Cosmopolitan Recruitment was formed in 2004 by Dan Magano. It is 100% owned and managed by him

Dan Magano has Honours Degree in Human Resources Develoment and Bachelor of Public Administration and other related post matric qualifications

The main business focus is the general recruitment of good quality candidates for all positions for any company

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Reliability Engineer,Sasolburg
Posted date [2019-Nov-07] (ID: 74986)



Reliability Engineer

Date of vacancy




Geographic Area


Purpose of the job

  • Continuously improve plant reliability by developing and implementing appropriate asset management strategies.



Required outputs: Functional


  • Continuously improve plant reliability.
  • Develop Asset Management Strategies including Equipment Maintenance Plans appropriate for the criticality of the assets under consideration.
  • Facilitates structured root cause failure analysis.
  • Performs failure analysis and evaluates equipment fitness for service.
  • Leads asset criticality analysis.
  • Maintains and analyzes elements of reliability data, including; overall equipment effectiveness, reliability data capturing and analysis, statutory inspection program, and the technical library.
  • Update and maintain current documentation of Mechanical specifications, drawings, safety procedures and statutory inspection records.
  • Manages preventative and predictive maintenance program including systematically defining, developing, monitoring and refining the preventive/predictive maintenance process in pursuit of optimization.
  • Manages predictive maintenance technologies implementation (e.g. oil analysis, vibration analysis, thermography, ultrasonic, online and offline testing, etc.)
  • Develops maintainability specifications for new equipment.
  • Maintain the above within the Pragma On Key software system.
  • Interfaces directly with designated operating areas on matters of ongoing asset heath, structured loss elimination program, and recommended proactive maintenance opportunities.
  • Provides technical support in the form of strategic reliability practices such as failure analysis, suggested technical repair procedures, reliability improvements and technology improvements.
  • Provides technical support to the Projects department on equipment selection, maintainability evaluations, design checks and vendor selection.
  • Represent the company on external technical evaluations.
  • Manages the statutory inspection program.
  • Interpret codes, regulations and standards and ensure compliance.
  • Evaluate new technologies and alternatives for equipment repairs, seeking cost and delivery advantages.
  • Support capital projects by supplying engineering expertise in the specification, design and construction.
  • Support capital projects by supplying engineering expertise in the specification, design and construction.
  • Provide technical support to the purchasing department.
  • Assist budgeting and expenditure forecasting, including input into Capital budget.




















Personal attributes



Qualifications and expertise required (Must)


  • Matric / Grade 12.
  • Recognised degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Professional Engineer registration (PR Eng) with ECSA preferred.
  • Working towards GCC.
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years relevant experience.
  • High competency in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Prior experience working with a CMMS, Pragma OnKey preferred.
  • Must be prepared to do standby duties with own transport as and when required.




Competencies (skills, knowledge and characteristics)



  • Team player.
  • Communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Problem solving ability.
  • Safety awareness.

















The company is committed to enabling individuals, previously disadvantaged by discriminatory practices to gain full and equal access to opportunities appropriate to their competency and potential. Should you not hear from us in 30 days, consider your application as unsuccessful.


All applications to be submitted in English






Job Title Reliability Engineer,Sasolburg
Post Details
Posted By Cosmopolitan Recruitment
Job Function Reliability Engineer
Start Date As soon as possible
Location Sasolburg
Phone No
Email dan(at)
Deadline 2019-Nov-11
Region Location -> Free State
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time Jobs
Classification Job Classification -> Engineering

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