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Engineering Manager


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Madagascar, Antananarivo 

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Mining Project Engineering

Job Description:

Ambatovy Joint Venture operation in Madagascar, is recruiting an experienced Engineering Manager who will be required to provide focused engineering design and execution services.

The Company
Ambatovy Joint Venture in partnership with Globe 24-7, are working together to source experienced and qualified talent for their existing world class lateritic nickel processing facilities and mining operation in Madagascar. Ambatovy Joint Venture is committed to create lasting prosperity for all stakeholders and contribute significantly to sustainable development in Madagascar.

The Role
This position reports to the Hiring leader and is required to achieve world class asset management at Ambatovy.


  • Manage full process of project from engineering to the final stage of implementation for Plant, Mine and off sites (Taillings, Port, …);

  • Guarantee the right planning for engineering/execution of the projects, considering costs and schedule;

  • Ensure projects are implemented on required schedule, budget and quality;

  • Guarantee the proper quality of engineering design and elaborate scope/manage umbrella engineering contract;

  • Guarantee proper follow up with all stakeholders assuring timely definition of action to be taken to keep projects on track;

  • Implement Project Management Institute (PMI) Techniques/standards to be applied to all projects;

  • Guarantee Quality Assurance and Quality Control for all phases of project and implementation;

  • Being accountable for efficient change management (MOC) by directing and managing teams to provide timely services while ensuring changes meet standards, practices and regulatory requirements and are documented appropriately.

  • Manage contractors under their accountability.

  • Focus department's efforts on improving plant reliability, reducing production downtime and long-term production sustainability;

  • Ensure priorities are understood and responsibilities are clear, concentrating on eliminating safety and environmental problems in an effective manner.

  • Develop and execute an engineering strategy to effectively focus onsite resources on priority projects and outsource where necessary to supplement engineering capacity or capability.

  • Guarantee the Asset Management Strategy will be part of the project and implementation deliverables.

The Requirement

  • Minimum bachelors degree in engineering (Mechanical (preferred) / Electrical / Process / Chemical)

  • A professional engineering degree with at least 20 years' experience in a similar position in a complex chemical or metallurgical plant.

  • Maintenance experience is desirable.

  • Prior leadership experience in implementing engineering solutions in operations and maintenance of a similar plant or process

  • Experience in operations in developing countries is desirable

  • PMI knowledge

  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplined team and provide internal clients with efficient service.

  • Demonstrated track record of training and developing subordinates to assume positions of greater responsibility in the organization. Guide and support direct reports as required to meet objectives.

  • Demonstrated track record if success in delivering of large-scale projects

  • Track record in embracing and deploying technologies and innovations which have dramatically impacted safety, productivity and cost efficiency levels across sustainable capital projects.

  • Strong leadership and communication skills with a focus on continuous improvement

  • Previous exposure to recruitment and supervision of a multi-national workforce in developing countries.

  • Training and developing subordinates to assume positions of greater responsibility in the organization.

  • Fluency in English, Fluency in French is advantageous.

The Rewards
The position offers a competitive remuneration package and lodgings are modern and secure.

Contact Us
Please apply directly by submitting your resume, preferably as a Microsoft Word document.