25 Sep '18
Mechanical Foreman

Mining, North West Rustenburg

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Looking for Underground Mechanical Foreman with mine experience

Minimum Qualification:

  • Trade Qualification - Fitter and Turner (Section 13/236D)
  • NTC 2(Relevant Trade Theory) Qualification


  • 5 years working experience as an underground Machniacal Foreman
  • Computer Literate (MS Office & SAP)
  • Valid Medical Certificates - Must be really fit

Desiable Requirments:

  • Legal Knowlege of Mine Health and Safety Act is essential
  • Must have knowledge to maintain multi-stage pumps
  • Must have knowledge on dirty water settlers
  • Must have knowledge on conveyor systems
  • Must have experience with shaft ore-handling systems
  • Must have a thorouh understanding of winding ropes

Duties and Resposibilities:

  • Supervise mechanical maintenance activities
  • Direct Artisans acording to emergrncy priorities as per their job requirements.
  • Attend to callouts with regards to mechanical breakdowns
  • Maintain control of engineering workshop and stores
  • Control and order stock for all parts, equipment and materials required.
  • Design basic mechanical components, pneumatic and hydraulic circuits
  • Diagnose and repair faults on equipment and machinery in operation
  • Analyse breakdowns to identify the root cause
  • comissions and assemble machinery and equipment
  • Supervise non-destructive tests on safety and production critical equipment
  • Monitor Proformances against budget (Expense controls, variances, etc)
  • Compiletechnical reports, method statements and risk assesments
  • Supervise the work unit to achieve work unit objectives (individuels and teams)
  • Plan, organise and control work in own area of responsibility
  • Lead and conduct on the job traininig and couching

Ad Visible Until: 31 October 2018
Ref: RST001008/LB

Vacancy Type: Permanent