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Job title :Fitter – Fixed-term Contract (Ref. CUL379) Reference :145946
Company :Petra Diamonds (Pty) Ltd
Professional Sector : Industry Sector :
Location : No location given
Salary : 0.00 - 0.00
Applications open :2019-03-15Applications close :2019-03-27
Job Description

Building a world-class diamond group
Cullinan Diamond Mine

Cullinan Diamond Mine is situated in the town of Cullinan 30km east from Pretoria.

Fitter – Fixed-term Contract
The successful candidate will maintain equipment according to sound engineering practice and equipment specifications.
Tasks and responsibilities:
• Diagnose faults and perform maintenance of machines • Perform quality control of spares and equipment • Assemble and fit fabricated parts into equipment using precision measuring instruments • Form metal and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools • Be responsible for the management of consumable stock levels (amongst others spares and hydro carbons) • Participate in planning shutdowns, resources, tools and spares relevant to the shutdown activities • Service equipment for optimal availability and performance • Repair and replace worn and defective parts and reassemble mechanical components, referring to service manuals • Attend to machinery breakdowns • Perform risk assessments (activity-based and mini) • Be responsible for cutting, theorizing, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines, erecting machines and equipment on-site, overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment • Study drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings to achieve specified tolerances • Be responsible for trade-related administration • Conduct on-the-job training for allocated apprentices • Work shifts, overtime and be able to do standby, callouts • Perform other duties that may reasonably be expected within the Company from time to time • Ensure compliance with statutory requirements and Mine Policies, Procedures and Codes of Practice.

Minimum requirements: • N2 National Certificate or equivalent qualification • Fitter Trade Certificate through a recognised institution and apprenticeship ** • 3 years’ post-apprenticeship qualification experience as a Fitter • Valid driver’s licence (Code EB).

** Candidates holding a QCTO (Section 26D) Trade Test, where the learning route is not specified on the Certificate, must submit the following: Statement of results issued by an accredited MQA trade test centre as well as evidence of training conducted at a technical training centre (eg Portfolio of Evidence, Logbooks). Should these documents not be submitted the application will not be considered. Candidates holding S28 Trade Test Certificates from non-Mining Sector centres will not be considered.

Advantageous (skills, competencies, experience and qualifications): • Grade 12/N3/National Certificate vocational (3rd year) – NQF Level 4 • Computer literacy.

Other skills/competencies: • Ability to communicate in English (written and verbal) • Attention to detail • Planning • Problem solving • Reliability • Proactive • Pass Vienna Assessment – this assessment will be done on Mine. (Ref. CUL379)

Cullinan Diamond Mine is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups in line with the Company’s Employment Equity Policy and Plan. Pre-screening, profile testing, assessments, medical and security clearance will form part of the recruitment and selection process. Short-listed candidates will be required to attend a panel interview. Employment of the successful candidate is subject to passing on Mine induction and the aforementioned criteria. Preference will be given to candidates who reside within our host labour sending area of Tshwane Municipality (proof of residence may be requested).

Please complete an application form (available on http://www.petradiamonds.com/careers/current-vacancies) and forward, together with your résumé, SAPS-certified qualifications and ID, to e1-recruitment@petradiamonds.com by 27 March 2019.

Please note that incomplete application forms and documentation will not be considered. If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Petra Diamonds reserves the right not to fill this position.

Please note that Petra Diamonds does not at any time require any form of payment for recruitment purposes. If you are approached in this regard, you should report the incident immediately via one of the following hotlines: Toll-free: +27 31 571 5573; Freefax: +27 31 560 7395; E-mail: deloitte@tip-offs.com; FreePost: KZ 138, Umhlanga Rocks 4320; Website: www.tip-offs.com