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Available Jobs Mechanical Engineering / Trades

19Sep
Lusaka, Zambia

Our client is looking for a strong Workshop Manager to join their team as Workshop/Operations Manager
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Responsibilities and Duties Include but are not subject to:

Analyze current procedures and activities to identify and present opportunities for improvement of the workshop.
Ensure that the department is adequately staffed to achieve objectives, and that technicians are aware of procedures for using new products and equipment.
Facilitate the orientation of new team members in collaboration with the Workshop Supervisor by familiarizing them with work surroundings, explaining work hours, procedures, use of equipment and job expectations and ensure that new team members understand their respective duties.
Ensure adequate maintenance of tools, equipment and other materials in the Service Area.
Facilitate the training and development of team members in the department, by providing feedback and coaching to support improvements in their job performance.
Conduct annual Performance Appraisal for Workshop Personnel.
Provide advice and technical assistance to team members.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Candidate plus 3 bed house on site and additional benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Mechanical Engieneering Degree <br>
Key Skills
Hardworking
Trustworthy
Truck Mechanical Knowledge ESSENTIAL

Additional Requirements

workshop
management
operations
management

Our client, a large manufacturing company outside of Harare, is now looking for a mature male Maintenance Manager / Mechanical Engineer to join them ASAP.
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Duties to include:
To carry out repairs & maintenance on various manufacturing machinery & equipment
Production planning & scheduling
Oversee electrical department
Stock control
Quality control
Staff management

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $2000 - $2500 gross

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering Degree or Diploma <br> Must have worked on old and new machines <br>
Key Skills
Prior experience working on 8 tonne and 20 tonne boilers
Prior experience overseeing an electrical department
Hands on

Additional Requirements

Engineering
Mechanical
Plant Maintenance
Management
13Sep
Lusaka, Zambia

Out Client is looking for a Workshop Manager who has had experience in workshops repairing tractors, combine harvesters and construction machinery to join their team in Lusaka or Mkushi.
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Duties Include:
Responsible planning, leading, organizing, and supervising the day to day activities of the Workshop Section, controlling the quality of repairs
Supervise the maintenance and repair of all of the vehicle fleet, including Tractor Trailers and other technical
Support equipment (electrical, electronic and mechanical) ensuring that overhauls, preventative maintenance and repair are done in a cost effective manner, with attention given to quality and longer duration of equipment.
Ensure that the equipment is maintained in a safe and reliable working condition in accordance with planned preventive maintenance program and to identify and rectify repetitive problems
Committed to providing leadership and direction to labor to ensure that they present the epitome of end results
Proficient in leading and controlling skilled labor and work crews engaged in all mechanical aspects of the project, along with the ability to optimize resources and ensure timely completion

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
University / College degree in Mechanical or related field. <br> Requires at least 5 to 7 years of general supervisory experience in general maintenance section, Responsible maintenance and repair experience, including specific knowledge of electrical, electronic and mechanical and related <br> Requires specific technical knowledge of maintenance and repair of various vehicles, including Tractors <br> Professional technical qualifications in the vehicle and equipment domain<br>
Key Skills
Leadership and management skills with an ability to motivate others.
Hands on ‘real-world’ mechanical experience and knowledge
Sound judgment informed by extensive practical knowledge and experience.
Innovative, inventive and analytical, able to pre-empt and resolve problems with ease.
responsive and good under pressure.
Able to handle conflict and resolve differences of opinion

Additional Requirements

Mechanical
Tractors / Combines / Construction
06Sep
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a well established agricultural company, is now looking for a young male Maintenance and Workshop Manager to join them asap.
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The role will suit a mechanically minded male willing to work outdoors who has experience organizing a workshop and maintenance of vehicles and equipment

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Preferably to have experience vehicle and equipment maintenance <br> At least 3 years experience within a similar role <br>
Key Skills
Technically minded
Hands-on
Proactive & hardworking

Additional Requirements

Maintenance
Workshop
Agriculture
25Aug
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is an excellent organisation, who is now looking for an additional Maintenance Artisan to join their growing team.Read More

The role will take responsibility, working as part of a team, for ensure all equipment is in good working order and any repairs are down in an efficient manner to ensure the least downtime.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $1,000 Gross Neg

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must be a qualified Class One Fitter and Turner.
Key Skills
Must have 3 years experience in a manufacturing environment.

