Operating Division : Transnet Engineering
Position Title : Fitter
Employee Group : Non Permanent
Department : Port Business
Location : Uitenhage
Reporting To : Snr Manager: Port Terminal
Grade Level : FTMI2X
Reference Number : 3002155
The primary purpose is maintenance activities such as stripping, erecting, installing, serving and repairing a range of
maritime machinery, as well as electrical, mechanical and hydraulic systems and equipment.
THE POSITION WILL REPORT TO SUPERINTENDENT PORTS MAINTENANCE UTH
Preventative Maintenance – Planned/unplanned maintenance
activities, identify failure modes, increase equipment reliability and availability in the maritime and plant environment.
Construct, replace and modify parts and components using a variety of tools and equipment including hand and power tools.
Ensure maintenance work complies with statutory and local engineering standards and requirements, using own knowledge
and the support of engineers.
Prepare the work area for maintenance of plant, systems, or components. Reinstate the work area after completing the
maintenance of plant, systems, and components.
Conduct safe and effective handover of plant and equipment to others and accept and confirm responsibility for the control of
plant and equipment within the work area isolation boundary.
Use applicable systems such as SAP to ensure all maintenance documents is completed and archived in accordance with
Any other duties commensurate with the job grade.
Qualifications & Experience:
Qualified Trade test (Red Seal) Fitter Artisan (Legislation Pre-requisite)
Grade 12 (NQF 4)
Min 2 years’ relevant experience
Code 08 drivers license
Must have adequate knowledge of all mechanical & Electrical equipment at Ports business to be able to function on his
Safe working practices
Safety Equipment handling
Do safety inspections
Use of safety equipment
Wear PPE all times
The effective control of administration duties which includes:
Reports (defect and inspection)
Obtain and cancel hot permits (Mech and Elect)
Operate SAP Modules (PM and IM)
Basic computer literacy will be a recommendation
To work with minimum supervision
Work under pressure
Business and Customer focus
Goal / Service orientated
Able to work overtime
Able to work shifts
Ability to work at heights
Ability to work near water sea
Be physically fit
Responsible and accountable
Attention to detail
Customer service focused
The closing date is on 09.11.2023. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application
before the closing date of the advertisement.