Senior Fitter

Department

Engineering

Section

Mechanical

Position Title

Senior Fitter

No of vacancies

1

Job Purpose

  • Maintain, repair, replace and install mechanical equipment specifically associated with material handling systems,  furnaces, post tap hole equipment, water treatment system, hydraulic system, pneumatic system, cooling systems and gas cleaning systems.
  • Do daily inspections and condition monitoring and give feedback regarding maintenance required for a specific machine or system.

Min Qualification

  • Must be in possession of a recognised qualification as a fitter from and accredited training facility.
  • Must be in possession of a relevant certificate or higher qualification associated with his trade competency.
  • At least 3 years of working experience with furnaces, crushers, conveyors, fittings, pumps, drilling, gearboxes, overhead cranes and hydraulics in a heavy industrial environment would be a distinct advantage.

Min Competence

  • Must be able to safely execute his duties as fitter in all aspects of his daily tasks.
  • Must be able to deliver high quality workmanship in the performance of his duties.
  • Must be able to safely operate and use hand tools, power tools and equipment associated with the position as fitter.
  • Must be able to select and use manual lifting equipment.
  • Do alignment of motor and fan shafts.
  • Must have a working knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly in English.
  • Must have good leadership skills.
  • Must have good supervisory skills.
  • Must be able to conduct general administrative duties as is normally required in a fitter workshop.

Closing Date

  • 5th July 2017

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