Title: Steel Descaling Specialist

In addition to annual initiatives, the key accountabilities of this position are:

Customer Engagement

  • Carry out site visits to discuss the customer requirements to be able to provide RMI’s best technical offer to meet their needs.
  • Assist the sales team on customer visits to provide technical advice on the customers’ requirements.
  • Support the service team with any issues which may arise during installation, commissioning and operation of the steel plant.

Design and Development

  • Support design and development activities for high pressure pump products and systems used in the steel descaling market.
  • Provide input to the engineering team to allow them to provide concept design and drawings, BOM structures, GA drawings, P&ID’s, O&M manuals, manufacturing drawings and technical training programs. 
  • Assist the sales team with producing tenders including gathering accurate costs for the descale system components
  • Assist in developing third party suppliers for the RMI’s descaling system offering

Project Management

  • Project manage all related tender requests, project files and manuals.
  • Work with relevant departments to create and monitor project plans for active projects.
  • Lead project management meetings
  • Interface with client representatives to ensure project delivery

Product Support and improvement

  • Work with the engineering team to create standardised offerings for the steel descaling market.
  • Support product improvements for lower material, lower cost and improved reliability.
  • Work with the sourcing team to locate and procure critical components for the standardised product offerings.

Role Requirements

  • Degree / HND / HNC in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Understanding of steel descaling, the process, equipment, suppliers and work environment.
  • Understanding of fluid power systems, high/low pressure pumps, variable speed drives and pump control systems
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to communicate in an open and authentic manner in all situations
  • The ability to write reports/complete paperwork accurately and legibly.
  • The ability to plan and manage a varied workload and have a pro-active and flexible attitude.
  • Self-motivation and commitment to achieving high standards of quality and efficiency.