Job Title

Site Project / Mechanical Engineer

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Sector: Mining / Petroleum
Posted: 3 January 2024

Job Details

Consulmet (Pty) Ltd are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to be based on site in Angola. 


The role requires a Project / Mechanical Engineer who will act as a site based support, overseeing and participating in the constructon and commissioning of a diamond mine.

The responsibilities for this role include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting the Projects team with project deliverables;
  • Assiting with project tasks and resource requirements on site;
  • Tracking and reporting back on project deliverables using appropriate tools;
  • Assisting with quality assurance;
  • Contributing towards the overall development, co-ordination, performance, management on site;
  • Ensuring H&S and Environmental compliance with local, national, and company standards;
  • Developing schedules and monitor various project tasks progress on site;
  • Overseeing multi-disciplinary engineering teams, including subcontractors, adhering to budgets, timelines, and key deliverables;
  • Providing reviews and collaborate on reports and designs completed by other engineers on site;
  • Providing feedback and assistance on the technical aspects of the project to management;
  • Ensuring adherence to Project Execution Plans, including Critical Path Schedules, and
  • Overseeing of Resource Plans, Project Risk Registers, and Budget and Variance reports on site.

Qualifications & Skills required 

  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Mine Engineering, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in mineral processing
  • Proactive and self-driven towards multiple tasks
  • Strong technical knowledge of mine design and planning
  • Strong communication skills