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Job title :Electrical Foreman - Winders: Rustenburg (Ref: 144267/1) Reference :144267
Company :Implats
Professional Sector : Industry Sector :
Location : No location given
Salary : 0.00 - 0.00
Applications open :2018-11-22Applications close :2018-12-07
Job Description

Situated near Rustenburg in the North West Province, Impala Platinum is an equal opportunity mining company, committed to transformation, excellence and recruitment of individuals who have the potential, attributes and passion to thrive in a changing and goal-orientated environment.  

Electrical Foreman – Winders

Impala – Rustenburg

(Ref. 144267/1)

Minimum qualifications (CVs without copies of qualifications will not be considered:

• Recognised relevant Trade qualification (Section 13/26D) is essential


• Proof of recognised completed apprenticeship contract (completed by means of effluxion of time)


• NTC 2 (relevant Trade Theory) qualification is essential

Job-specific experience and requirements:

• Minimum of 5 yearsʼ working experience as a Winder Electrician is essential

• Completed Impala Winder modules and MV modules is essential

• Computer literacy (MS Office package and SAP) is essential

• Valid Medical Certificate or medically fit in order to obtain such a certificate

Other desirable requirements:

• Knowledge of the Mine Health and Safety Act and Regulations

• Knowledge and experience of the operation and maintenance of conveyors, multi-stage pumps and lamp rooms, PLC systems, MV reticulation, large DC machinery and thyristor converters

• Thorough understanding of frequency drives on winders

• Experience as Electrical Foreman or prior acting experience in such a position will be an advantage

Duties and responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be expected to:

• Supervise electrical maintenance activities

• Inspect, maintain, repair and perform fault finding on winders

• Direct Artisans according to emergency priorities as per their job requirements

• Maintain and supervise electrical workshop, stores and substations

• Attend to callouts with regards to electrical breakdowns

• Control and order stock for all parts, equipment and materials required

• Design and construct single-phase circuits and three-phase circuits

• Construct, install, commission and maintain low and medium-voltage networks

• Construct, install, commission and maintain large DC machinery and thyristor converters

• Construct, install, commission and maintain single phase AC and three-phase AC machines and control gear

• Inspect, maintain, repair and perform fault-finding on medium-voltage networks

• Inspect electrical main substations and main pump stations

• Maintain unit protection devices on transformers

• Troubleshoot on programmable logic controllers

• Operate on low-voltage networks

• Compile technical reports, method statements and risk assessments

• Supervise the work unit to achieve work unit objectives (individuals and teams)

• Plan, organise and control work in own area of responsibility

• Lead and conduct on-the-job training and Coaching

Company details can be found at http://www.implats.co.za

Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups.

Short-listed candidates may be subjected to psychometric assessment.

Applications from agencies will not be accepted.

If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Applications can be sent to: The Recruitment Centre, Impala Platinum Limited, PO Box 5683, Rustenburg 0300 or fax: (014) 569-9965 or e-mail in MS Word format to Recruitment.Mining4@implats.co.za

Closing date: 7 December 2018

In addition to challenging opportunities, the Company offers a competitive remuneration package and the normal large company benefits.