Sappi: Student Training Artisan

Sappi Southern Africa

Ngodwana Mill

FITTER (Grade 11)

Sappi Ngodwana Mill requires a MECHANICAL FITTER to safely perform maintenance tasks to ensure long-term plant reliability, thereby contributing to the overall equipment effectiveness.

This role reports into the Maintenance Support/ Superintendent

The main responsibilities of this job are:

  • Fit, assemble, grind and shape metal parts and sub-assemblies and fabricate parts for production machines and other equipment as required
  • Schedule maintenance for the plant or area of responsibility according to notifications and Planned Schedules
  • Perform fault finding on systems during breakdowns and repair or correct equipment to keep downtime to a minimum
  • Perform daily and weekly inspections on equipment according to a detailed inspection list
  • Perform standby as required to cover breakdowns after normal working hours and weekends, report all deviations to the Maintenance Support Mechanical (Foreman)
  • Report all unsafe acts to the Maintenance Support Mechanical
  • Withdraw spare parts and equipment from Main Stores utilising SAP as required by the task being performed
  • Improve and maintain Master Data in SAP’s accuracy and comply with work order business processes and update as required
  • Comply to Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality (SHEQ) requirements of the Mill and section
  • Assist production personnel with Equipment Isolation / Lockout of the process when performing isolations / Lockouts of the equipment
  • Investigate incidents and identify root cause / s of Non-Conformances and take corrective actions on all deviations as required
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping in the workplace and workshop at all times

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Recognised Trade Test Certificate as a Mechanical Fitter
  • Grade 12 or N2 Engineering
  • N3 Engineering would be preferred
  • 5 years post-apprenticeship experience in a heavy engineering environment will be advantageous
  • Valid Driving Licence

HR Contact

Marius de Jager

Closing Date 28 February 2020

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Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment

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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