Engineering Assistant – (Fitter / Rigger; Boilermaker) - Northern Cape Metallurgical Operations (Pty) Ltd (Gamsberg), Northern Cape

  • Northern Cape
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Mining
  • Posted by Northern Cape Metallurgical Operations (Pty) Ltd (Gamsberg) on Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Reference: 9555
  • Apply before Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 8 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Northern Cape Metallurgical Operations (Pty) Ltd (Gamsberg)


This position will be based at a site close to Aggeneys in the Northern Cape.


The purpose of this position is to assist with housekeeping and engineering maintenance activities under instruction from the Artisan / Engineering Supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lifts, holds, positions and supports parts and materials being worked on, manually or with appropriate tools as required

  • Assists with dismantling and re-assembling of components as per instruction

  • Loads and off -loads materials and parts onto and from transport vehicles as required

  • Lifts, carries and moves materials to and from storage areas by hand or non-self-propelled equipment

  • Assists with installations and breakdowns where services are required under instruction from the Artisan or Engineering Supervisor

  • Performs general housekeeping duties

  • Performs observing role when instructed by Artisan / Engineering Supervisor, e.g. fire watch check for burning conveyors or checking pipelines for leaks etc.

Qualification Requirements

  • Grade 12

Experience and Skills Requirements

  • 1 Years’ experience and knowledge within the mining industry is preferred

  • English language proficiency

  • Knowledge of Workplace Safety and Procedures

  • Familiar with Risk Assessments

  • Time Management

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About Northern Cape Metallurgical Operations (Pty) Ltd (Gamsberg)

Established in response to an industry trend towards outsourcing the operational aspects of minerals processing, Minopex has grown to become a leading specialist in the field of outsourced operation and maintenance (O&M) of metal and mineral processing facilities in the coal, platinum, gold, iron ore and diamond industries. The company is internationally acknowledged for its quality service and high standards and few mining companies run their mineral processing plants as efficiently.

Minopex sets itself apart from its competition by focusing on quality related service at market related prices and company employees fully embrace this ethos, which has become one of the company’s cornerstones of success.