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Employment Opportunity : Maintenance Manager

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Maintenance Manager (Grade P5/S6/HRL19)

Sappi Specialised Cellulose
Saiccor Mill - Engineering


Sappi Saiccor require a suitable Maintenance Manager to provide the leadership with cost effective and efficient maintenance through the establishment of engineering maintenance procedures and standards. The enforcement of these standards is to maximise production of dissolving pulp and efficiency of companies' physical assets.

REPORTING TO the Engineering Manager

  • Continuous improvement of production plant equipment and system maintenance.
  • Maintenance Management (Identify, rectify, quantify and minimize the risk of failure to plant.)
  • Resource Management (Labour, funding. Materials, contractors)
  • Legal & statutory compliance appointed GMR 16(2) in area of direct responsibility
  • Manage performance of sub-ordinates
  • Integration of new plant into maintenance strategy
  • Initiating and implementing engineering and maintenance procedures and standards
  • Responsibility to ensure both Short and Long Interval Shut Execution is optimized and performed efficiently
  • Responsibility for management of Plant condition through the long term Maintenance Data Base
  • Manages, evaluates and approves the integration of ISO and Plant Maintenance requirements throughout all operating units and recommendations of corrective actions for identified deviations.
  • Management of the maintenance cost elements of the operational budget inclusive of shut and renewal components for each respective area.
  • SAP PAM - Utilisation and Data Base Integrity as per business processes
  • Correct Cost settlements for Maintenance and Shut Costs
  • Authorisation of all drawings and plant modifications in area of responsibility

  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Planning and organizing skills
  • Strategic agility
  • Knowledge of RCM, PdM maintenance principles & SAP 4.6 PM and PS business processes
  • Problem analysis and problem solving skills
  • Project Management skills

  • 4 Year B. degree in Engineering / or National Higher Diploma in Engineering
  • GCC Factories & Relevant management qualification
  • Registration as a professional engineer would be advantageous
  • 8 - 10 years relevant experience


Closing date for applications: 16 November 2017.

Applications to be submitted online: via Sappi Career Page

Sappi career page can be accessed via Sappi Global Intranet pages or www.sappi.com

Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful

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