • Ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld at all times.


  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Diploma or Degree.
  • GCC Mines advantageous.
  • Asset management qualification advantageous.
  • Professional Engineering certification advantageous.
  • 10 years’ experience in mechanical engineering maintenance within the mining industry including both fixed and mobile plant.
  • Previous project management experience.
  • Experience with defect elimination, condition monitoring and asset management.
  • Experience with financial analysis of maintenance improvements.
  • CMMS experience.
  • Previous experience as an expatriate in Africa advantageous.
  • Experience mentoring and training subordinates of diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Candidate must be prepared to travel extensively in Africa.

Contractual information:

  • Permanent contract.