MAINTENANCE PRACTITIONER / TOOLMAKER -Pretoria

Company

Professional Appointments

Date

08 Feb 2018

Reference Number

2188204

Description

MAINTENANCE PRACTITIONER / TOOLMAKER -Pretoria
R 30000 PM - R 35000 PM CTC

National automotive manufacturing company is looking to appoint an experienced Maintenance Practitioner / Toolmaker

Qualifications & Experience

- Grade 12 / N3 - N5 + Trade Test as Toolmaker
- 5 - 6 years' experience in the Automotive Component Manufacturing industry Essential
- Sound Computer and Supervisory skills essential
- Draw, read and interpret engineering drawings
- Must have relevant tool making experience
- Fully competent with the operation of tool room equipment and machinery
- Product, production & process knowledge
- Customer Specific Requirements
- Production Maintenance
- Overall Equipment Effectiveness
- Material/Equipment management
- MRP systems
- Lean manufacturing

Duties

- Operate and monitor drilling machine, lathe, milling machine, surface grinding machine to produce simple components
- Conduct continuous Risk Assessments in the workplace
- Apply safety, health and environment practices and legal requirements when working on machines and equipment
- Monitor performance against budget (expense controls, variances, etc.)
- Protect company assets (working capital & fixed assets)
- Promote good Corporate Governance
- Maintenance Schedules and plan maintenance and repair work
- Inspect the tooling and determine spares and consumables requirements
- Scheduled maintenance work (type of repair or maintenance, spares, quantities, time, etc.)
- Conduct Preventive Maintenance activities
- Count stock for a Stock Take integrity check (check spares condition during the count
- Attend to machine breakdowns of a mechanical/electrical nature for all equipment under engineering functional control
- Capture all information related to the breakdown to aid in determining the root cause
- Perform routine maintenance
- Align machines and equipment
- Commission and refurbish machines / equipment
- Operate and monitor a drilling machine to produce simple components
- Operate the Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) to seal moulds
- Perform basic welding/joining of metals
- Perform MIG/TIG welding of metals
- Grind tools and drill bits
- Develop and fabricate from complex drawings
- Mechanically cut, drill and punch fabrication materials
- Weld work piece (oxy-acetylene welding, shielded metal arc welding, gas metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding)
- Test and commission machinery or equipment prior to handover

ONLY SA CITIZENS NEED APPLY

ONLY APPLICANTS THAT MEET THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS WILL BE CONSIDERED

SALARY OFFERED TO SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL DEPEND ON QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Applicants who have not been contacted within 14 days should consider their applications as having been unsuccessful

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract

Region:

Pretoria North
Gauteng
South Africa