AVI Fitter

Company Profile

An opportunity has become available for a Fitter to join the Snackworks team at our Rosslyn (Pretoria North) Factory. The role will report directly to the Foreman and be responsible for ensuring planned and preventative maintenance will be carried out, as well as breakdown repair work on plant equipment. Experience of welding and cutting equipment essential and experience working with boilers and compressors would be highly advantageous.

Duties and Responsibilities

Carry out breakdown repair work on all plant and equipment Carry out planned and preventative maintenance schedules as required on process and services equipment Perform planned shutdown work on plant and ancillary equipment Complete root cause and failure analysis on prolonged and repeated breakdowns Provide expert advice and problem-solving technique to fellow workers Record all maintenance data (downtime, spares, and improvement recommendations) on Shopware CMMS Continuously adhere to and engage in safe working practices Adhere to the company safety policy


Planning and organising Delivering results Meeting customer expectations Working with people Coping with pressure and setbacks

Experience Required

A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Fitter gained in the FMCG/Manufacturing environment FMCG Plant Maintenance experience Welding and cutting experience required

Minimum Qualifications Required

Trade tested as a Fitter at an Accredited Training Facility N4 Fitter- Mechanical Trade Theory in Mechanical Engineering

Knowledge Required

Must be computer literate and proficient with Windows and Office software incl. Word, and Excel Excellent Fault Finding Abilities Knowledge of CMMS system or similar (SAP, Pragma, etc.) QMS, HACCP and GMP knowledge advantageous Machining knowledge Knowledge of boilers and compressors advantageous

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Pipe Fitter AVI

I&J is a leading fishing company and manufacturer of high quality chilled and frozen foods. For more than 100 years, I&J has been a trusted name in seafood – it operates a modern and efficient fleet and continues to train and develop experienced fishing crews committed to fishing responsibly, with a long-term vision. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ARTISAN – PIPE FITTER at I&J, Cape Town Fishing, Cape Town. The purpose of this role is to Maintain and modify, install and repair pipe fitting and machinery where necessary. May inspect plant or production area and report faults to the Artisan Foreman to assist in scheduling maintenance or repairs as required to minimize loss of production. May be an Artisan in more than one trade e.g. welder, fitter, boilermaker, electrical/mechanical.

Preventative maintenance activities Engineering out maintenance (Try and reduce cost and down time) Standby duties may be implemented from time to time Execute maintenance strategies Schedule compliance with job cards etc. manually completed Execute jobs allocated via job cards during shutdown Report on defective or machinery that requires attention to avoid massive costs Cost control management of materials, time and labour Skills transfer, supervision-(if required on adhoc basis) Compliance to own training matrix Adherence to PDP Risk management performed for every job (risk assessments and critical equipment) LWDR- lost work day rate (Management of lost of work, ensure kept extremely to the minimum) Ensure compliance to lock out procedure and permit to work

Learning and Researching Creating and Innovating Formulating Strategies and Concepts Delivering results and meeting customer expectations Following instructions and procedures Working with people

Minimum 3 years’ industry experience after trade test completed Experience within Marine industry

Grade 12 NQF level 4 or equivalent Trade Test Pipe Fitting

Root Cause Analysis

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Petra Diamonds 12month Fixed Term Contract Boilermaker

Petra Diamonds Limited is one of the world’s

leading suppliers of rough diamonds and one of

the largest independent diamond groups by
resource. It’s a polished diamond we’re after for
this role – an individual that clearly outshines
his/her peers:

| Blue Diamond Mines Pty Ltd – t/a Koffiefontein Diamond Mine

B oilerm aker (12-m onth Fixed Term Con tract) x 2- I ntern al & E xtern al

Koffiefontein Diamond Mine is based in the town of Koffiefontein, located 100km from Kimberley and 136km from Bloemfontein.

