Acacia Mining seeks to employ a Maintenance Scheduler based at Bulyanhulu Mine in Tanzania. This role reports to the First Line Leader Maintenance Planning and the role holder will be accountable to optimise Bulyanhulu's maintenance performance by using best practice maintenance planning and scheduling techniques and the Pronto maintenance management system.
This is a permanent role, with the work roster being seven (7) days day shift, seven (7) days night shift and seven (7) days off.
CORE ACCOUNTABILITIES • Ensure safe work practices by attending compulsory safety courses and meetings, use of required PPE, incident/accident reporting and ensuring total adherence to all Safety, Occupational Health and Environmental Policies, as well as other policies, procedures and guidelines. • Ensure that there is means of identifying hazards and rectifying them by means of conducting risk assessments for the protection of other employees and mining property. • Ensure that all components change out forms have been accurately completed by First Line Leaders and distributed to Planners. • Distribution of the weekly work schedule. • Gather and distribute planned work material on all the schedules, and tag and document unused materials to be returned to the Warehouse. • Review of all fully planned jobs for daily work load leveling. • Creating Work Orders for all breakdowns in the area of deployment. • Compliance to oil and fuel issuing and capturing of all the Oil/ Fuel information. • Ensure accuracy in capturing of Work Order feedback and in the ordering of breakdown parts and collection of the same. • Comply fully to Acacia planning business processes and Computerized Maintenance Management System. • Ensure accurate labour hours are captured for Work Orders and ensure that all work order information is accurate. • Compile accurate work order compliance reports. • Ensure that revised schedules are communicated to production and First Line Leaders at all times. • Collection and verification of all completed Work Orders ensuring that they are closed off for the previous period. • Ensure that equipment is available as scheduled and notify the equipment owner of delays and upon completion of scheduled work. • Responsible for scheduling of breakdown activities (unplanned activities) and ensure that Work Orders are created for each breakdown activity. • Ensure that reports are always on time, very accurate and contain appropriate content.
Qualification Requirements: • Full Technician Certificate (FTC) or Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering • VETA Trade Test Grade One in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Experience Requirements: • Previous experience in a similar role. • Proven knowledge of mineral processing and mining equipment. • Microsoft Office Suite of Products – Outlook, Word, Project, Excel and Access. • Computerised Maintenance Management Systems – Ellipse, Pronto and MIMS.
Skills / Knowledge Requirements: • Time management, scheduling and planning • Ability work under pressure • Should be a team player • Ability to learn fast and adapt to situations • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and written • Ability to produce high quality work with attention to detail • Should have good analytical skills