The role
Productivity Partner
This service is rendered to Sandvik clients (internal and external) this position is for a Productivity Partner to partner with relevant stakeholders on challenges regarding safety, reliability through best practices (e.g. maintenance scheduling, parts planning, equipment health checks, technical training) across the Northern Cape Area.
To assist stakeholders in achieving:
  • High equipment availability, reliability and productivity through improved maintenance and operation practices to ultimately reduce the equipment total cost of ownership
  • Improve MTBF (mean time before failure) and/or reduce MTTR (mean time to repair), by supporting the maintenance schedule, parts selection and inventory forecasting, technical coaching and training, equipment health checks.
  • Coordination with machine down support and 24/7 customer assistance programs and however necessarily with Sandvik
  • This position requires ample time spend per site, i.e. starting up a performance contract or complete a specific project.
  • Requirement is to have excellent communication skills, should lead by example, passion for maintaining equipment as well as share equipment knowledge, working according to Sandvik standard & procedures.
Your profile
  • Grade 12 (Matric) or equivalent qualification
  • Tertiary Diploma engineering / Managerial program in operations field
  • Trade Certificate of Competence, Diesel Mechanic, Auto Electrical, Millwright, Mechanical Fitter
  • Minimum 3 year experience working as Field Service Technician / managing performance contracts / supervising maintenance crew’s
  • Basic Computer literacy
  • English proficiency
  • Code 08 license
  • Full physical & medical certificate to work in mining environment
  • Product specialist in Sandvik equipment range
Experience in:
  • Maintenance of earth moving equipment
  • Underground & Open cast mining environment
  • Sandvik equipment knowledge
  • Field service and performance contract involvement
Northern Cape area Kathu, travelling is essential between sites Kimberly, Kathu, Aggenys, you will be required to be on a specific site for uncertain periods
Who may apply
All applicants outside South Africa must ensure that they are able to secure a work permit and permanent residence prior to applying for any advertised positions.
How to apply
To apply, please click on the ‘Apply for this job’ button, or access the Sandvik website www.sandvik.com/career.
Applications close: 7 April 2017
Job Reference No: 350416
If you have any further queries, please contact us on 0800 331 331.
Recruiter: Emelda Moganedi
Sandvik is committed to representivity in the composition of its employees and the creation of job opportunities across all sectors of the South African population.
Deadline: 7 Apr
Job-ID: 350416