Murray & Roberts: Artisan Diesel Mechanic (Re-advert)

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  • Post published:Oct 25, 2021
  • Post category:Jobs

Job description

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not be limited to:
  • Minimum 1 year of mining industry experience (underground and surface)
  • Minimum 1 year of trade experience as a Diesel Mechanic
  • Knowledge of different diesel engines (basic to intermediate) [Advanced preferred]
  • Knowledge of different diesel injecting systems (basic to intermediate) [Advanced preferred]
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings relating to diesel engine requirements
  • Ability to do fault-finding from drawings on diesel engine requirements and injection systems

Minimum requirements

Suitable candidates must possess the following minimum qualifications and skills:
  • Effective supervision of team’s daily tasks to meet targets
  • Cost containment, through effective planning, on time availability of materials and equipment, high mean time to failure after repairs, no rework
  • Construct engineering installations according to agreed standards, procedures and specifications
  • Maintain and repair engineering equipment according to agreed standards and schedules.
  • Effective stakeholder engagement, work with others to identify and resolve problems and escalate where appropriate.
  • Self and team wear correct PPE at all times
  • Self and team understand and comply with legal regulations and M&RC’s policies, procedures, standards and safety protocols
  • Effective self and team management in alignment with M&RC values and leadership initiatives
Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:
  • Grade 12 or NQF 4 equivalent
  • Section 26 Diesel Mechanic Trade Certificate / MIETTB (Mining Industry Engineering Trades Training Board)
  • Trade Certificate through a registered body, e.g.: Olifantsfontein, pre 1994 ESTC (Engineering Skills Training Centre) James Park GFA (Goldfields Training Academy)
  • Contract of Apprenticeship signed off by employer and Department of Manpower
  • Valid Code EB driver’s license
  • Flame Proof and Gas Testing Certificates (Essential)
  • Valid First Aid Certificate (Essential, if not available, must obtain at on-boarding)
  • Good English written and verbal communication skills

Closing date: 28 October 2021