Plant Services Shift Supervisor (Mechanical / Maintenance / Sag Mills / Crushers / Training / Process Plant) – West Africa

CA Global

Reference No. 445-1901LH

Reference Number: 445-1901LH


Job Description:

Our client is is seeking an experienced Plant Services Shift Supervisor to the mechanical maintenance within their processing plant on their mine site in West Africa.



  • Overseeing shift mechanical maintenance activities within the processing plant and with a strong focus on the training and mentoring of local nationals within the team.
  • Ensuring sufficient training is carried out for plant and production KPI’s and maintenance compliance requirements to be met.
  • Identification and assessment of maintenance issues in the plant.
  • Risk mitigation and management.
  • Providing technical support to management to ensure compliance with processes and procedures.
  • Ensure training is provided in line with OEM standards and recommendations.
  • Ensuring health and safety standards and policies are adhered to.
  • Incident and accident reporting and investigation.
  • Continuous improvement initiatives.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Mechanical Engineering Diploma or Degree from an accredited institution.
  • Supervisory / management certificate advantageous.
  • 5 years previous experience in mechanical maintenance within mining processing plants, including a minimum of 3 years in a Supervisory capacity.
  • 5 years previous experience in processing plant within the mining industry, including sag mills.
  • Strong technical knowledge of mechanical systems, hydraulics, pneumatics, and rotating equipment.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and procedures related to mechanical maintenance.
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and Projects.
  • Strong experience in mentoring, training, coaching and guiding local nationals as an expatriate in Africa.
  • Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply, in line with the company’s diversification initiatives,


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Single status.
  • FIFO roster.
  • Permanent contract (subject to work permit renewal).


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Leanne Laas

Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining


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