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Chief Block Maker

  • Full Time
  • Midrand
  • Market Related USD / Year
  • Salary: Market Related

Job Picture:

A coil spring contains only certain concepts. These concepts are clearly applicable to a coil spring. One cannot reproduce a coil spring with concepts not applicable to a coil spring.


It is the same with Block Making. The specific block making concepts must be understood exactly by all those involved in Block Making and live in them so that we can have good quality emerge at wet side.

Grounding Concepts:

1.   The plant must be to design and maintained to this standard; and

2.   The staff must understand block making, be managed, and be cared for; and

3.   The mix must be consistent (and quality of the highest standards); and

4.   The throughput concepts must be understood and practiced; and

5.   We must administer, measure and report so that we can correct ourselves.


  • Read.
  • Write.
  • Microsoft Excel and Outlook Competent.
  • Have a Matric with a good Math Literacy result.
  • Have a technically oriented tertiary qualification.


  • Administration of team.
  • IR experience.
  • Measuring and Reporting of output.
  • Leadership experience.
  • Influencer.
  • Owner of position.
  • Blockmaking experience will be an advantage.
  • Demonstrate clarity and firmness as to what can be allowed and what is not allowed in a production environment.