Power Metal Resources drc

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Reference Number: 930-1210LH

Job Description: 

Our client is seeking a qualified Senior Mobile Maintenance Manager with strong experience on Caterpillar and Hitachi equipment to lead their maintenance team in the DRC.


  • Oversee planned and unplanned maintenance of all mobile equipment, vehicles and ancillary equipment.
  • 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 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • French communication skills advantageous.
  • 15 years’ experience in the maintenance of Caterpillar and Hitachi earth moving equipment.
  • 7 years’ experience in a management level role on a mine site.
  • 5 years’ experience in underground mining environments.
  • Strong CMMS experience.
  • Previous experience as an expatriate in Africa.
  • Experience mentoring and training subordinates of diverse cultural backgrounds.

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • FIFO rotation.
  • Long term contract.