Mechanical Manager - Engineering - N/A08397
Applications accepted until:
Number of Openings


Sun City Resort



Job Purpose

  • To manage the mechanical department in such a manner that all mechanical related equipment is maintained and repaired and operated according to standards.


  • Grade 12
  • Degree/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Recognised trade certificate (Fitter and Turner)
  • Registration with ECSA will be an added advantage



  • Minimum 10 years€™ experience in a mechanical environment of which 3 must be at a managerial level
  • Overview understanding of HVAC
  • Computer literacy (MS Office and BMS system)


Skills and Knowledge

  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work alone or in a team
  • Integrity and Honesty
  • Multi-skilled
  • Problem seeking/resolution ability
  • Fault finding ability
  • Procurement understanding / management
  • Cost consciousness / management/ Legislation

Key Performance Areas:

  • Implement Mechanical Maintenance and HVAC strategy
  • Mechanical and HVAC objectives are met and or exceeded as a result of proposals implemented from strategy
  • Plant system upgrades are performed in accordance with project plan - 5 year plan
  • Perform upgrades with the least disruption to production as per SLA's and SOP's
  • Conduct maintenance in accordance with stipulated plant checks (daily, weekly, monthly, 3 monthly, annual)
  • Check sourced information against standards and deviations queried
  • Adhere to standards (SOP's and legislative)
  • Maintain equipment as per required standards
  • Perform plant audits
  • Perform stock control as per stock levels and best practices
  • Meet report deadlines as per agreed timelines
  • Provide staff with the necessary training to meet the operational and job requirements
  • Provide staff with opportunities / forums to question and provide input
  • Deal with performance discrepancies and misconduct according to the HR and company guidelines
  • Align training to strategic plans, e.g. skills shortages, succession plans, talent management
  • Address Labour Relations issues as per company policy (timeous to avoid conflict escalating)



Preference will be given to employees from the designated groups in line with the provisions of the Employment Equity Act, No. 55 of 1998, SISA internal recruitment policy as well as units employment equity plans.