BedRock, part of the TWK Group, has the following vacancy available: Fitter & Turner within Rutland Mill at White River, Mpumalanga.
Responsibilities and duties.
- Read and interpret drawings
- Manufacturing of maintenance spares for the sawmilling industry.
- Turning and machining of various components including multistart, buttress, square, acme, metric and imperial threads.
- Identifying different types of threads and their use in the industry
- Machining to standard tolerances.
- Identifying of different types of bearings their application and the fitting of such bearings.
- Knowledge of inline, radicon and crofts gearboxes, the assembly and repair thereof.
- Fitting of keys, bushes, pins, gears, sprockets and alignment of various types of couplings including tyre couplings, spider couplings gear couplings, flange couplings etc.
- Do maintenance checklists and assist with maintenance planning.
- Identify problematic machinery and inform management Thereof.
- Always maintain a safe working environment.
- After repairing machinery ascertain in conjunction with production personel machine is working to required standard.
- Be able to troubleshoot and do fault finding.
- Do basic boiler making and welding including the building of small structures.
- Must be prepared to travel and work at different mills including the stayover as and when required
Qualifications and skills.
- Qualified red seal artisan.
- Superb machining skills.
- At least 3 years’ experience in an industrial environment.
- Knowledge of the repair and manufacturing of sawmilling and mining timber production machinery spares.
- Basic knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics.
- Have decision making abilities and initiative.
- Be computer literate (word and excel)
- Have strong organisational and communication skills.
- Have basic boiler making and welding skills.
- Be prepared to work overtime and standby duties when required.
- Be prepared to do training courses to improve skills.
- Have very good fitting skills.
- Have a valid driver’s license.
- Have a full set of tools as required by Bedrock mining Timber.
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