Job Grade: C2T Reference Nr: KOFF337

JOB DESCRIPTION: Develop, fabricate and maintain equipment according to sound engineering practice and equipment



Assist Foreman in executing his duties as and when required 

Conduct maintenance planning; planned task observations; plastic pipe welding; risk assessments (activity based and mini);
welding of HDPE (high density pressure equipment) 

Continuously monitor equipment failure and efficiency to improve trade specific equipment and systems 

Cut and weld components to repair and maintain steel constructions 

Fabricate steel fabrications by drawing, measuring, conducting layout and erecting structures 

Identify spares requirements and order according to departmental procedure 

Inspect materials, products or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions 

Investigate, diagnose and perform trade related maintenance and repair of equipment and machinery according to the
maintenance requirements 

Manufacture trade specific items according to diagrams and drawings when setting up equipment 

Perform assigned work during shutdowns 

Perform inspections in accordance with the Mine Health and Safety Act regulations, manufacturing and company standards to
report all defects and breakdowns on equipment and machinery to the Foreman 

Perform de-energize and lock out of electrical equipment 

Perform basic rigging activities 

Remove and replace components to maintain steel fabrications 

Responsible for conducting fault finding on default structures and deterring the steps to be taken to repair faults; good
housekeeping in relevant area; painting steel fabrications; performing drilling activities using a hand drill and pedestal; grinding
activities; lock out when necessary; signing the mobile machinery pre-start log books; trade related administration 

Conduct on-the-job training for allocated apprentices


Grade 10 

N2 National Certificate 

Boilermaker / Plater Trade Certificate through a recognised institution and/or apprenticeship** 

3 years post Apprenticeship/Qualification experience as a Boilermaker / Plater 

Valid Drivers’ License


Grade 12

Computer Literate

** Candidates holding a QCTO (Section 26D) Trade Test, where the learning route is not specified on the Certificate, must submit the
following: Statement of results issued by an accredited MQA trade test centre as well as evidence of training conducted at a technical
training centre (e.g. Portfolio of Evidence, Logbooks). Should these documents not be submitted, the application will not be
considered. Candidates holding S28 Trade Test certificates from non-Mining Sector centres will not be considered.


Able to communicate in English (written & verbal) 

Analytical thinking; Attention to detail; Accuracy; Planning; Problem solving; Reliability; Pro-active

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Dental Lab Technician |

Dental Lab Technician ** URGENTLY NEEDED ** Our client based in JHB North is looking for a Dental Technician who maintains and improves patients’ oral health by fabricating fixed and removable prostheses according to dentist prescriptions.

Dental Laboratory Technician Job Duties:

  • Replaces partial or total loss of natural teeth by constructing partial or full dentures (metal and non-metal).
  • Restores natural teeth by fabricating crowns and bridges.
  • Corrects dental irregularities by manufacturing fixed or removable appliances.
  • Completes implantology procedures by fabricating prostheses to fit implants the dentist places directly into the patient’s jawbone.
  • Replaces missing facial and body tissues due to injury, disease, or developmental abnormality by fabricating maxillo-facial prostheses.
  • Constructs prostheses by following the dentist’s prescription; making models of the mouth and teeth from impressions of the patient’s mouth taken by the dentist; building-up wax replicas of part or all of the mouth and/or teeth on the model; encasing the wax in a mould material and melting away the wax; replacing the wax with plastic, metal, or ceramic materials to make the replacement appliance; polishing and finishing the appliance prior to its being placed in the patient’s mouth by the dentist.
  • Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
  • Utilizes and conserves supplies and equipment by completing plaster casting, electro-spot welding, metal casting, metal polishing, wax modeling, ceramics, wire bending, electroplating and sandblasting; using CAD/CAM units; maintaining supplies inventories; keeping equipment operating.
  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; implementing changes.
  • Updates dental laboratory technician job knowledge and skills by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances dental laboratory reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Dental Laboratory Technician Skills and Qualifications:

Customer Focus, Customer Service, Use of Dental Technology, Dental Health Maintenance, Patient Services, Surgical Experience, Procedural Skills, Documentation Skills, Verbal Communication, Attention to Detail, Job Knowledge

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Panelbeater Wanted

The folllowing position is available within Fidelity Services Group.

We are looking for a PANELBEATER (experienced). The purpose of this position is to panelbeat / restore and repair vehicles ‘ bodywork and frames which has been damaged.

