Millwright x 4 (Fertilizers / Trade Test / Red Seal / FFS / Process plant), Sasolburg

Millwright x 4 (Fertilizers / Trade Test / Red Seal / FFS / Process plant), Sasolburg

CA Finance Africa Recruitment

Reference No. GB

Role Overview

Our client seeks a trade tested Millwright to join their fertilizer division in Sasolburg.

Client Description:

Our client’s Agriculture division, is the market leader in Southern Africa. The division produces granular, liquid and speciality fertilizers for a broad customer base of farmers.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of Bagging lines plant equipment.
  • Ensure safe operations at all time, and manage risks and hazards while attending to stoppages.
  • Repair and maintain machines as per acceptable standards.
  • Continuous improvement in terms of reliability and safety of machines.
  • Assist on running the shift to ensure that the machines are running efficiently with minimum or no unplanned engineering stoppages.
  • Do scheduled or planned work as required.
  • Identification of machine problems and repairs.
  • Minor projects execution.
  • Maintain a high standard of discipline and adherence to company procedures, and required safety standards.
  • Perform other tasks as specified by the Superintendent and/or Shift Supervisor.
  • Perform daily inspections on all sections of plants under your control, assess the condition thereof and effect necessary repairs or maintenance.
  • Repair equipment as identified through improvement projects, tags, etc.
  • Daily reporting of problems that happened on shift and filling in of required paperwork.
  • Identify improvements in the process that could be made by modifying or replacement of plant and to bring such information to the attention of management.
  • Collaboration and teamwork with site maintenance department.
  • All such duties and/or activities assigned by management as and when required.


Education & Experience Required:

  • N6 qualification and Millwright Trade Test (preferably Red Seal) is essential

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a process plant.
  • Experience with FFS (Form, Fill and Seal) machine as well as process control knowledge and skill will be an added advantage.
  • Must be able to work shifts and perform stand by duties.
  • Must be willing to work overtime.
  • Must have fault finding experience.
  • Electrical, Mechanical, Pneumatics and Utilities experience.
  • Able to undertake responsibility for area operations.
  • Good knowledge of OHS Act.
  • MS Office.


Job Competencies         

  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Display initiative and be a team player.
  • Computer literate
  • General       


Benefits and Contractual information:

Location: Sasolburg, Free State

Salary: Neg.