Minopex: Engineering Assistant – (Fitter / Rigger)


The position will be based at a site close to Aggeneys in the Northern Cape.


The purpose of this position is to assist with housekeeping and engineering maintenance activities under instruction from the Artisan / Engineering Supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lifts, holds, positions and supports parts and materials being worked on, manually or with appropriate tools as required
  • Assists with dismantling and re-assembling of components as per instruction
  • Loads and off -loads materials and parts onto and from transport vehicles as required
  • Lifts, carries and moves materials to and from storage areas by hand or non-self-propelled equipment
  • Assists with installations and breakdowns where services are required under instruction from the Artisan or Engineering Supervisor
  • Performs general housekeeping duties
  • Performs observing role when instructed by Artisan / Engineering Supervisor, e.g. fire watch check for burning conveyors or checking pipelines for leaks etc

Qualification Requirements

  • Grade 12

Experience and Skills Requirements

  • 1 Years’ experience and knowledge within the mining industry is preferred
  • English language proficiency
  • Knowledge of Workplace Safety and Procedures
  • Familiar with Risk Assessments
  • Time Management

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