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VAC4431 - Crane Manager - DP world Maputo

Division Engineering
Location Maputo, Mozambique
Department DPW CORP MEA – DEP
Closing Date 07-Apr-2020
Job Purpose Manage and direct activities of Crane Section in a customer oriented (meeting requirements of operations) in a cost-effective manner with adherence to performance, safety, quality and productivity.
Key Accountabilities
  • Ensure adherence to safety and discipline in Technical department;
  • Prepare and manage annual Cranes section budget;
  • Define benchmarks by understanding current practices, identifying weak process and setting up improvement plans;
  • Attend and lead daily Toolbox Talks within his team and in the department;
  • Report departmental activities and ensure meeting of the planned Key Performance Indicators with Engineering Management team;
  • Keep track of latest developments in equipment technology;
  • Liaise with equipment, spares & parts planning, budgeting, vendors selection and Procurement technical support on a regular basis;
  • Ensure 100% compliance of preventive maintenance plans (Electrical/Mechanical) and ensure maintenance activities are conducted in line with defined policies and procedures;
  • Maintain and enhance relationships and goodwill with departments, equipment & material (spares, etc.) vendors, maintenance contractors;
  • Ensure best quality equipment, spares and parts are utilized at best available price;
  • Set out regular guidelines to Purchase & Stores for optimal inventory management by using reorder points;
  • Establish, implement and monitor Performance management Standards for reporting staff;
  • Implement and monitor training and safety programs for the Cranes Team;
  • Ensure safe working conditions for staff;
  • Develop, implement and enforce technical department’s policies, procedures, and guidelines in coordination with the general management of DP World Maputo;
  • Identify and develop the department’s technology and training requirements;
  • Establish and maintain performance criteria (KPIs);
  • Perform periodical scheduled performance review with reporting personnel;
  • Provide regular process control checks and initiate and support performance improvement activities;
  • Any other work deemed fit for structuring of tasks and goals, to achieve high productivity with efficient utilization of equipment and labour;
  • Ensure implementation and compliance of Reliability Cantered and predictive Maintenance RCM/PdM;
  • Responsible to maintain and Cranes Parameters and PLC backups
  • Ensure compliance of safety standards of the Cranes.

Experience and Skills
  • Experience in Port industry:
    • Mandatory - 05 to 07 years
    • Preferable - 08 to 10 years
  • Experience at Similar position shall be value added
    • Mandatory - 4 years
  • Experience in industry maintenance, systems, methods and standards
  • Fully conversant with Container terminal safety procedures
  • Equipment OEMs and vendor
  • Ops Planning
  • Graduate/ bachelor’s degree in engineering-Electrical or Electronics
  • Preferable: Advanced study in management
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