Oliphansfontein tested, Red Seal - Reporting to the Maintenance Manager this position is required to provide effective support to the operationsteam, giving the operations team the necessary electrical (electrician / millwright) and / or mechanical(millwright) support to ensure optimum plant availability.
Ensure application of and adherence to the Maintenance Information system (Service Manager) andensure all assets are clearly marked and controlled with Asset Register.
Attend to break-downs and prioritize jobs promptly.
Plan & perform routine services, repairs and preventative maintenance of the electro-mechanicalequipment in a professional and cost effective manner, timeously.
Apply sound human resource principles, administration and control procedures in order to meetperformance objectives.
Ensure safety and housekeeping meets the standards as set out in terms of the Occupational Health andSafety Act at high level and comply with all applicable ISO system requirements and ensure continualimprovement of these systems.
Ensure that specified, approved and contractual required stock levels are kept.
High standard of Monitoring and Reporting on electro-mechanical plant condition.
Assist with specifications, sourcing, quality control of equipment required / refurbished / repaired aswell as pricing, tendering and implementation on new electrical, mechanical and civil installations.
millwright experience : 5 to 6 years
wiremans licence : 4 to 5 years
electrical repairs : 5 to 6 years
mechanical ability : 5 to 6 years
trade tested electrican : 5 to 6 years
Knowledge and skills
Qualified Millwright or Electrician having undergone apprenticeship or equivalent training. (Subject toqualification verification)
Wireman’s license (3 phase) preferred or studying towards.
Five years relevant experience in maintenance of large electrical and mechanical installations. Musthave a strong electrical background and be able to trouble shoot accurately and quickly.
Five years relevant experience in SCADA and PLC control systems as well as field controlinstrumentation will be an advantage.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Instrumentation and controls aptitude and awareness will be beneficial:
Knowledge of appropriate instrumentation principles and practices
Operating principles of plant equipment
Adequate knowledge of system structures and how to troubleshoot systems by utilizing the knowledgeof how the system was designed to perform
Operational and safety procedures pertaining to maintenance activities, including safe use of tools andhand tools.
Maintain pertinent records.
Read, interpret and understand data.
Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in written form.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contracted in the course of work.
Basic understanding of OHS Act and Mine Health and Safety Act and the application there of.
Knowledge in VSD applications
Knowledge of low voltage switchgear operating and maintenance principles
Solution and improvement focused (initiative and motivation).
Effective time management skills with a sense of urgency.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course ofwork.
Ability to multi- task. Working under pressure.
Proactively work within a team with the ability to work unsupervised.
Water treatment plant environment, exposure to noise, vibration, dust, grease, smoke, fumes, gases,solvents, toxic materials, hazardous chemicals within the allowable exposure limits as defined by
Exposure to all types of weather and temperature conditions.
Working in confined spaces.
Working at heights.
Work and/or walk on various types of surfaces including uneven surfaces.
Enough physical ability to perform moderate to heavy lifting, standing and walking for prolongedperiods of time, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and operating motorized equipment.Good hand-eye-co-ordination.
See in the normal visual range with or without correction to read computer screens and printeddocuments and to operate equipment.
Hear the normal audio range with or without correction.
The responsibility could include support on other company sites in the region
Must own a vehicle, or have own method of transport
Be willing to travel
Have own accommodation within the region
Standby duties after hours and over weekends.
Willing to work shifts as per operational requirements