Production Unit Technician - S3

Sep 30
South Africa
Khomanani Kempton Park
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The Role

Responsible for electrical components pre assembly, machine electrical assembly during machine build ,inspecting and testing of newly built machines in accordance with the relevant specifications and adhering to safety and quality standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build machines in accordance with the build plan.
  • Pre-Assembling and testing of Electro-hydraulics, hydraulics, and pneumatics components.
  • Pre assembly and testing of electrical and flame proof components.
  • Assembling ,testing and commissioning of Sandvik hard rock and soft rock machines.
  • Follow up on outstanding parts availability on Lean systems.
  • Ensure work areas are maintain in accordance to Production standards.
  • Maintains process designs to optimize process and facility use while conforming to standard operating procedures (SOPs) and good manufacturing practices (GMPs)
  • Comply with Sandvik SHEQ management system and the Objectives and Targets set
  • Complete work orders and give feedback to the foreman.
  • Report all deviations and/or damages
  • Keep a good maintenance of P.P.E. and use it as prescribed.

Profile Required

  • Must Be a trade tested and qualified electrician or millwright with a flame proof certificate.
  • Must have 3 to 5 years’ experience in machine manufacturing .
  • Must have experience in Sandvik hard rock and soft rock loaders .
  • Must have Knowledge of electro-hydraulics ,hydraulics, pneumatics , electrical systems and schematic reading.
  • Excellent troubleshooting ability with strong diagnostic ,problem solving and root cause analysis skills.
  • A safety champion capable of working alone or with a team and capable of stopping work, if required.
  • Creative, adaptable to changes, good attitude in learning .
  • Continuously drives self - improvements and improvement of others.
  • Good English language level both written and verbal .
  • IT skills (Windows, Office 365 apps, e.g. Excel, Word, SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, etc.)
  • Physically & Medically able to function in a workshop environment.

How to apply

Please apply online through Workday (ESS) or access the Sandvik website

Applications close: 30 September 2022

Please note that, should you not receive any response from us within 14 days, your application has been unsuccessful; we however thank you for your interest in our company. In Line with our EE Plan, HDSA (Historically disadvantaged South African) candidates will be given first preference.

Please note that you must be physically and medically fit to work in a mining environment including meeting all customer vaccination requirements. Attach vaccination certificate to application.

We offer an interesting role in an international business environment as well as opportunities for professional development. At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and, thereby, our customers.

Deadline: Sep 30
Job-ID: R0046237

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