Electrical & Utility Superintendent

This position has been filled.
  • Job ID: 2002333DC
  • Location: Southern Africa
  • Commodity: Nickel
  • Date Posted: February 15, 2016
  • Closing Date:
  • Position Filled: April 04, 2016

Ambatovy Nickel Cobalt mining operations in Madagascar is currently searching for an experienced Electrical & Utility Superintendent to join the Mine Maintenance team on a 12-month contract. Reporting to the Mine Director the incumbent will provide management, supervision and technical support to the maintenance team. The position is responsible for all fixed plant electrical, electrical distribution lines, and control equipment associated with mine infrastructure.

The Company

Globe 24-7 in partnership with Ambatovy, is working together to source experienced and qualified talent for their existing world class lateritic nickel processing facilities and mining operation in Madagascar. Ambatovy is committed to create lasting prosperity for all stakeholders and contribute significantly to sustainable development in Madagascar.

The Role

In this role the successful person will be responsible for:

  • Maintenance of all electrical and instrumentation equipment related to mine site operations as well as mine infrastructures
  • Operation of the waste recuperation site, sewage treatment plant and water treatment plant
  • Maintenance of buildings and associated services infrastructure
  • Execute maintenance and operation work while respecting statutory requirements, local laws and regulations, and OEM equipment safety requirements
  • Promote preventive maintenance by motivating personnel under supervision to plan and prepare effective work schedules in conjunction with Maintenance planning department
  • Oversee and maintain the quality of workmanship for contractor works executed under supervision. This may include O&M Service contracts which are assigned
  • Perform Safety workplace audits of areas under responsibility
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual maintenance budget for equipment under responsibility
  • Train and mentor competent Malagasy employees as per Ambatovy succession plan

The Requirements

  • Trade Certificate with 10 -15 years relevant experience in progressive supervisory roles
  • Technical diploma or degree with 5 to 10 years relative experience in progressive supervisory roles
  • Solid experience in operation and maintenance practices
  • Microsoft Office Suite of Products – Word, Project, Excel, Power Point & Access
  • Computerised Maintenance management Systems – Ex.  Oracle, Ellipse, Pronto, MIMS, SAP or other
  • Ability to communicate effectively in French and a working knowledge of written and spoken English

The Rewards

The position offers a competitive remuneration package and is available on a 6/2 rotational status. Lodging and meals are provided with a fully equipped gym on site.

Contact Us

Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document, via the form below:

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