Minimum Requirements:
Clear Criminal Record

At least 2 years experience in panelbeating / mechanical work

Spray Painting experience

Valid Driver’s License

Own transport is an advantage

Job Details:
Panelbeating, replacement and restoration of vehicles

Day to day maintenance of vehicles

Spray Painting

Breakdown Towing4

General Welding and Brazing work

Collection of spare parts

Assisting with basic workshop duties.

Personality Attributes:

Must have good communication skills

Good interpersonal skills

Must have brilliant organizing and planning skills

Quality Assurance knowledge

Must be able to work overtime when needed.

Core Competencies:
Self Development

Communcation Skills

Customer Focus

We reserve the right not to make an appointment to any advertised position. Whilst preference is given to existing employees at all times and the choice made is purely on merit, Historically Disadvantaged Candidates and Black Female Candidates are encouraged and supported in the FSG team.

Fidelity Services Group (Pty) Ltd supports global fair practice and business ethics on continuous development of our human capital as the key resource to our success in the markets in which we participate.

Should you not be contacted regarding this position within 10 working days from the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

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Henkel AG Employment Opportunities |


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box – take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Ensuring that all engineering plant and equipment, within the Alrode is electrically and mechanically maintained in an optimal state of operation.
  • Perform electrical and mechanical tasks on plan and equipment, as required, to ensure sound operations.
  • Compile job cards and maintain registers and QA schedules.
  • Ensure all relevant parties are informed of potential plant and equipment defects, malfunctions and downtime.
  • Ensure all safety requirements, relating to plant, equipment, storage, personal tooling, working environment and clothing are adhered to and maintained as to comply with the prescribed SHE requirements.
  • Collection of urgent supplies to minimise disruptions.
  • Sound cooperation / assistance with engineering personnel as to ensure optimal plant and equipment efficiencies / productivity.
  • Sound cooperation / assistance with engineering personnel as to ensure optimal plant and equipment efficiencies / productivity.
  • Interdepartmental liaison regularly as to ensure efficiencies / productivity.
  • Liaison with external suppliers on specific requirements.
  • Ensuring accurate SHEQ system compliance.
  • Maintain all electrical/ mechanical parts and equipment.


  • Served a recognised apprenticeship as a Millwright / Electrician.
  • Sound mechanical knowledge.
  • Be able to issue certificates of compliance.
  • Operational experience within a classified environment.
  • Ability to carry out gas and electric welding.
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to organise in the absence of the manager.
  • Must be able to work shifts / standby.

JOB ID: 200000EW

Contract & Job type: Full Time , Regular

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Technical Assistant at UFS |

Faculty Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Department Electronics and Instrumentation
Technical Assistant (post-level 13)
Job ID: 3227

  • NB! Applications may only be submitted online. Please ensure that all relevant documentation is attached to your application. INCOMPLETE OR APPLICATIONS SENT VIA EMAIL WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Please note: Combine all the below documents as one document (Pdf or Word), when uploading it on the online applications system.
    • A detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter (please note that the first three (3) referees on your CV will be contacted with regard to reference checking);
    • Certified copies (not older than 3 months) of all academic records;
    • Certified copies (not older than 3 months) of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications);
    • A certified copy (not older than 3 months) of your identity document (ID);
    • Proof of registration with a Professional Body (if applicable);
    • A copy of your driver’s license (if applicable).

Duties and responsibilities:

    • Assist with general workshop practice (e.g. support with turning and machining & welding).
    • Support and assist technicians in workshop.
    • Move of material and apparatus.
    • Assist with manufacturing parts on machines.
    • Maintain and repairing of mechanical and laboratory equipment.
    • Cleaning of workshop and offices.

Inherent requirements:

Required competencies:

    • Good interpersonal and communication skills and, the ability to function well in the university’s parallel medium and richly diverse working environment.
    • Ability to work accurately with attention to detail.
    • Results orientated.
    • Ability to work under pressure.
    • The ability to work well within a team.
    • Possess technical skills.


    • General knowledge of a technical workshop and machinery.
    • Ability to read and understand technical drawings.

Assumption of duties:

As soon as possible.


The salary scale is available on request.


