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 Senior Manager Technical Plant (Fixed Term Contract)-Generation-Kendal Power Station (External)


Position : Senior Manager Technical Plant (Fixed Term Contract)-Generation-Kendal Power Station (External) Vacancy type: Executive

Task Grade : E-Band

Area of Speacialization : To manage the technical operations function at Kendal Power Station, which ensures that the production plan is met in a sustainable manner and in full compliance with the plant legislation and other statutory requirements.

Department : Office of GM

Business Unit : Kendal Power Station

Location : South Africa (Mpumalanga)

Reference Number : GxExec50728832

Closing Date : 2021/12/14 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements

Qualification(s):  

B Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Chemical, Control & Instrumentation, Industrial or Systems Engineering at NQF 7 level with 360 credits or a
B. Tech in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Chemical, Control & Instrumentation, Industrial or Systems Engineering at NQF 7 level with 360 credits or a
National Higher Diploma in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Chemical, Control & Instrumentation, Industrial or Systems Engineering at NQF 7 level with 360 credits.

Experience:

10 years Power Station experience in a management capacity, plant operations and engineering.

Skills and Competencies

Behavioural:

Honesty, Professionalism
Display integrity
Trustworthiness

Leadership:

Have ability to lead a diverse team
Mentoring and coaching to team members

Knowledge:

Knowledge of plant fundamentals policies
Design codes and standards
Government certificate of competency (GCC) and or plant applicable legislation.
Contract management
Root cause analysis
Technical report writing

Skills:

Communication and negotiation skills
Technical problem-solving skills
Lifecycle planning skills
Analytical skills
Engineering design skills
Cost analysis/economic evaluation skills

Key Responsibilities

Perform operations management in a Power Station and or Energy Industry.
Direct plant and conventional safety programme
Direct plant operations in the design base
Direct Plant life cycle management in plant engineering, operating and maintaining the plant.
Manage plant contracts in line with Power Station policies and commercial procedures.
Human resource management and training
Direct plant finances
Leadership development of key station managers

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