Instrument Mechanician (MgO3 /Digesters/Brownstock)

Sappi Southern Africa

Saiccor Mill, Umkomaas

Instrument Mechanician (MgO3 /Digesters/Brownstock) ( HRL 13 )

Sappi Saiccor requires Instrument Mechanicians to provide instrumentation services with specific responsibility for fault finding, identifying repair and replacement needs, installing, repairing, maintaining and upgrading instrumentation systems and equipment; and ensuring that tools and materials are available and maintained to ensure long term plant availability, reliability and equipment effectiveness.

This role reports to the Superintendent : Instrument

The main responsibilities of this job are :

  • Maintain plant instrumentation in good working condition by completing scheduled maintenance as per SAP works order.
  • Perform all required calibrations according to the standard work instructions and to fill in the calibration sheets.
  • Maintain a good knowledge of field instruments, instrumentation drawings, plant layout, plant process, and availability of procedures to allow for quick and accurate fault finding.
  • Perform all work in a safe manner as not to endanger oneself and others, adhering to all and mill safety procedures
  • Adhere to conditions of employment by performing standby, overtime and shift work when required
  • Complete instrument installation and modification required according to the set standards
  • Update and maintain SAP Notifications of work orders by capturing failure codes and repair codes on the notification and complete the order once work is completed.
  • Complete plant inspections in his or her area reports and rectifies faults found.
  • To assist the Instrument Superintendent in the skills development of apprentices and trainees

The ideal candidate should have :

  • Grade 12 with an N2 Engineering whilst an N3 engineering would be preferred
  • Recognised Trade Test Certificate as an Instrument Mechanician
  • 2 years post apprenticeship experience in a heavy industry environment will be advanatageous

This is a readvertisement. If you have applied previously, your application will be considered. There is no need to reapply

Closing Date : 17 September 2019

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