Additional Requirements

Fitter and Turner
Maintenance
Artisan
Manufacturing

Our Client is looking for a Maintenance Specialist / Carpenter to join their team. This position will be based in Francistown, BotswanaRead More

Duties to include:
Performs a variety of skilled carpentry work in the maintenance and repair of buildings, facilities, and fixtures.
Alters, repairs, inspects and constructs articles and structures of wood, including partitions, counters, doors, window frames, scaffolds, forms and fences.
Constructs and repairs furniture, equipment and wooden fixtures such as cabinets, countertops, desks, and shelves and other delicate hand made items.
Hangs drywall; performs taping and texturing and drywall repairs.?
Lays and repairs floors
Operates saws, lathes, planers, shapers, joiners, sanders, and other woodworking equipment.
Performs glazing and roof repair functions.
Plans, organizes and lays out assigned tasks; estimates labor and material project costs.
Monitors supply and equipment inventories and recommends/requisitions purchases.?
Maintains a variety of records including those related to preventive maintenance and service performed.
Performs semi-skilled duties related to other maintenance trade areas.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Salary & Benefits
Salary is commensurate with experience, Funeral cover for up to 11 family members. 26 day working month with 24 days of Annual Leave. (Francistown based)

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $Negotiable plus benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Fully Qualified Carpenter
Key Skills
KNOWLEDGE OF:
Skilled methods, techniques, supplies, materials, and equipment utilized in carpentry work pertaining to facilities, building, and equipment maintenance, repair, and construction.
Principles and procedures of routine preventive maintenance.
Occupational hazards and standard safety practices.
ABILITY TO: Drive a service vehicle to and from work sites.
Operate a variety of manual and motorized tools.
Accurately estimate time and material costs.?
Perform highly skilled and complex craft maintenance functions.?
Interpret blueprints, plans, drawings, schematics, and other data pertaining to the maintenance, repair, and construction of facilities, office buildings, and equipment.
Understand and carry out oral and written directions with minimal accountability controls.
Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted during the cou

Additional Requirements

Carpentry
General Buildings Maintenance
23Jun
Lusaka, Zambia

Our Client is looking for competent and qualified personnel for project based work. The company will offer 6 months fixed term contracts. Read More

Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum 5 years Welding Experience
Key Skills
Proven experience as welder
Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures
Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing
Deftness and attention to detail
Proficient in English
Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
Professional Certification

Additional Requirements

23Jun
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for competent and qualified personnel for project based work. The company will offer 6 months fixed term contracts.Read More

Bell, bead with power hammers, or weld pressure vessel tube ends, in order to ensure leakproof joints.
Bolt or arc-weld pressure vessel structures and parts together, using wrenches and welding equipment.
Examine boilers, pressure vessels, tanks, and vats to locate defects such as leaks, weak spots, and defective sections so that they can be repaired.
Inspect assembled vessels and individual components, such as tubes, fittings, valves, controls, and auxiliary mechanisms, to locate any defects.
Install manholes, handholes, taps, tubes, valves, gauges, and feedwater connections in drums of water tube boilers, using hand tools.
Install refractory bricks and other heat-resistant materials in fireboxes of pressure vessels.
Lay out plate, sheet steel, or other heavy metal, and locate and mark bending and cutting lines, using protractors, compasses, and drawing instruments or templates.
Locate and mark reference points for columns or plates on boiler foundations, following blueprints and using straightedges, squares, transits, and measuring instruments.
Position, align, and secure structural parts and related assemblies to boiler frames, tanks, or vats of pressure vessels, following blueprints.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Minimum 5 years Boiler Maker Experience <br>
Key Skills
Physical strength and fitness.
An eye for detail.
Technical and mechanical aptitude.
Patience and accuracy.
The ability to handle tools and machinery.
Problem-solving skills.

Additional Requirements

21Feb
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client, a large production/manufacturing company, is now looking for an Engineering Manager to join them outside of Harare.Read More

Responsible for managing the production, factories & staff.
Manage all aspects of Engineering & Fabrication.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $5000 gross plus benefits

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Engineering / Fabrication / Irrigation
Key Skills
Strong Management Skills.
Good knowledge & experience of pumps/motors/electrical/irrigation.
Hands-on/Proactive.

Additional Requirements

Engineering
Fabrication
Management