Welding Foreman Kusile


14 Feb 2018

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This engineering construction company requires skilled welding foreman to work at Kusile site.

Principal Accountabilities

Welds metal parts together, using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes.

Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes and increases size of metal parts.

Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.

Responsibilities include welding equipment, fabricating, fitting, sheet metal installation, vehicular body work and some machinist work to meet specifications and required standards.

Prepare equipment for painting.

Fabricates, installs and maintains in good repair the sheet-metal equipment and fixtures as required for repair of maintenance equipment.

May locate and repair cracks in industrial engine cylinder heads, using inspection equipment and gas torch.

May perform repairs only.

May be required to pass employer performance tests or standard tests to meet certification standards of governmental agencies or professional and technical associations.

Performs related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding.

Duties include Wash Rack detail, Tire Shop assignment.

Other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

Ability to conduct a welding sample in lieu of routine Promotion Board to qualify for a posted position.

Ability to present current Welding Certification.

Knowledge of production planning, scheduling and layout.

MIG and STICK Welding Knowledge.

Proficient in GMAW and SMAW structural steel and aluminum welding.

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) Certification.

Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) Certification.

Knowledge of Aluminum STICK Welding.

Knowledge of Aluminum MIG Welding.

Brazing of Soldering.

Ability to meet deployment status requirements.

Experience & Education:

Matric /Diploma or equivalent.

At least five (5) years experience working as a welding foreman
Red Seal welding qualification will be highly advantageous!

Contract Type:

Contract, Permanent/Contract


South Africa