Motheo Operations, Ghanzi, BOTSWANA

The incumbent will be responsible for leading E&I processes and ensuring that all work is delivered safely and in compliance with legislative requirements.

The Electrical & Instrumentation Superintendent is responsible for the safe and timely installation of Motheo infrastructure including construction and installation of all electrical and instrumentation equipment.

Key Performance Areas

  • Monitoring and ensuring electrical works are performed in compliance with the required standards and statutory requirements.
  • Providing supervision and technical expertise to the site electrical construction team
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose electrical and mechanical faults on site.
  • Develop daily, weekly and monthly work schedule.
  • Understand, interpret schematics, ladder drawings, technical specifications, manufacture’s manuals, and maintenance, troubleshooting of electrical, electronics, instrumentation, and control equipment.
  • Conduct E & I audit and performance reviews for proposed control systems.
  • Provide technical support to all process plant during Operation ensuring that the appropriate corrective actions are taken to remedy the situation.
  • Responsible for the development of a trusting and mutual relationship with both internal and external services suppliers.
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Technical Competencies

  • Familiar with Electrical and Instrumentation systems and applications e.g., SCADA and other software
  • Competent in
  • Familiar with Allen Bradley PLCs
  • Conversant with fibre optic splicing and maintenance of fibre optic network for the mine
  • Accustomed in GA45 and GA55+ Atlas Copco Compressors
  • Strong knowledge in electrical safety and adherence to procedures.
  • Ability to supervise the installation, repair, and maintenance of specialized electrical equipment and control devices in the processing plant.
  • Well-developed contract management skills and commercial acumen.
  • Ability to impact & influence.

Behaviours/Personal Attributes

  • Well-developed contract management skills and commercial acumen.
  • Ability to impact & influence.
  • Comfortable driving performance
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Qualification & Experience

  • Qualified / certified Electrician/Instrumentation practitioner.
  • Tertiary qualification in electrical / Systems Engineering or equivalent trade or industry experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Superintendent in mining process plant electrical and instrumentation maintenance.
  • Traceable experience in employee training Junior Engineers and E&I Technicians
  • Experience in control system engineering is very key
  • Experience working with CMMS
  • Proven experience in gyratory crushers, 8MW Sag Mill and Ball Mill
  • Compliant with Botswana legal and statutory requirements
  • Experience in Pronto, Citect 2018 R2, Solidworks is crucial.