• PMT Recruiters
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Dec 28, 2016
Permanent Construction Engineering Maintenance / Repair Manufacturing

Job Description

Fitter asap!

Smelter Services-Hot Metals Maintenance

The incumbent will work as part of a maintenance team, which is responsible for the maintenance of the Gas Handling and Gas Scrubbing plants including Acid Plant.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Routine maintenance on all installed mechanical equipment, e.g. pumps, conveyors, redler conveyors, gearboxes, fans, pipelines, valves dampers, blowers, overhead cranes, lifting tackle.
  • Repairing precipitators, scrubbers, roller bearings, heat exchangers, cooling ponds and cooling towers.
  • Measuring, installing and scraping small blower and fan white metal bearings.
  • Alignment of high and low speed motor, gearbox, turbine, blower and fan couplings.
  • Involvement in small projects to improve equipment reliability.
  • Assisting supervisor to comply with planned maintenance system.
  • Ensuring adherence to SHEQ standards.
  • Identify SHEQ hazards and do risk assessments in the area of your work
  • Carrying out all legal inspections.
  • Carrying out routine maintenance tasks in the section.
  • Knowledge and experience in the hydraulic and pneumatic systems fault finding
  • Basic rigging knowledge

 Intrinsic Qualities:

  • Must have good understanding of safety principles, risk assessment and isolation procedures.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Must be a self-starter requiring minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to identify potential hazards related to the job and take appropriate action.
  • Framework of safe work practices provided.
  • Must be able to adapt to change.
  • Must be willing to work shifts

 Qualifications & Experience:

  • Matric or N3
  • Qualified fitter (Section 13).
  • Computer literacy will be an advantage.
  • Preferably be the holder of a valid first aid certificate
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in maintaining heavy industrial equipment.
  • Knowledge of the smelter will be advantageous


Applicants that are interested in applying for the advertised position must apply by faxing their Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Fax :0867504884 apply online.: ASAP

If you have not been contacted within 14 days, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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