Mechanical Fitter and Turner


Rheinmetall Denel Munition


04 May 2018

Reference Number



Undisclosed cost to company incl benefits


Purpose : Maintain high levels of repairs and workmanship on HYDRAULIC PRESSES

Key Performance Areas :

- Manufacture parts on a lathe and milling machine and fitting machine parts according to specifications of work sketches, blueprints and sketches, dismantling and fitting machinery together;
- attend to the scheduled mechanical servicing and maintenance machinery & tools used in workshop (ie. lathe, milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, grinders etc)
- Perform planned maintenance : Fits and assemble fabricated parts in the manufacturer of machinery, engines and other related metal apparatus. Fits, assembles and repair machine parts;
- perform breakdown maintenance;
- Plans sequence of operations, measures and marks dimensions and reference points on metal stock for manufacturing;
- Do fault-finding on machinery and equipment;
- Perform Arc, Gas and TIG welding;
- Must be able to work with minimum supervision;
- Perform high level precision tasks;
- Reading and interpretation of drawings and schematic diagrams;
- Discusses services and repair problems with operator (users) and Supervisor for the ordering of spares required.
- Give inputs for modifications and projects
- Performs minor / major repairs on hydraulics press (1000 ton)
- Able to read and interpret hydraulic and technical drawings;
- Monitor and assist in developing of Artisan Aids and Workshop Assistants
- Maintain records of repairs madem work orders and time worked
- Maintain an environemnt that function according to statutory requirements ie. Occupational Health and Safety Act;

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract




South Africa