The successful candidate must fulfill the following minimum requirements Qualifications Required:
Grade 12 / N3 / Equivalent NQF Level 4 qualification with Mathematics and Physical Science
Trade Certificate: Boilermaker
5 years experience as a certified boilermaker within the mining or heavy industrial sectors of which x3 years’ experience is within a mining shaft environment
Sound knowledge and experience of Safety, Health, and Environmental Legislation and standards applicable to the field of work
Skills to troubleshoot, repair and maintain structural components of all equipment within the area of responsibility
Please note: Will be expected of all successful candidates to undergo training regarding the winder system at the mine
Valid EB / Code 8 Drivers License
Computer literacy – MS Office Suite
Be prepared to work shifts, do standby duties, callouts, and work overtime
Ability to work at heights and in confined spaces
Successfully obtain a Medical Certificate of Fitness to work underground
JOB DESCRIPTION Your role will include but not limited to:
Contribute to a culture of zero harm by adhering to all requirements as laid down by legislation, health, safety, environmental, and security policies and procedures, and by the application of specific instructions to own work area and task completion.
Perform maintenance work, as required by the maintenance schedule and determine.
Translate requirements into layouts and manufacture of required items and then install items safely and according to specifications using various types of equipment to develop/ construct items e.g. gas torch cutting and welding equipment.
Perform inspections in accordance with the Mine Health and Safety Act regulations (Chapter 16), manufacturing and company standards to report all defects and breakdowns on equipment and machinery to the Senior Engineering Foreman.
Perform routine maintenance and condition monitoring of equipment structural components whether any items require repair, total replacement or upgrades.