Mine Fitter - Section Leader
Saint Gobain Cristaleria, Sl
Cape Town, Western Cape
4d ago
source : findojobs-za

As a Mine Fitter for British Gypsum you can expect a rewarding and exciting role where you will be joining a business that is focused on continuing being a global leader in their field, who can offer you the career progression and security associated with an established and respected brand.

This is site based role at our Birkshead mine in Kirby Thor.The Mine Fitter will be a crucial part of a technical minded engineering team reporting into the Mine Engineering manager and be responsible for mechanical inspections, machinery performance as well as to provide mechanical maintenance to fixed and mobile plant.

Heres a short breakdown of the key focus areas in this roleAn understanding of maintenance and repair of vehicles for man and materials transport.

Able to work with and manage a small dedicated team on their own initiative.Able to maintain and upkeep maintenance planner.

Assist the mine shift leader in their duties.Receptive to additional training to enhance their skills.Attend to breakdowns, assess and recover or plan for repairs and assist others when required.

Carry out mechanical inspections and report backAble to identify and report defects and a course of action.Completion of a comprehensive shift report detailing work completed during shift and any other follow up work.

Capable of welding and fabrication work to a good standard (welding to BS).Knowledge of compressed air and hydraulic systems and fault finding on them.

A background knowledge of maintenance and repair of underground vehicles and mobile plant or similar would be beneficial.

Good knowledge of maintenance, repair and installation of material handling (conveying, crushing and screening) pumping and compressed air systems would be beneficial.

  • Mining based qualification or HNC or NVQ level 3 in Engineering or recognised mechanical apprenticeship or equivalent.Our key attitudes;
  • Innovative. Customer Focused. Agile. Open and Engaging. Entrepreneurial - are what makes us and how we like to work at Saint-Gobain.

    These are shared characteristics of us all and traits we look for in future team members. We are looking for the right person to fit in with our Saint-Gobain culture, but we know this needs to be right for you too.

    So if you think you match with the following, then we would love to hear from you!Is Saint-Gobain the right company for me?

    We are on a mission to Make the World a Better Home; this is about creating solutions that improve the performance of buildings, to be responsible and ethical, and to support our local communities.

    Its also our journey to Net Carbon Zero. So if you want to be part of our new vision and share the same passion as us, wed love to hear from you.

    Legal Statement Were working hard to be, and were keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, what football team you support, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!We believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions.

    We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all timesDid you know weve won Top UK & Global Employer 6 years running?!

    Report this job
    checkmark

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form