Mechanical Engineer [Strong experience in Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM)]


Company Careers in Gh...
Industry Engineering
Category Engineering
Location Greater Accra...
Job Status Full-time
Salary GHS
Education Bachelor̵...
Experience 5 years
Job Expires Apr 28, 2018
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Company Profile

Our Client is a multi-disciplinary global engineering group delivering mining, mineral processing, energy, agriculture, water treatment and infrastructure services from concept to commissioning and comprehensive operations and maintenance services.

Job Description

  • Performance Job Group: Engineer
  • Reporting To: Upward Reporting Relationship – First Level - Project Engineer/Senior Project Engineer,  Upward Reporting Relationship – Second Level - Project Manager

Job Overview
Engineering and Mechanical project design activities relating to concept, pre-feasibility, feasibility studies, EPCM and EPC projects.

Main functions include (but not limited to):

  • Design Engineering
  • Technical Support
  • Package Management
  • Site Support 
  • Commissioning
  • Documentation and handover



  • Carry out innovative detailed designs as required for mechanical discipline following good engineering practices
  • Ensure that the Mechanical designs are carried out in accordance with client standards and specifications, industry standards and the relevant legislation (quality of design)
  • Provide design interface between disciplines
  • Ensure (certified) design information received from vendors, contractors and consultants is accurate and interfaces with other designs
  • Ensure the effective (peer) review and approval of the discipline design
  • Ensure continuous improvement, lessons learnt, value engineering, fit for purpose and latest technologies are implemented
  • Carry the responsiblity for the project engineering sign off
  • Interface with internal and external design and drafting disciplines 
  • Provide discipline inputs for studies and proposals
  • Provide engineering support to the site team
  • Perform commissioning discipline activities
  • Manage the mark-up and back draughting of redline drawings 

Operational Management

  • Provide input into all SHE matters, actively participate and promote a total safety culture. 
  • Ensure that relevant project procedures are complied with
  • Ensure that fabrication, manufacturing and construction drawings are issued according to project programme
  • Manage the programme (time), cost, quality, risk and scope of assigned procurement packages.
  • Ensure assigned packages are installed / constructed in accordance with the project & vendor specifications  
  • Manage, inspect and release the relevant items of procurement, fabrication and construction within area of discipline and responsibility
  • Participate in the Total Safety Culture of our client and site safety requirements 
  • Assist with the commissioning of the assigned packages in accordance with the project & vendor specifications
  • Ensure that reports are structured, accurate, complete and well presented 
  • Display proactive communication with project team with respect to discipline interface and problem solving


  • Manage personal and design/draughting budget man-hours
  • Manage budget as allocated per discipline/procurement package
  • Ensure designs produced are in accordance with capital budget and quantities
  • Ensure suitable contract management is applied to managed procurement packages
  • Ensure proper change management procedure is adhered to

Client Relations

  • Ensures that all interactions with Clients are conducted in professional and respectful manner
  • Ensures that Clients are kept informed and up to date on status of project technical aspects
  • Ensures that our client remains the engineering service provider of choice to customers
  • Liaises and co-ordinates with the client’s discipline engineers to ensure adherence to project and client requirements and specifications

Required Skills or Experience

  • International recognised Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering - Essential
  • Professional Engineering Technologist or Professional Engineer Membership- Added Advantage
  • 5- 10 Years working experience as a Mechanical Engineer -Essential
  • Working experience within and EPCM/Mining environment - Essential
  • Knowledge of specific department ie: Projects, Project Controls etc - Essential
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO14001 & OHSAS 18001- Added Advantage
  • Sound technical knowledge in a multi-discipline environment –Added Advantage

Personal Capabilities

  • Shows initiative and proactiveness (i.e prevents rather than solves problems or provides a solution)
  • Is committed to the success of the project
  • Has a positive and can-do attitude
  • Values innovation and diversity of ideas

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