Petra Diamonds Limited is one of the world’s leading suppliers of rough diamonds and one of the largest independent diamond groups by resource. It’s a polished diamond we’re after for this role – an individual that clearly outshines his/her peers: | CULLINAN DIAMOND MINE
Fitter – Internal / External
Cullinan Diamond Mine is situated in the town of Cullinan 30km east from Pretoria.
Job Grade: C2T Reference Nr: CUL405
JOB DESCRIPTION: Maintain equipment according to sound engineering practice and equipment specifications.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Diagnose faults and perform maintenance of machines
Do 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
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
Responsible for attending to machinery breakdowns
Perform risk assessments (Activity based and Mini)
Responsible for cutting, theorizing, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines; erecting machines and equipment on-site; overhauling and repairing of 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
Responsible for trade related administration
Conduct on-the-job training for allocated apprentices
Must be able to work shifts, overtime and be able to do standby, callouts
Required to perform other duties that may reasonably be expected within the Company from time to time.
Ensure compliance to Statutory requirements and Mine Policies, Procedures and Codes of Practice
Qualified Fitter Trade Certificate through a recognised institution and/or apprenticeship**
3 years post Apprenticeship/Qualification experience
Valid Drivers’ License
** 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 (e.g. 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 & Qualifications)
OTHER SKILLS / COMPETENCIES:
Able to communicate in English (written & verbal)
Attention to Detail; Planning; Problem Solving; Reliability; Pro-active
Pass Vienna Assessment (level 2) – this assessment will be done on Mine
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 and internal candidates. 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).
If you are already employed by Petra Diamonds please submit an authorised Application Form, your résumé, SAPS certified qualifications and ID
Prospective applicants who, at the time of lodging an application to this advertisement, are employed through Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV should
note that Petra Diamonds reserves the right to disclose such an application to Kimberley Ekapa Mining JV.
Please complete an application form (available on http://www.petradiamonds.com/careers/current-vacancies) and forward, together with your résumé, SAPS certified qualifications, drivers’ license and ID, to [email protected] by 13 August 2019.