Plant Operator

Job Type: Permanent

Grade: B4

Department: Production

Position Summary: This position reports to the Shift Supervisor. 

Main Objectives: Support Shift Supervisor in the operation of the metallurgical processing plant area (including flotation area) focussing on safety, quality, effectiveness, throughput and housekeeping of the designated working areas. Willing to work rotational shifts. Ability to analyse and process information in order to advise the Supervisor and Control Room Operator in making decisions regarding production. Physical strength, hand-eye coordination, endurance, concentration, estimating, communication skills and ability to use necessary tools and machines. Supervise Plant Attendants and General Workers on duty.

Duties: Inspect assembled vessels and individual components i.e. tubes, fittings, valves, controls, auxiliary mechanisms and locate any defects. Responsible for equipment operation, monitoring and controlling of settings. Responsible for housekeeping and equipment maintenance in designated plant sections. Monitor, control and report operational parameters in designated areas.

Required Qualifications: Minimum of NQF Level 6 or equivalent qualification and 3-5 years' plant experience. Added advantages: Experience in milling, crushing and flotation operations.

Application Process: Send CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information in the subject line "Plant Operator + Name + Surname".

Closing Date: 30 October 2020 @ 14:00

Enquiries: Thato Kgetsi - 012 161 0600

Candidates who are not contacted by 30 November 2020 must consider their applications unsuccessful.