Samancor: Artisan Traineeship for 2022

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To safely maintain and repair all levels of electrical equipment to the highest standard



  • Participate and comply with SHEQ requirements (SHEQ Toolbox)
  • Ensure SHEQ compliance within the Team through effective use of the Toolbox
  • Utilise the Information Management System (IMS) to initiate, investigate and report SHEQ status
  • Adhere to all related SOP’s, PTO’s, and CTO’s as per Training Matrix per position, SHEQ and company standards
  • 5S Management


  • Ensure Customer Satisfaction


  • Complete a breakdown work order on SAP
  • Create a notification on SAP
  • Providing correct feedback on SAP
  • Executing work in a safe and reliable manner ensuring the highest level of workmanship
  • Applying faultfinding techniques
  • Conduct regular plant inspections
  • Maintaining and/or repair low level and high level electrical equipment
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Uphold Continuous Improvement through Operational Excellence
  • Performing standby duties
  • Ensuring OHSA Safety & Health standards are maintained
  • Ensuring conformance with Quality and Environmental standards
  • Work overtime as and when required
  • Act in a higher level as and when required

Work execution:

  • Perform the job as outlined in the Work Order and as per the detailed Task List
  • Capture history & complete the notification to the required standard
  • Confirm Work Order with the correct time and all details to the required standard
  • Provide feedback to the Maintenance Specialist on any task where there is a difference between the task instruction and the job requirements
  • Communicate if spares, equipment, or other factors were not available for job on the work order and to the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Perform Plant inspections and generate notifications from inspections and subsequent notifications
  • Perform high voltage (HV) operation of breakers and isolation equipment
  • Electrical fault finding and testing of electrical equipment including live testing
  • Generate Notifications from inspections and subsequent Notifications

Unplanned Interventions

  • Perform isolation and issue lockout documents
  • Attend to breakdown quickly and safely
  • Capture all data related to the stoppage to aid in determining the root cause
  • Communicate ways of improving how the breakdown was handled to the Maintenance Specialist
  • Perform standby duties (Own transport will be required)
  • Work overtime as and when required

Rotables Management:

  • Change out item
  • Create PM order detailing item to be drawn from stock
  • Create reservation for rotable on PM Order
  • Create subsequent notification
  • Complete all fields on the “Damage” tag on the return item to rotable store
  • Physically transport damaged rotable to lay down area

Mobile Equipment:

  • Handle loads by means of an overhead crane
  • Lift and move loads by mean of a forklift


  • Safety Awareness
  • Initiative
  • Managing Work
  • Results Orientation
  • Works Standards
  • Communication
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Adaptability
  • Grade 12/N3 (Maths and Science)
  • Electrician Trade test certificate
  • Three years’ relevant experience gained in a heavy industrial environment from date of obtaining trade test.
  • Driver’s license
  • Computer literacy


  • SAP Systems
  • Overhead crane experience
  • Simocode

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