For enquiries, please feel free to contact 051 401 9811/9814/9848/7267 or email [email protected]

Fringe benefits:

(Subject to specific conditions): pension scheme, medical aid scheme, group life insurance, housing allowance, leave and sick leave, service bonus and study benefits.


The University reserves the right not to fill the post. The University subscribes to and applies the principles prescribed by the Employment Equity Act. Preference will be given to candidates from the designated groups, in accordance with the principles of the aforementioned act and the employee profile of the specific department/division.

The UFS will only consider applications of candidates who meet all the inherent requirements of the position. Applications that are incomplete or sent by fax or e-mail, will not be considered. Communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates only. Should you not be contacted within six weeks of the closing date for applications, you may assume that your application was unsuccessful.


External candidates can click HERE to apply online.
UFS staff members can log onto PeopleSoft, click Self Service, Recruiting, and Careers to

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Maintenance Fitter and Turner |

Job Summary

Seeking a senior Fitter & Turner to maintain, repair, set, inspect and manufacture parts for Plant and Production Machinery to achieve maximum availability.

Responsibilities and Duties

Routine checks on plant and machinery

Perform planned and preventative maintenance

Part fitment and repairs

Operate packaging line

Milling and Turning

Welding and cutting

Pneumatics and Hydraulics

Gearboxes and motors

Conveyors and hoists

Basic Electrical Experience

Bearing and Shaft Changing

Fault Finding and Diagnosis


Ability to install new equipment and improve

Adhere and ensure safety procedures and polices

Part ordering

Basic computer Skills

Qualifications and Skills

Grade 12 / N3 Certificate

Fitter and Turner Trade Test Certificate Section 13 or 26D

Minimum of 8 years’ experience as a Fitter and Turner in a manufacturing environment

Energetic, proactive and able to work under pressure

Able to work shifts, standby or weekends

A valid driver’s license with own reliable transport

Self motivated individual with no supervision required

Ability to perform problem solving and decision making

Ensure maximum plant availability

100% hands on


TCTC between R 28 000 and R 33 000 per month negotiable depending on experience and skill

Pension & Medical

No overtime

Key Performance Incentive excluded in TCTC

If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: R28,000.00 to R33,000.00 /month


  • Fitter And Turner: 8 years (Required)

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Qualified Boat Builder Position


Our client has an open position based in New Zealand, available immediately to move to the country and start work on these available positions.

Duties & Responsibilities

You will have to be a specialist in pipe fitting and welding in carbon and stainless steel.

Be available to do a mixes procedure.

Be available to do a purgin procedure.


Desired Experience & Qualification

You must have a minimum of 10 years work experience in this field.

Have the skill to weld 1″ to 4″ pipes in carbon and stainless steel.

Have a qualified trade certificate as well as a current welding ticket 6G.



Package & Remuneration

To be discussed at interview stages but includes remuneration for relocation costs upon signing the agreement for a minimim of 6 months work.


AMS Personnel Group (Pty) LtdChantal Doyle
Huntington Ave, Brakpan North, Brakpan
1459 Johannesburg

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Hotel Maintenance Storekeeper and Driver

At Thaba Eco Hotel we are passionate about professional, service-orientated hospitality. This, along with our beautiful facilities and breathtaking natural surroundings, ensures that Thaba Eco Hotel is the venue of choice for both the corporate and leisure markets.

Thaba Eco Hotel won the Lilizela Tourism Award for the ‘Best 4 Star Hotel Accommodation in South Africa’, in 2016 and 2017 for:

‘Setting the benchmark in service excellence, contributing to the industry, investing in skills provision, leading by example and for ensuring that each guest is given a world-class experience in Gauteng’.


Planning and organizing stock
Controlling cost and spending
Accepting and checking of deliveries
Issuing and receiving of tools, materials and PPE to/from maintenance team as per specified job card in timely manner to meet manufacturing schedules

Receiving tools, components and materials from suppliers

General handyman skills required eg welding

Valid driver’s license is essential

Must have knowledge of tools, materials and PPE

Basic electrical knowledge advantageous

Minimum of two years experience in a similar role is essential

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: R5,500.00 to R6,000.00 /month


  • Maintanance Storekeeper: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Welding: 2 years (Required)



  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

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