Position details

Vacancy id VAC-6589
Job title VAC-6589 Maintenance Manager
Location Antananarivo
Apply by 30-Jan-2022
Start date 31-Jan-2022
Duration 1 year
Number of vacancies 1
Qualification Bachelor's in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with at least 5 years’ experience as Maintenance Manager on a large capacity Gas or Diesel Engine Power Plant preferably under O & M Contract and 15 years minimum working experience in Power Plants. (essential).
Sector experience Minimum of 5 year/s of demonstrable relevant Engineering – Mechanical experience (essential).
Minimum of 3 year/s of demonstrable relevant Power Plant experience (essential).
Minimum of 5 year/s of demonstrable relevant Engineering – Electrical experience (essential).
Minimum of 5 year/s of demonstrable relevant Maintenance experience (essential).
Geographical experience Minimum of 3 year/s of experience in Africa (desirable).
Languages Fluent in English (essential).
Fluent in French (essential).

Job description

CTG overview

CTG stands for Committed To Good. With an ethical approach at the heart of all that we do, it is a description that makes us proud. Respect for the fundamental human rights of our staff, and those our staff encounter, is a cornerstone of our values. We strive for gender equality, inclusion and diversity, providing fair and equal opportunities for all. We take a zero tolerance approach to corruption and stay true to local labour laws and all local statutory requirements. In operation since 2006, today we are honoured to serve clients in 15 fragile and conflict-affected states assisting with disaster relief, peace building, humanitarian aid and development programmes through our specialised recruitment, HR management and operational services.

Overview of position

Symbion Energy is currently looking for qualified candidates to a fill position to manage one 40MW HFO plant, expanding to include seven additional power plants totalling 112MW.

Role objectives

·       In collaboration with the Plant Manager, prepares the Annual Maintenance Plan based on the Annual Operating Plan and the Annual Maintenance Budget for the corresponding Spare Parts, Materials and other Supplies requirements of the Plant Maintenance and to plan, organize and implement the proper implementation of all maintenance activities.

·       Ensures that policies and procedures are adopted and implemented for the good, proper and efficient maintenance of the Power Plant and ensures the compliance of the employees under his command.

·       Provides sound leadership and ensures the continuous development and training of Maintenance Personnel in response to the changes in priorities, practices and Technical knowhow.

·       Reviews and evaluates the operating data of the Plant’s machineries and equipment. Plans, organizes and implements corrective actions to ensure their maximum operational efficiency. To determine and implement improvements to attain the best operation and maintenance of the Plant as according to the Company’s and International acceptable Standards.

·       To develop data in reference to the Maintenance Budget of the Plant, ensuring that costs are controlled within the amount of approved expenditures and advises the Plant Manager of exceptional matters related to maintenance. To review the Purchase Orders that exceed a predetermined level of approval, before which it allows their achievement.

·       To organize and ensure that the Engines and Auxiliaries are prepared for the Annual Capacity Test and to organize and have the Plant prepared for the Annual Environmental Compliance Audit to obtain the necessary Permit to Operate.

·       To coordinate to all departments regarding Work Plans to determine priorities based on necessities in order not to disrupt the smooth operation of the Plant.

·       Keeps detailed records of the status of the Plant in order to keep track of the different Predictive, Preventive and Corrective types of Maintenances, the parts replacements, and the maintenance costs.

·       In coordination with the Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Officer, ensures the implementation and compliance of the Facility with respect to the Environmental Rules and Regulations and promotes the timely preparation of Reports as required.

·       Prepare daily, weekly, monthly and annual reports, recommendations and records for the continuing maintenance and management of a world class facility.

·       To develop and monitor Investment Budget and expenses of the maintenance area to ensure the optimization of investment and keep costs under strict control.

·       Prepare Spare Parts, Materials and other Supplies requirements of the whole Plant, to make Purchase Requisitions and acquires Price Quotations and create Purchase Orders for approval of the Plant Manager for final procurement.

·       To carry out Annual Performance Evaluation of his staff to determine the area of improvement and training needs.

Project reporting

This role reports to the Project Manager 

Key competencies

 Qualifications:

·       Must be a Mechanical or Electrical Engineer with at least 5 years’ experience as Maintenance Manager on a large capacity Gas or Diesel Engine Power Plant preferably under O & M Contract and 15 years minimum working experience in Power Plants.

·       Computer literate and must have knowledge working on any Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) Software

Team management

Team management experience is required for this role.

Further information
  • Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.