Maintenance Fitter, Johannesburg – Ref: 1188349


Ref: 1188349

Job Description:

Type: Permanent
Reports to: Maintenance Manager
Primary purpose: Provide workshop assistance and maintenance service to ensure safe and continuous operation of plant and equipment.

Job description / core competencies:

Ensure safe and clean working environment.
Thorough inspection and the repair of all equipment on the planned maintenance system.
Troubleshooting and efficient repair of plant and equipment.
Perform all tasks in a safe manner.
Work overtime when needed and night shift).
Perform daily routine inspection and keep records there off.
Report activities (time sheet, workshop requests, etc.) when needed.
Correct use of PPE at all times.
Any other maintenance related tasks as nominated by the manager.
Report and record activities (timesheets, log sheets, shop orders, etc.)
Report all unsafe acts and or conditions to the manager or supervisor.
Operate within the scope of the company’s code of ethics.

Location (country, city): Johannesburg, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

N3 Mechanical Engineering
Qualified Mechanical Fitter with passed Trade Test
Recognised apprenticeship

Maintenance workshop/manufacturing FMCG environment
Pharmaceutical environment an advantage
Minimum of 5 years post apprenticeship

Plant safety and safety procedures
Workshop procedures
Pharmaceutical manufacturing and packing equipment
On boilers, compressors and HVAC equipment

Abilities and skills:
Work with minimum supervision
Responsive to emergencies
Report and record information accurately
Recognise and rectify unsafe conditions and actions
Welding (stainless steel an advantage)
Basic pipe fitting
To perform all tasks as per sop
Good communication skills

Personal qualities:
Self motivated
Time conscious (punctual)
Personal neatness and hygiene

Hand and power tools
Personal protective equipment
Access equipment
Material handling equipment

Company Description:

Company Description:

A Pharmaceutical manufacturing company that specializes in manufacturing and packing complementary medicines for various South African marketing and distribution companies.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.


Maintenance Fitter, Johannesburg – Ref: 1188349

Maintenance Fitter

Maintenance Fitter


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