Artisan: Welder

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 Introduction To safely perform skilled preventative and pro-active maintenance and repair welding tasks based on Original Equipment

Manufacturer (OEM) specifications using best welding techniques and consumables, in accordance with set standards, procedures, and specifications, to achieve optimum equipment availability and process efficiency objectives.

 Job Functions Supervision, Quality Management, Production Planning, Health & Safety, Welding
Industry  Mining
  • Performs skilled technical work within the parameters of the trade by installing, repairing, maintaining, or changing outworn or defective parts and components of Heavy Mining Equipment (HME) and Processing Plant Equipment.
  • Performs welding and hot work within best practice and approved procedures.
  • Performing planned and unplanned maintenance tasks within time limits.
  • Performs a variety of brazing and welding tasks using arc welding, semi-automatic welding, gas welding, and gas cutting techniques.
  • Ensures that the Team leader is kept informed of all work performed in the section.
  • Ensures that the required parts, tools, and special tools are available during services and repairs.
  • Performs ongoing diagnoses and fault-finding/running inspections on all equipment/structures
  • Enforces compliance to Company job safety and good housekeeping standards/practices
  1. Recognized Trade Diploma with 4 technical theoretical subjects (N3 level)
  2. 3 years post apprenticeship experience in a maintenance environment
  3. Experience in fault finding and troubleshooting and good welding and gas work practices.
  4. Work experience in heavy mining rebuilding workshops an added advantage.
  5. Experience in interpretation of technical drawings and schematics.
  6. Valid Code B/BE Drivers’ License

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