Site Manager

Location: eMalahleni Posted Date: March 20, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 19018 Careermine Job Id: 1838948

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, industrial and forestry industries that maximizes value for customers through innovative solutions. With a full line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels and a global service network, we help customers safely and sustainably optimize their operations. Our Komatsu, P&H, Joy, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC and Gigaphoton equipment and services are used to extract fundamental minerals and develop modern infrastructure.

Job Overview

The following vacancy exists: CPT Engineer (Site Manager): Seriti Kriel Colliery

The position will be based at Kriel Colliery and the incumbent will report to the Sales and Services Manager


  • Ensure all performance objectives are achieved on SS/FMC/CPT program
  • Determine the training needs of all relevant technical personnel and coordinate training
  • Assist the CPT Administration department with the forecast of parts and sub-assemblies and maintain equipment life cycle costing models to operate within budgets
  • Advise, revise, implement and maintain best practices for machine maintenance.
  • Report writing on all relevant activities, technical and operational issues
  • Conduct and attend meetings, drive safety initiatives to achieve zero harm
  • Ensure that all relevant technical information is disseminated within the company (Joy Global)
  • The incumbent must be willing to perform standby duties, work during the night as well as during weekends
  • Travel extensively
  • Positive attitude towards improving efficiency and productivity
  • Emphasis on safety, health and environmental aspects required

Education / Qualification

Minimum Skills and experience required
  • Relevant technical qualification, at least fully qualified Millwright/Electrician with Gas and Flame proofing certificates with at least 5 years underground practical experience. Studying towards an applicable managerial/technical qualification is advantageous
  • Must be keen and have the ability to communicate well verbally and in writing at all levels
  • Computer literacy is essential - MS Office
  • Previous experience in a supervisory capacity is essential - Forecast budgeting and control, machine maintenance management, etc.
  • Relevant underground coal mining experience is required - with reference to machine maintenance and customer support/service
  • Relevant Joy machinery experience is required



Continuous Learning

Effective Relationships

Critical Thinking

Service Orientation

Drive for Results


Business Acumen



Customer Focus



Emotional Intelligence

Essential Job Functions



Operational Excellence

Problem Solving

Results Driven

Talent Development

Technical / Functional Skills

Zero Harm

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.