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Fitter

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

Red Seal Fitters with at least 5 years experience are required for a continuous manufacturing operation in Midrand, Gauteng.

The candidate will have a proven track record that reflects:

  • A passion for Asset Care
  • Care, competence, follow up and order in their environment
  • An energetic persona with a desire to improve themselves and their environment
  • An aversion to mess, waste and downtime
  • Must live within a 30km radius of Midrand, or be prepared to relocate
  • Standby and callouts are part of the job expectation

The company will support and encourage the successful applicant’s personal and professional development.

The successful applicant will get the training, tools and spares needed so that there are no basic bottlenecks to being successful.

There is significant automation in the plant.

Skills

  • Interested in people and what makes them tick
  • Very good at making contact with people and discussing solutions to a problem
  • Able to stick to CSFs while a storm rages – not to be influenced away from the facts by other emotions
  • Needs things organised and up to date – needs to feel uncomfortable when their environment under their influence is untidy and disorganised
  • Sees organisational goals as a personal goal
  • Confident enough to push seniors and ask questions, but at the same time have humility in this confidence
  • Be able to describe where and when they went the extra mile, not to impress or because they felt under pressure, but because it would be a personal victory
  • Time management – managing one’s own time and the time of others
  • Preventative maintenance planning and scheduling

Past Experience

  • Been trained by a professional to do things right the first time
  • Worked in a manufacturing or mining environment
  • At least five years experience in the fitting and turning trade