Supervisor Conventional Machining – Chloorkop

Gauteng, Full Time Deadline: Not specified

Main Purpose of this role:
The main purpose of the Conventional Supervisor is to oversee all day-to-day running’s of the conventional machines which are being operated by our apprentices. Responsible for all training and guidance the apprentices might need with manufacturing parts for production
Your responsibilities:

Ensure that all the apprentices receive the basic training needs on the conventional lathe and milling machines.
Coach the apprentices in tool selection for various machining procedures.
Training the apprentices in correct use of all measuring equipment.
Assist and train the apprentices on FLSmidth quality procedures.
Provide guidance with regards to feeds and speeds for various materials.
Ensure apprentices are trained on basic maintenance and housekeeping for the lathes and milling machines.
Responsible to make sure all parts are manufactured within the required times allocated.
Responsible for the development of the apprentices, prepare them with basic machining principles to prepare them for advance CNC machining.
Responsible for the maintenance and servicing of all conventional equipment to prevent premature failure.
Responsible for ensuring all apprentices have the correct tooling to perform their tasks to the highest quality standards.
Ensures compliance with safety, environmental, and health policies, procedures and discipline within his responsible section.
Responsible for pre-planning of jobs so the apprentices are aware of their next job. To ensure all tooling and materials are ready for the next operation.
Ensure that the conventional machining area is clean and presentable to effectively perform the daily duties.
Performs other duties as and when required.

What you bring

Trade test machining.
Minimum N3 technical qualification.
Ability to read, understand and interpret drawings.
Crane License / experience.
Rigger Training / experience.
Basic PC skills.
5-10 Years in heavy engineering environment.