Fixed Equipment Maintenance Superintendent

Vacancy Details:

Job Overview:

Location: Beira, Mozambique

Responsible for : Managing and controlling of all day to day preventative maintenance and breakdown activities on all fixed components

Reporting to : Technical Manager

Principal Objective : Responsible for controlling out all maintenance activities involving conveyors, hoppers, stackers, ship loaders and all auxiliary terminal equipment.

Main Responsibilities   :

Equipment Maintenance:

  • Plan, monitor and control out corrective maintenance activities on the equipment assigned to Nectar as per maintenance schedules in place.
  • Plan and control breakdown repairs where necessary.
  • Observe and make recommendations to the Technical Manager on any maintenance issues and potential problems.
  • Be proactive in reporting potential issues.
  • Monitor, control daily, weekly and monthly maintenance checks on equipment as required.

Personal & Team Safety

  • Ensure full compliance with PPE and safety measures established in the terminal.
  • Maintain housekeeping standard on all plant equipment and across the terminal.
  • Assist with investigating any accidents & incidents and implement actions to prevent re-occurrence.
  • Ensure that tools and equipment are used in a safe and appropriate manner during day to day work.
  • Plan, take part and contribute to regular safety workshops.

Environmental Performance:

  • Ensure any waste products generated during maintenance activities are disposed of in accordance with site procedures.


  • Provide technical training of personnel during your daily works.
  • Provide technical direction and review the performance of the Maintenance personnel and Supervisors.

Role Requirements


  • Practical experience of carrying out scheduled and preventative maintenance activities on all plant equipment and conveyors in an industrial environment.
  • Practical experience of maintaining plant equipment.


  • Competent in working with and managing artisans.
  • Competent in planning of preventative maintenance.
  • Competent in managing contractors.
  • A thorough understanding of conveyors, hoppers, stackers, ship loaders and auxiliary Equipment.
  • Analytical & troubleshooting experience in a wide range of mechanical equipment.
  • A thorough understanding of industry standard safety regulations


  • Minimum 5 years of previous experience in a similar capacity.
  • Trade tested and certified as a Fitter or Industrial Electrician or Millwright.

Preferable requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar role in Africa.
  • Ability to understand and speak Portuguese would be advantages.

Apply by emailing your resume to

  • Kindly note that Nectar Group Limited is a terminal operator, cargo handling specialist and port services provider.
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