PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE JOB To conduct maintenance and repair duties on equipment to ensure that production runs uninterrupted and efficiently.
MAJOR TASK HEADINGS a) Execute planned maintenance activities. b) Attend to equipment breakdowns.c) Ensure adequate stock needed for maintenance and repairs.
DEGREE OF SUPERVISION RECEIVED Moderate supervision from a Senior Maintenance Manager PLANNING NECESSARY IN THE JOB Daily and weekly.
DEADLINES IN THE JOB The incumbent has to adhere to the maintenance schedule. ADVERSE WORKING CONDITIONING'S The employee is exposed to noise, cold / warm temperatures and chemicals.
The employee is also often required to lift heavy objects (e.g. machine parts). OTHER SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Required to dress in a hairnet and mouth mask, safety boots and earplugs.
Additionally, the incumbent is required to wear the PPE as required by the specific task function (e.g. gloves, welding helmet etc.
a) Execute planned maintenance activities. Perform maintenance in accordance utilizing the respective machine’s maintenance manual (and according to the relevant Standard Operating Procedure).
Record, document and file all maintenance records. Ensure the correct testing of equipment before releasing for use. Liaise with necessary employees to conduct maintenance (e.
g. Machine Operator). b) Attend to equipment breakdowns. Quickly analyze the problem. Institute corrective actions using the appropriate tools.
Fix equipment in in an efficient manner. Utilize the technical manual of the machine and relevant Standard Operating Procedures.
Order parts (if required) for fixing. Record, document and file all breakdowns. File job cards after completion. C) Ensure adequate stock needed for maintenance and repairs.
Conduct regular stock taking duties of parts and tools. Order parts so that there is always immediate stock available for breakdowns.
Liaise and form partnerships with suppliers Minimum Gr 12 Trade Test certificate as a Millwright Ideal National Certificate in Engineering Studies.
TRAINING Minimum Ideal 3 Months on the job. 4 Months on the job. EXPERIENCE Minimum Ideal 2 Years machine maintenance and repair.
4 Years machine maintenance and repair.