Millwright Artisan

Clayville, Gauteng
Millwright Artisan

A vacancy exists at Life Central Laundry, for a Millwright Artisan reporting to the Maintenace SupervisorSiphamandla Mdlalose. This job exists to ensure well maintained and reliable plant and equipment through routine inspections and maintenance eliminating breakdowns.

Critical Outputs
  • Ensure operation and reliability of Electrical and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements.
  •  Attend to breakdowns and take remedial action.
  • Locate sources of problems by observing plant and equipment in operation, listening for problems using precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Conduct daily, weekly and monthly inspections on plant and equipment.
  • Ensure that equipment services are done timeously and service records are properly filed.
  • Maintain equipment parts and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level.  Ensure that spares are ordered and received timeously.
  • Provide mechanical maintenance information by answering questions upon requests.
  • Prepare mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Ensure that contractors working on plant and equipment adhere to Health and Safety rules.
  • Maintain technical knowledge by attending relevant training.
  • Maintain continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating maintenance actions, irregularities, and continuing needs on plant and equipment.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Assist with any other work as requested by management.
  • Conduct risk assessments prior to conducting any maintenance related work on plant and equipment.
  • At least N5 qualification in Mechanical Engineering coupled with a Millwright Trade Test certificate with a minimum of 5 years in engineering maintenance.
  • Practical experience in a Laundry environment or similar environment is essential.
  • Drive and energy                                                      
  • Ethical behavior
  • Attention to detail
Closing date
Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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Life Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.

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