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Service Engineer (Technical Support / Gas Engines / Mechanic / Caterpillar)

Are you a qualified Service Engineer with a background in gas engines used in Caterpillar heavy eqCA Mining Mining Review Africauipment and generators?
This could be the opportunity for you!
Our client is seeking a qualified individual to join their team in West Africa.


  • Reporting to the Service Operations Manager, your main function will be to ensure the availability of equipment by assisting the Service Team with technical problems and ensuring maintenance and repair standards are maintained.
  • Lead Engineer for major rebuilds.
  • Troubleshooting specialist.
  • Technical support in the field and workshop.
  • Ensure health, safety and environmental standards are adhered to.
  • Train and mentor subordinates.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Trade Tested Diesel Mechanic or similar qualification.
  • Knowledge of SI (spark-ignition) gas engine systems and duel fuel systems.
  • Training on Caterpillar gas engines used in heavy equipment and generators advantageous.
  • Previous experience as an expatriate in Africa essential.
  • Experience on remote mine sites essential.
  • Experience mentoring and training subordinates of diverse cultural backgrounds.

Contractual information:

  • Single status rotational position.
  • Rotation of 10 weeks on & 3 weeks off.