Artisan Fitter

Listing reference: mr_001555
Listing status: Under Review
Apply by: 12 March 2024
Position summary
Industry: Mining & Quarrying
Job category: Other: Mining
Location: Musina
Contract: Permanent
Remuneration: Market Related
Murray & Roberts Cementation invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the position of Artisan Fitter to be placed in Venetia. The successful candidate will report to the Foreman Engineering. The company will provide remuneration and benefits relevant and appropriate to the position. Preference will be given to Historically Disadvantaged South African (HDSA) candidates. Applications only open to South African Citizens / Permanent Residents.
Job description

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to:

  • Engineering installations are constructed according to agreed standards, procedures and specification
  • Engineering equipment is maintained and repaired according to agreed standards and schedules
  • Compliance with SHEQ, M&RC and client standards, policies, procedures and safety protocols
  • Cost containment, high mean time to failure after repairs
  • Effective stakeholder engagement to ensure smooth workflows
  • Competent, motivated, disciplined and positive team
  • Effective self and team supervision in alignment with MRC values and leadership initiatives

Minimum requirements

Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills:
  • Grade 12 or equivalent (NQF4)
  • Section 26 Fitter Trade Certificate / MIETTB (Mining Industry Engineering Trades Training Board)
  • Trade Certificate through a registered body, e.g.:(i) Olifantsfontein, pre 1994
  • (ii) ESTC (Engineering Skills Training Centre) James Park
  • (iii)GFA (Goldfields Training Academy)
  • Contract of Apprenticeship signed off by employer and Department of Manpower
  • Valid Medical certificate of Fitness
  • Valid First aid Certificate and valid Code EB driver's license
  • Analytical with attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and fault-finding from drawings
  • Hazard identification, planning and organising skills
  • Good English written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate at all levels
Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:
  • 5 years of mining industry experience (underground and surface)
  • 5 years of trade experience as a Fitter
  • Basic knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, bearings, conveyors and inspections [Advanced preferre
All appointments will be done in line with our employment equity strategy.
  1. The Recruiter may amend, delete or expire jobs at any time without notification.
  2. Murray & Roberts reserves the right not to proceed with filling the position.
  3. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview.
  4. If you do not receive any feedback on your application within 4 weeks from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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