Head of Engineering Terminal at CMA CGM Group

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  • Company: CMA CGM Group
  • Location: Nigeria
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  • Job type: Full-Time
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CMA CGM Group – Led by Rodolphe Saadé, the CMA CGM Group is a world leader in shipping and logistics. Its 566 vessels serve more than 420 ports around the world, on all five continents. In 2020, they transported nearly 21 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) containers. With CEVA Logistics, a world leader in logistics services, CMA CGM handles 400,000 tons of airfreight and 2.8 million tons of inland freight every year.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of Engineering Terminal

Location:  Lagos

About the Job

  • CMA Terminals Nigeria is looking for a highly qualified Engineering Director who will be responsible for the maintenance & repair of all equipment and associated facilities and utilities in the Terminal to ensure that management and operational priorities are met.
  • The role also has responsibility for providing engineering support for all projects associated with the terminal operation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set up the organization of the Engineering department
  • Hire, manage and control a multi-discipline workforce responsible for the maintenance and repair of container cranes, handling equipment, facilities and utilities.
  • Definition of the maintenance processes and procedures to manage maintenance dpt in cooperation with HSSE, Operations and the external suppliers.
  • Implement and manage a preventive maintenance plan for all terminal assets according to international standards
  • Set Up of the maintenance workshop and necessary tools
  • Organize and supervise the delivery, commissioning and final acceptance of all Container Handling Equipment
  • Organize the training of the Engineering personnel
  • Implement and maintain a Computerized Maintenance Management System
  • Organize and optimize the equipment servicing (refueling, tyre pressure monitoring, tyre repairs, washing, etc.).
  • Ensure that resources are utilized efficiently and effectively in order to meet company targets in respect of equipment availability, reliability and maintenance costs.
  • Ensure that work is performed to the highest international standards to meet operational requirements.
  • Implement and follow up KPIs to control engineering performances.
  • Manage the warranty claims.
  • Manage the store and implement an appropriate stock policy.
  • Prepare Opex and Capex budget and control Engineering expenses
  • Coordinate works between civil works main contractor and terminal operations
  • Responsible for procurement for Engineering
  • Cooperate in the definition of the investment plans
  • Set up and manage Engineering contracts .
  • Implement projects to improve equipment operational efficiency and running costs.
  • Ensure that work is carried out safely and according to company and port regulations.

The Candidate

  • Candidate shall be experienced and strong leader with assertiveness, high energy, deep sense of responsibility and excellent interpersonal skills.

Required Competencies and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar
  • At least 15 years hands-on Engineering Management experience at a senior level,
  • 2 years experience minimum in the maintenance of container handling equipment (Ship to Shore cranes, RTG, stackers)
  • Experience in a Container Terminal is essential.
  • Customer focused with a good understanding of how the Engineering function should contribute to the viability of the business.
  • Excellent planning and management skills – you must be able to lead a diverse team and achieve high levels of operational efficiency with minimum equipment downtime.
  • Excellent communication skills in English and able to manage effectively in a multicultural environment.
  • Teamwork skills
  • Fast decision making.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

Method of Application

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