Sappi: Artisans Learnerships Programme 2019

Artisan Aide: Boilermaker  ( P16  )




To provide a basic engineering service to the Boilermaker as required in the plant according to engineering specifications and safety standard.


REPORTING TO: Foreman: Mechanical




  • Ensures test equipment is well maintained
  • Carries out planned maintenance and preventative maintenance schedules to required standards
  • Reports unsafe conditions and actions to appropriate management level.
  • Assists artisan as and when required
  • Carries out shift work in accordance with pre-planned roster
  • Notifies Foreman of changes to plant to enable plant history to be maintained
  • Diagnoses, fault finds and repairs equipment failures maximize plant availability
  • Modifies existing plant as required
  • Responsible for housekeeping in designated areas
  • Collects Bill of material information
  • Carries out reasonable tasks and instructions given by line management
  • Adheres to environmental policy and procedures including
    • Reduces waste
    • Prevents spills
    • Meets environmental targets which apply to his sphere of influence
    • Complies with hazardous chemical handling procedures
    • Complies with environmental legal requirements
    • Practices good housekeeping aligned with Key 1




  • Planning & Organising
  • Problem Solving
  • Resilience
  • Initiative / Proactive




  • Matric
  • N2 Engineering (4 Subjects)
  • Two years’ experience in a heavy Engineering Environment
  • Have completed level 1 boilermaking
  • Have experience in boilermaking and welding for 2-3 years


Closing date: 24 May 2019


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without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Should you not have been contacted within 14 days of the closing date of this advert, please consider your application unsuccessful.


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