Mechanical Engineer for Habesha Steels, Ethiopia

 Mechanical engineer for shredder for Habesha steels- Ethiopia.

Education: BE/B.tech/Diploma in mechanical engg


Exp: BE/B.tech/Diploma 7+ years in relevant field


Key skills:

Auto Cad

Mechanical maintenance

Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Preventive/predictive maintenance

Communication interpersonal skills

Adapts quickly and easily

Ability to forecast work accurately

Takes initiative, proactive, result oriented

High coordination skill to convey regarding man, material and resources status timely to down line and top management


Job Description:

To take care of overall maintenance of SHREDDER unit consisting of caterpillar type chain conveyor, main shredder unit, gear boxes, vibro feeders, magnetic separators and belt conveyors etc.

Design maintenance strategies, procedures and methods.

Carry out routine maintenance work and respond to equipment faults.

Diagnose breakdown problems, capable for RCA.

Monitor and control maintenance costs.

To ensure that all the machines are running as per Checklist defined in healthy condition.

To analyze and ensure timely closure of all Breakdowns and take necessary actions to avoid such breakdowns in future.

Suggest the corrective measurements or improvements, if any, to the In charge Maintenance to avoid machine failures.


Shall be responsible for Preventive and Breakdown Maintenance.

Shall Operate and Maintain Shredder unit.

Shall Handle Gearboxes, Bearing blocks, oil seals etc..

Have sound knowledge about hydraulic valves, cylinders.

Shall maintain lubrication pumps, arrest leakages.

Shall Maintain Safe Work Environment and train the manpower.

Shall ensure Good House Keeping near the Equipments.

Responsible for Gear Box, Belt Conveyor

Strict implementation of company safety, environmental & quality practices.

Prepare the schedule of preventive maintenance and done as per schedule.

Minimize the maintenance breakdown during production to achieve the 100 PERCENT productivity.


Maintain the inventory of required engineering items.

Raise Purchase Requisition (PR) as per requirement

Maintain proper housekeeping

Utilizes appropriate PPE Including but not limited to safety glasses, face shields , Helmets , safety shoes and gloves.

Lead and Guide the Team.

To Be able and willing to work in non-ideal environments such as confined spaces, dusty environment.

To be capable and sound in bearing and its maintenance. .

To be capable to handle and experienced in slag crushing


Email: cg10@convate.com