The operator must be a qualified artisan in order to perform electrical and mechanical maintenance on process equipment. Strong communication skills (English, spoken and written) .
Pro-active problem solving and an ability to effectively troubleshoot in a team are essential traits. Must be prepared to work on a rotational shift basis with occasional overtime.
Qualifications : National senior certificate (Matric / Similar)National technical certificate (N3)Drivers LicenseBasic first aid & firefighting preferredPlant operation & monitoringo The continuous monitoring (SCADA) and control of all operational parameters of the waste-to-value process planto Operate process machinery and equipmento Follow start-up and shut-down procedures of both the entire plant and the individual process unitso Record and log production figures, downtime events, maintenance events and anomalies in the operating parameters electronicallyo Report critical production figures and process parameters in regular updates on messaging platformso Visually monitor effluent and feed streamso Effluent and gas samplingo Report all plant issues or parameter anomalies to the site managerMaintenanceo Follow out preventative maintenance schedules on plant process equipmento Attend to breakdownso Effective troubleshootingo Complete equipment checklistso Maintain housekeeping standards on the planto Manage contractors that come to siteStock Controlo Monitor raw materials usage and inform site manager when more stock is requiredo Manage spare parts stocko Ensure storage areas are clean and organisedLaboratoryo Conduct lab testing accurately and safelyo Record and report resultso Manage stock levels of lab testing consumables and chemicalso Manage calibration of lab equipment (some can be done internally, some external)o Clean and maintain lab equipmento Coordinate external lab testingHealth & Safetyo Adhere to H&S procedureso Upkeep of H&S fileo Report incidents and near-misseso Manage regular checks of safety equipment (fire equipment, spill kits, safety shower, etc.
Admin & Supply Chaino Clock in & outo Overtime reconciliationo Manage office supplies stocko Assist with supply chain (contact suppliers, quote acquisition, recommendations, etc)