Fitter and Turner Artisans needed by SASOL in Secunda

Artisans: Fitter and Turner (109661)

Requisition ID 109661 - Posted 05/31/2022 - South Africa - Mpumalanga

Closing date 13 June 2022 Operating Model Entity: EOP: Mining, Central Workshop Org Structure Number: 65009205 Geographical Area: Secunda, Mpumalanga Sasol Mining operates six coal mines that supply feedstock for our Southern African integrated value chain. The coal supplied to Secunda Synfuels Operations (SSO) is mainly used as gasification feedstock and some is used to generate electricity. The coal supplied to Sasolburg Operations (SO) is used to generate electricity and steam. We also export coal from the Twistdraai Export Plant to international power generation customers via the Richards Bay Coal Terminal. PURPOSE OF THE JOB An Artisan Turner supports production by providing effective equipment maintenance and reliability while adhering to procedures/codes, and utilising all available support resources to increase stability and maintain sustainability of the plant, this includes Stripping and re-building of underground Sub-assemblies and machines to help Sasol Mining achieve its targets within the principles of the QCDSM. FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTS

  • Manage control and maintain equipment in area of responsibility

  • Maintaining safety requirements

  • Maintain 20 key processes (wish)

  • Identify and adhere to ISO standards (14001 & 9000)

  • Accurate and realistic maintenance and overall plan and budget

  • Ensure maximum availability and reliability of equipment

  • Provide specific expertise and in-section coaching and training and complex repairs

  • Evaluate personnel training needs schedule for training

  • Coach sub-ordinates towards requirements for next highest level

REQUIREMENTS: Qualifications and expertise required (Must)

  • National Senior Certificate /Full N3 /NCV Level 4 with Maths, Science, and English/ Business English

  • Qualified Artisan (Turner or Turner Trade Tests and Apprenticeship training)

  • Valid Red Ticket (or ability to obtain one)

  • First Aid certificate.

  • Valid drivers license and own transport

  • At least 5 years of experience as Tuner (Machinist) and at least 2 years of experience as CNC programmer.

  • Knowledge on hydraulic drawings

  • Knowledge of overhauling mining machinery

Note: In line with Sasol’s commitment to Employment Equity, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups. In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment, as part of the normal pre-employment selection criteria. PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES: Competencies (skills, knowledge and characteristics)

  • Team building and coaching skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure

  • Ability to drive QCDSM

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Computer literate

  • Conceptual ability

  • Problem solving and decision making

  • Strategic planning

  • Integrity

  • Value based behaviour

LEADERSHIP Self-Mastery: Takes accountability for driving own growth through developing self-awareness, reflecting, seeking feedback and self-correcting. Note: Failure to provide Sasol with truthful information and valid documents will render your application null and void. Please note that the Sasol Group/ Sasol Mining will never request you to make cash deposits/ payments as part of the recruitment process.


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