in Harrismith, Free State
created 1 week ago
Expires 12 Mar
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Salary: Negotiable - very good benefits
Carry out the planned maintenance required on plant.
Incumbent has to be pro-active and prevent breakdowns on his/her patrols and shows initiative to continuously improve equipment performance – condition based maintenance.
Ensure that all work is performed in a Safe and Environmentally conscientious manner In both electrical and mechanical disciplines, install, service, repair and maintain existing and new equipment.
Attend to electrical and mechanical faults/breakdowns within the factory.
Basic troubleshooting on PLC’s and SCADA systems.
Programming and faultfinding on VSD’’s and soft starters.
Programming and faultfinding on defined instrumentation and calibration.
Root cause analysis of repetitive faults; implement corrective measures.
Steer ‘Continuous Improvement’ teams to improve equipment reliability and performance Maintain high standard of work.
Ensure machine availability for production targets to be met.
Undertakes to work shift, standby and overtime as per company requirements.
Electrical panels must be closed and locked at all times and kept in a neat and clean condition complete with a set of as built wiring diagrams.
Adhering to Safe Working Permit procedures at all times (e.g.
confined space, working at height, hot work, LOTO etc.) Ensure any dangerous conditions to be made safe immediately.
Ensure that during all work performed, food safety is never compromised.
Correct errors on electrical and mechanical drawings, update accordingly.
Alignment of goals to achieve NCE objectives.
Complete the necessary administrative tasks for AMM, SHE, CDM and MDWT.
Interact with production, Suppliers and contracting staff Coaching and mentoring of technical operators and apprentices.
Planned maintenance, Condition Based maintenance.
Safety regulations.
Breakdown Maintenance, Fault finding and repairs Line efficiency, WO completion rate, SHE requirements met.
Admin Energy saving and environmental initiatives.
You must have the following: Served Apprenticeship and qualified with a Millwright Trade Test Certificate (Electromechanician.) A minimum of two years experience in both electrical and mechanical disciplines.
Preferably have a Certificate of Registration as an ‘Installation Electrician’.
Good interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and under pressure.
Computer literate (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Strong analytical & problem solving skills in both electrical and mechanical disciplines.
Basic working knowledge of PLC’s In depth knowledge of maintenance practices.
Interpersonal skills.
Change Management Team player Leadership skills Facilitation skills in leading team meetings Multi-skilled in all mechanical, electrical and specified instrument disciplines.
You will be responsible for the following: Install, maintain and improve both electrical and mechanical equipment Ensure efficient, safe operation of machinery by setting and adjusting devices to within allowed tolerances.
All work carried out on premises must conform to SANS code 10142-1:2003 (wiring of premises) and internal standards (if more stringent in all areas of engineering, quality and safety health & environment.) Fault finding and attending to breakdowns in both electrical and mechanical disciplines.
Complete the necessary administrative tasks for AMM, SHE, CDM, CI and MDWT.
To be actively involved with new project installations, CDM and MDWT. Read More...
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