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VAC4247 - Crane Manager DP World Caucedo

Division Technical
Location Caucedo, Dominican Republic
Closing Date 28-Feb-2019
Crane Manager

Reporting to DP World Caucedo´s Engineering Manager, the position is currently located at Dominican Republic.


  • Collaborate in the development and control of the mechanical, hydraulic and electrical Preventive and Predictive Maintenance Plan for gantry and mobile cranes and associated facilities to ensure the availability of an adequate maintenance plan for the proper functioning of equipment.
  • Supervise and control the activities of predictive, preventive and corrective maintenance, coordinating with Operations the availability of equipment to ensure maximum operational availability of equipment and its facilities, minimizing interruptions in operations.
  • Supervise and control the activities carried out by specialized contractors (eg: equipment suppliers, repair of crane lifts, etc.) to ensure that repairs are carried out according to the specifications and that the equipment is in proper operating conditions.
  • Identify and analyze mechanical and electrical failures of the equipment, determining its causes, to collaborate in the development of technical solutions to ensure the timely reliability and operational availability.
  • Carry out the implementation of minor modifications and detailed engineering in equipment and facilities, proposed by the area or required by Operations to ensure the changes in equipment and facilities that meet needs and increase their efficiency
  • Supervise and control compliance with the standards and practices of quality, environmental care, energy, safety and occupational health and social responsibility participating in implementation and improvement to ensure compliance with current standards (RS, ISO 9001, 14001, 28000, 50001 & OHSAS 18001), making staff aware of their responsibility.
  • Increase the technical skills level of the staff of the area.
  • Ensure compliance with safety, quality and environmental standards.

Person The position holder is responsible for supervising and controlling the activities of preventive, corrective and predictive, mechanical, hydraulic and electrical maintenance performed on gantry cranes, RTG, mobile cranes and STS Ship to Shore cranes, coordinating with operations and ensuring operational and productive continuity of vessels loading and unloading, in an environment of effectiveness under the company's quality and safety standards.
  • 5 years of experience in the technical area on ports
  • Experience in managing automation systems (PLC, DRIVE and HMI) as ABB, TMEIC, Siemens, among other
  • Microsoft office
  • To manage Informatics networks
  • Knowledge in mechanics and hydraulics equipment’s
  • Verbal and written skills in English/Spanish language
  • Attitude and initiative, pro-activity, results focused, detailed oriented and proven leadership skills
  • High focus on working safely and maintaining a safety culture
  • Knowledge in Mobil harbor cranes (Gottwald model G HMK 6407) and ZPMC quay cranes
  • Electromechanical, Electrical or Mechanical Engineer or similar
  • Microsoft Office knowledge
  • Project Management HMI (interfaces)
  • Knowledge in Quay and gantry cranes preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Master’s in engineering or logistics (preferable)
  • Knowledge of Terminal layout and procedures
  • Must willing to live in Dominican Republic
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