Artisan Millwright (Team Leader) – Oranjesigt

Free State, Full Time Deadline: Aug 16, 2023

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing shifts and employees as well as performing electro mechanical maintenance and repairs in the production plant and equipment to ensure optimal reliability and availability and will be based at Bloemfontien in Oranjesigt


National Diploma.
Relevant experience in applying job-related concepts, techniques, and processes at the required level.
Business English: Fluent.
Code 08 Driver’s license.
Computer literacy (Basic).
Work in extreme conditions.
Work in confined spaces.
Work shifts/weekends/public holidays.


Proactive and action orientated.
Maintains high standards.
Achieves Results Effectively.
Approaches situations with an open mind and solves problems creatively.
Collaborate with others to achieve a common objective.
Commitment and motivation.
Communicates effectively.
Ability to plan and organize.
Apply expertise and technology.

Duties and Responsibilities
Assemble, install, test, and maintain any mechanical and electrical equipment:

Maintain and repair of plant and equipment to ensure optimal reliability and availability.
Conduct fault-finding and analysis of machine condition and failures.
Perform root cause analysis on processing equipment.
Optimize machines with a pro-active approach to continuous improvement.
Perform root cause analysis on steam, refrigeration, and water equipment.
Provide technical and specialist support to the maintenance and production team.

Conduct ad-hoc activities:

Inspect and test equipment as per the prescribed ELKE schedule.
Complete job cards and update records.
Increase machine availability.
Do modifications.
Ensure that all process control software is backed up and kept up to date.
Participate in Way Better teams.

Manage Staff on shift:

Train and develop employees.
Manage and measure performance.
Conduct meetings and ensure effective communication with all.
Control overtime.

Closing Date