General Engineering Specialist at Storm Mountain Diamonds


All Qualified Basotho applicants are invited to submit their Resume and certified academic qualifications for the position of General Engineering Specialist on or before 15th March 2019. Applications should be submitted to the following email address: [email protected] or hand delivered to Maseru Office, 15UN Road, Sentinel Park Office. The Position is based at SMD Mine, Kao.

• Ensure compliance with legal requirements and company standards
• Entrenching the Company’s Safety, Health and Environmental Management Program
• Develop and manage the operational budget
• Set maintenance standards in line with production targets 
• Develop and maintenance business relationship with stakeholders
• Managing contractors
• Provide technical support to subordinates (Electrical, Mechanical, Boilermaking, Instrumentation and Rigging)
• Performance management of subordinates
• Implement and manage systems to ensure safe and uninterrupted production
• Investigate accidents and ensure that appropriate remedial actions are implemented at all operations to proactively reduce risk
• Monitor key performance indicators and ensure timeous and relevant reaction to anomalies 
• Ensure projects are properly assessed and executed and capital effectively managed 
• Drive optimisation in areas of availability, reliability, operability and cost control 
• Assist to create and revise standards

• Degree or Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering 
• Government Certificate of Competency (Mines and Works) will be advantageous
• Driver’s License (Code B)
• 5 years’ experience in an Engineering Supervisory position in Mining and/or Process Industry 
• Strong technical, communication, planning and organization skills
• Asset Management Experience with emphasis on planned maintenance, defect elimination, work management and materials management

• Well-developed Leadership Skills with managerial and technical acumen 
• Demonstrated experience coaching, mentoring and developing staff in a developing country 
• Demonstrated commitment to ensuring a safe working 
• Sound Knowledge of all fields of Engineering 
• Budgeting and Cost control skills
• Presentation and Report writing skills
• Skilled in complex problem solving 
• Self-Motivated and Driven 
• Can work under pressure
• Computer Literacy (Microsoft Office)

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.