AEL Mining Services is a leading developer, producer and supplier of commercial explosives, initiating systems and blasting services for mining, quarrying and construction markets in Africa and beyond.
AEL Mining Services is a Division of AECI Ghana Limited , and a subsidiary of AECI Limited, listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.
Designation : Regional Engineering Manager
Department : ENGINEERING & MAINTENANCE
Purpose of Job To manage and oversee the On Time In Full( OTIF) delivery of equipment, oversee explosives manufacturing plants , Mobile Manufacturing Units (MMUs), Rapid Loading Tankers, Emulsion Bulk Tankers and magazines to various divisional segments and countries within the business for efficient operations.
Required Outputs Functional Outputs To :
oversee and manage the logistics of product delivery of vehicles and trucks
oversee the monitoring of maintenance schedules and planning of equipment in the business
ensure Quality control (including calibration) is up to date for all MMUs
manage and maintain MMU, LDV, Tanker, Silo and Transporter fleet
manage the coordinated, efficient and effective provision of support and services for day to day operations at customer sites in the business
oversee build as well as rebuild program on MMUs
prepare maintenance budgets and control cost within same budget and rolling forecast to ensure we do not exceed the agreed expenditure and keep operating cost to the minimum.
ensure critical spare store management and cycle count.
observe and ensure compliance with governance and established policies, systems, procedure and practices
produce report on all areas as required to guide management for efficient operations.
perform any other duties as the exigencies of the job require to ensure efficient and continuous business operation.
oversee the manufacturing process (including legal aspects) of various explosives manufacturing plants and assembly lines
Continuous professional development
People management and development
Required Skills or Experience
Minimum of a recognised University degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 7-10 years engineering experience with at least 5 years at senior management level
Holder of MinCom Certificate of Competency Engineering Superintendent or Engineering Manager
Certified member of the Ghana Institute of Engineers will be an advantage
Knowledge of Explosives manufacturing plants would be advantageous
Working knowledge of company procedures performance management, disciplinary and grievance handling, emergency procedures both plant and transport
Knowledge of vehicle loading standards and explosives handling procedures
Sound knowledge and understanding of customers and their operations
Good customer relationship at all levels of management
MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
Working knowledge of the mining industry will be an advantage
Excellent communication skills(written and oral)
Ability to think strategically and conceptually