Senior Engineering Manager – Hot Metals

Senior Engineering Manager – Hot Metals

World Class Lead/Metal recycler seeking Engineering Manager to manage plant maintenance & projects, Must have GCC, BSc Mech/Industrial Engineering Degree or Equivalent with experience in: Manufacturing plant maintenance, Hot Metal, Building & Construction regulations, Building Materials & Engineering Practices, Metallurgical Processes, ISO:9001/14001/50001, OHSAS 45001, 5S & TPM + Sig Sigma Black Belt & Lean Mgt.

Key Objective
To professionally manage the overall coordination and management of the plant maintenance and project functions to satisfy the long and short-term objectives of the company operating from the manufacturing plant in Wadeville.

This position reports to the Operations Manager


  • BSc Mechanical/ Industrial Engineering Degree or Equivalent.


  • GCC
  • Minimum 5 years industrial related project management experience preferably in a hot metal environment.
  • Minimum 3 years of increasingly responsible experience, including experience in successfully managing various projects.
  • 5 years of general maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • 3 years in a management position, with an emphasis on project management.
  • Sound knowledge of general machinery, process flow and maintenance principles
  • General understanding of contract administration, business principals, budgets and cost control.
  • Sound understanding of requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50 001 and OHSAS 45001.
  • Working knowledge of 5S & TPM,
  • Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean Management principles.


  • Sound knowledge of project management and plant maintenance
  • Advanced knowledge of Building and Construction regulations
  • Sound knowledge of building materials and engineering practices
  • Outstanding grasp of metallurgical concepts and processes
  • A broad understanding of each engineering discipline
  • General understanding of :
  • Contract administration
  • Business principals and business law
  • Commercial awareness
  • Budgets and cost control
  • Proficiency in MS Office software, and other company and discipline specific software applications.


  • Cost – deliverables are being completed within the baselined cost plan.
  • Progress – deliverables are being completed within the baselined time scales.
  • Quality – deliverables are being completed to defined expectations, first time.
  • Performance (Value) – progress is being earned for the expected cost.
  • Cash flow – net project cash flow is being achieved as the defined expectations.
  • SHE – the required Safety, Health & Environmental standards are being achieved.
  • Regulatory – all required statutory and regulatory conditions are being met.
  • Reporting – regular and timely reporting of project progress to managers.
  • Risk – to proactively manage foreseen project risk, mitigating as necessary.
  • Change – managing changes to the project without unduly affecting the stated objectives and benefits.


  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Ability to motivate people effectively
  • Ability to work with staff and individuals from different organisations and at different levels of seniority, Evidence of analytical, investigative and problem -solving abilities., Ability to work on own or as a member of a team

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