Vacancy

Fitter and Turner

Reference:

KREL-FTST

Job Title:

Fitter and Turner

Job Level:

Intermediate

Job Type:

Permanent

Job Location (Province):

Eastern Cape

City/ Town:

Stutterheim

Salary:

CTC

Salary Frequency:

Per Month

Salary From:

Salary To:

Industry:

Manufacturing/ Milling

Job Details

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a skilled Fitter and Turner for an available opportunity in the Stutterheim area.

 

Key Requirements and Skills: 

  • Completed Matric / NTC 3 qualification
  • Completed Trade Test as a Fitter and Turner (Red Seal Trade Certificate)
  • Sound knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment; conveyors; gear boxes and belt and chain drives
  • Experienced in sawmill or related equipment would be highly advantageous
  • Proven welding experience is a must
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Code EB license and own vehicle is essential
  • Strong communication skills and command of the English language (speak, read and write)
  • Ability to communicate in Xhosa would be advantageous
  • Applicant must be medically fit and of sober habits
  • Applicants must be willing to work irregular hours and perform standby duties; be available after hours and over weekends

 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

The successful person would be required, but not limited to:

  • Carry out mechanical maintenance and repair works on all plant and ancillary equipment in the department
  • Be responsible for new plant and machinery installations
  • Maintain job cards and timeously record all work carried out
  • Ensuring an up-to-date knowledge of mechanical plant and equipment on site
  • Maintaining housekeeping and total compliance with safety standards
  • Assisting with on the job training of apprentices and semi-skilled artisans
  • Requisitioning of spares and materials
  • Assisting in the formulation and implementation of planned maintenance programs

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