26, Apr 2019 -

Qualified Fitter and Turner

Qualified Fitter and Turner


Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Proven Grade 12 School Qualification;
  • Section 13 Trade Certificate;
  • At least 5 years' proven sawmill experience;
  • Knowledge of saw milling equipment;
  • Strong on preventative maintenance; 
  • Experience on identification and sourcing of spares;
  • Welding and machining skills advantageous (including working on lathe and milling machines), as well as pneumatic and hydraulic experience;
  • Required to work shifts and overtime from time to time (including occasional call-outs and regular stand-by duties);
  • Self-starter and/or ability to manage him- or herself and assistants;
  • Ability to function as part of the team / Team-player;
  • Good problem solving skills / Fault finding ability;
  • Medically fit for the position;
  • Proven experience in  high pressure, production environment/s;
  • Good employment history (References essential - reference checks will be done) (!!NB PLEASE NOTE PREVIOUS SAWMILLING EXPERIENCE IS A REQUIREMENT FOR THIS SPECIFIC POSITION!!)

Strong preference will be given to AA/EE applicants as per EE plan, but all applications will be considered (Suitably qualified African male candidates and African female candidates are encouraged to apply).

Interested candidates to send applications to: hrm@wrsm.co.za

Closing date: 31/10/2018 (should you not receive any communication within 14 days after closing date, please accept your application as unsuccessful).

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  • Roy Southey - Executive Director
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  • Phone:  +27(44) 343 1720
  • Address:  P.O. Box 1118, Sedgefield, 6573
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