Job Vacancy For Unit Manager Process Maintenance At Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd

Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd. ("KRGl") is a fully-owned subsidiary of Asanko Gold Inc., a company which is building the Asanko Gold Mine, Ghana's next gold mine. The vision of Asanko is to become a mid-tier gold mining company that maximizes value for all stakeholders.

Position: Unit Manager Process Maintenance

Key Responsibilities:

•   Directs, maintains and enforces the safety program for process maintenance; reviews safety policies and procedures to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance personnel;
•   Communicates and interact directly with the process plant operational personnel and Services Departments to coordinate maintenance and repair work in all process areas;
•   Manages and controls the engineering personnel to implement effective maintenance and repair work practices in allprocess areas;
•   Develops, implements and monitors short and long term plans, goals and objectives and focus on achieving the department’s objectives;
•   Ensures that maintenance technicians are adequately trained, equipped and motivated to ensure achievement of maintenance programs in a safe, timely and cost effective manner;
•   Reviews the operation of plant equipment and systems constantly, to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate and solve problems in a timely manner, and identify opportunities for improvement;
•   Initiates and carries out projects that improves efficiency and/or reduce operating costs;
•   Ensures Minerals Commission and Machinery Inspection regulations relating to engineering maintenance are met at all times;
•   Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the supervisor.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Degree or HND in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent qualification from a recognised tertiary institution;
•   Engineering Certificate of Competency issued by Minerals Commission of Ghana;
•   5 -8 years experience in process maintenance;
•   Initiates project that improves plant efficiency or reduce operating cost;
•   Problem solving and decision making skills;
•   Ability to apply knowledge of standards, methods and procedures to work situation;
•   Dynamic knowledge and understanding of process engineering practices;
•   Strong organizational and interpersonal skills;
•   Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, database management;
•   Medically fit for the position and environment;
•   Valid Ghanaian Driver’s license.

Location: Esaase

How To Apply For The Job

When applying, please follow the guidelines below to maximise the success of your application:

•   Include an introductory paragraph in your covering letter explaining why you believe you are suited to the role you are applying for
•   Limit your CV to 4 pages
•   Your CV must include demographic detail, qualifications, work experience and a minimum of two referees
•   List your most recent positions first
•   Include copies of relevant, original certificates and academic records

Applications, together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications, should be submitted by the deadline date to:

Unit Manager – HR Administration,
Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd.
No. 4, Sir ArkuKorsah Road,
Airport Residential Area,
P. O. Box CT 6153,

Or email:

[email protected]

Please put the job title you are applying for in the email subject line.

Closing Date: 14 July, 2015
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