South Africa


Reference # PLANT AGENT
Published 11/01/2019
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location eMalahleni / Witbank, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Founded in 1912, Fraser Alexander has grown from humble beginnings to become a key player in the South African mining industry and in selected global locations.

Fraser Alexander is a leading supplier of Mining services which include: Minerals Processing, Construction and Tailings. A solid and well respected brand in the mining services area is looking to attract key talents to add to its existing pool of highly sought after professionals.
Job Functions Trade
Industries Construction

To check production & efficiency of the Mechanics and must consolidate hours and Plant returns Monthly.

Incumbents will assume total responsibility for:

Monitor machine condition. Generate monthly plant reports.

Check availability vs utilisation. Make sure all plant hours are submitted monthly.

Check mechanic’s performance. Make sure there is no abuse of plant on sites.

Ensure all repairs are carried out to OEM standards at all times.

Make sure plant leaves site with the correct paperwork at all times.

Carry out spot checks on sites to make sure there is no neglect or abuse of company property.

Manage mechanics to get maximum efficiency and production.

Monitor technical failures and implement preventative measures.

Ensure all costs for abuse, negligence and abnormal wear is fairly charged out to sites.

Assist with costing and verifying quotations.

Ensure implementation of risk management system.

Ensure plant returns are correct ,signed off monthly and submitted on time.

Assist with technical problem solving.

Provide guidance to business in terms of technical staff requirements.

Attend monthly plant meetings and communicate all relevant information to subordinates.

Mentor technical staff and manage reporting lines.

Keep up to date with traffic regulations.

Compile plant condition reports monthly.

Assist with management reporting for decision making on major repairs and rebuilds.

Assist with preparation of internal plant rates in consultation with plant management.

Ensure Fraser equipment attains maximum availability.

Diesel Mechanic Trade Test


At least 10 years experience


People Management

Good Communication

Problem Solving

Computer skills (MS Office)

Excellent networking skills

Strong problem solving and analytical skills

Good administrative skills

Good quality control skills

Valid Drivers License
Job Closing Date 18/01/2019
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