This position assists the Boilermaker in fabricating, assembling, installing, testing, maintaining, and repairing boilers, vessels, tanks, towers, heat exchangers.

This position assists the Boilermaker in fabricating, assembling, installing, testing, maintaining, and repairing boilers, vessels, tanks, towers, heat exchangers and other heavy-metal structure. Assist Inspect and repair fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, water columns, and auxiliary machines.

Key Performance Areas

  • Assist Inspect and repair fittings, such as safety valves, regulators, automatic-control mechanisms, water columns, and auxiliary machines.
  • Fabricating and installing Liners
  • Laying out plate or sheet steel and marking cuts, bends and welds
  • Fitting and welding metal sections together
  • Maintaining and repairing chutes
  • Directing crane operators during installation or repair of Plant equipment
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, preserves records.
  • Carry out routine housekeeping tasks to make sure that the work area is clean.
  • To undertake such other duties as may be determined by the Supervisor from time to time. 
See also  Field Sales Manager at VIVO ENERGY

Technical Competencies

  • Capable of working in a fast-paced, enthusiastic mining and corporate environment
  • Self-driven
  • Attention to details – quantity & quality.

Behaviours/Personal Attributes

  • Self-driven
  • Attention to details – quantity & quality.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces.
  • Team player
  • Good quality workmanship
  • Ability to complete work on schedule.
  • Disciplined and respects others

Qualification & Experience

  • Trade Test B or C in Mechanical Boiler-making or National Craft Certificate in Fitting
  • A minimum 1 – 2 years working as an assistant’ relevant experience in Maintenance Fitter in a mining/plant environment.
  • Knowledge of workplace safety including safe handling, welding, fabrication, racking and lifting procedures.