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Monday, April 30, 2018

4 Mechanical Technicians Job at Lafarge - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
4 Mechanical Technicians

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
18th May 2018

Duty Station:

If you are looking for a career that will introduce you to cutting-edge exposure and an exciting work environment both locally and globally - join us and become part of our legendary Hima Cement brand
Position: 4 Mechanical Technicians

Job Role: Contribute to ensuring that mechanical equipment in his/her allocated shop is well maintained at optimum cost and in compliance with the OH&S regulations.
1. Mechanical Maintenance Operation:
  • Carry out robust troubleshooting oi mechanical failures in the plant, repair with high precision of quality.
  • Contribute to the analysis of equipment mechanical failures
  • problems, recommending beat corrective actions.
  • Record anomalies observed on the equipment during maintenance or daily inspection.
  • Perform trial of equipment after every maintenance activity. 
  • Ensure timely readiness to efficiently tackle emergencies or urgent breakdowns as programmed with On-Call Team Leader.
  • Execute weekly work orders according to preventive maintenance plans or scheduled corrective maintenance actions.
  • Participate in development oi execution Job Plans for all maintenance activities she/he is involved in.
  • Proposes & executes cost reduction initiatives to extend mechanical life of the plant equipment.
  • Perform daily walk by inspections on equipment & generate feedback reports.
2. Management — Planning & Cost Control
  • Support the Mechanical Manager in the control of the maintenance budget.
  • Ensuring planning and follow-up on key tasks & costs through executing effective solutions to achieve budget and to meet or exceed targets for the assigned equipment.
3. Standards
  • Comply with regulations, company goals, mics, local permits, policies and procedures, optimize the internal processes and structures. 
  • Respect MAC standard, follow up weekly MAC target of scheduling compliance.
4. OH&S and Environment
  • Mechanical technicians to guarantee compliance with OH&S and environment policies.
  • Comply with all health, safety & environment procedures to ensure zero harm. Contribute to plant housekeeping and cleanliness.
Education & Experience:
  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent education/experience.
  • At least three (3) years‘ working experience in a busy industrial setting‘ Technical Competences 
  • Knowledge of cement production process.
  • Strong knowledge of basic maintenance tasks (welding, hydraulics, pneumatics, bearing installations, shaft alignment) preferred. '
  • Understanding of cement manufacturing process.
  • Understanding of characteristics & properties of cement and intermediate products.
  • Knowledge of material transport equipment. 
  • Knowledge of all parts of crushers, vertical roller mill, ball mills, rotary kiln, de~dusting & packers.
Leadership & Behavior Skills
  • Think the business: Analysis and problem solving, business and financial minded.
  • Deliver results: Performs execution, customer focus, supports action, change and innovation quality work performance.
  • Energize people: Cultivates relationships and networks, works in teams and cooperates.
  • Act as a role model: Adapts and learns. establishes trust and confidence.
Job application procedure
Send your applications via: . Indicate the title of the job in the subject line and attach your CV and a cover letter. Closing date: 18th May 2018