Millwright

Our client, a leading manufacturing company based in Durban has an opening for a Millwright to join their dynamic team.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the maintenance of plant and equipment and general repairs of all mechanical, electrical and instrumentation (basic) equipment
  • Ensure that all machinery and equipment is maintained and serviced and kept in good working condition at all times, thus ensuring minimum plant down time
  • Ensure that maintenance is carried out to set standards and notifying superiors of deviations
  • Conduct fault finding and repairs to all site equipment
  • Conduct regular inspections and monitor equipment ensuring early detection and preventative maintenance. This may include (but is not limited to) electrical equipment such as UPS units, generators, switch-gears, breakers, etc.
  • Assist and actively participate in projects, which include installation, commissioning, testing and handover
  • Perform (M, E & I) isolation of equipment in preparation for contractors and in accordance with the company LOTO procedure.
  • Operate lifting equipment which may include forklifts, cranes etc. as well as general rigging equipment
  • Accepting permits for contractors and overseeing work done
  • Perform MV (11kV) switching as and when required
  • Perform work as per company requirements – instructions, job cards, work permits, handover, sign-off, closing of job cards etc.
  • Perform standby duties and overtime work as and when required
  • Ensure compliance to OHSAct, company Directives, JSA’s and other relevant systems
  • Perform any other related task as and when required
Qualifications
  •  N6 level qualification or equivalent
  • Trade tested Millwright
Experiance
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must be computer literate

Apply to : terence@proappoint.co.za