Boiler Operator

Date

03 Jan 2019

Reference Number

2277908

Salary

Undisclosed cost to company incl benefits

Description

THE OPPORTUNITY
An opportunity has arisen in our Chloorkop Factory for a suitable individual as a Boiler Operator. In this role the incumbent will report to the Maintenance Team Leader. The portfolio will suit a self-motivated, skilled, hands-on, self-disciplined and highly energised person.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

- The primary purpose of this position will be to ensure the production team will have steam available produced by our onsite goal boiler.

MAIN AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

- Boiler operation
- Ensure that all Health and Safety procedures are followed
- Ensure that all Quality procedures are always adhered to all times
- Ensure that Company procedures are adhered to at all times
- Ensure that moving parts are greased and oiled
- Ensure that standard cleaning procedures are adhered to at all times
- Ensure correct startup and correct shutdown
- Ensure that production targets are met
- Carry out minor repairs
- Manually check limit switches and alarms
- Report all defaults to Supervisor
- Write out Maintenance jobs cards
- Check correct usage of coal and temperature settings
- Report coal stock
- Other Duties
- Housekeeping and Cleaning
- Any other reasonable duty as requested by your Supervisor or Superior
- Good Manufacturing Practice, Housekeeping and Safety
- Correct and appropriate safety equipment: Overalls, Safety shoes, Hearing protection, Safety glasses, Gloves
- Adhere to safe working practices
- Prevent injury
- Prevent equipment/ property damage

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

- Consequences of errors of judgement and its impact on the operation
- Decision making skills
- Basic Mechanical skills
- Team working skills
- Good communication skills
- Proactive, customer focused and attention to detail
- Control information and checks
- Equipment performing to required standards
- Good upkeep of machinery and tools
- Good quality products
- Maintenance job cards timeously and correctly filled in

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

- Grade 12
- Minimum of 3 years' experience as a Boiler Operator

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract

Region:

Kempton Park
Gauteng
South Africa