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BME: Shift Artisan – Losberg

BME: Shift Artisan

shift artisan

BME: Shift Artisan

Job Title: Shift Artisan

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Fochville, North West, South Africa


Shift Artisan Job Specification:

  • This position will be responsible for daily maintenance activities.
  • The position is based at the BME Losberg plant in Fochville. This person would also be expected to carry minor electrical work as and when required


  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Artisan (Trade Test)


  • 3 years of demonstrated experience in plant maintenance as an Artisan.
  • 2 years demonstrated maintenance experience in a production / explosives environment

Shift Artisan Duties:

  • Attend to all breakdowns
  • Responsible for all daily routine equipment inspections.
  • Responsible for installing and commissioning of small projects.
  • Carry out all planned maintenance schedules for the plant in liaison with all stakeholders.
  • Provide support to production to ensure that all maintenance work is consistent and of a high quality.
  • Reduce plant stoppages, breakdowns.
  • Ensure the highest level of workmanship is maintained when maintaining critical equipment.
  • Attend to all breakdowns and callouts (Standby duties apply)
  • Adhere to safety standards and procedures
  • Maintenance of PLC’s and field instrumentation (Level, pressure, temperature and flow)
  • Occasionally assist with electrical work when necessary.

Job Competencies:

  • Extensive knowledge in the maintenance of centrifugal pumps and positive displacement pumps (Progressive cavity, gear pumps) would be an advantage.
  • Electrical ability • Troubleshooting (Fault finding)
  • Extensive knowledge in the maintenance of VFD’s general plant switchgear, process machinery including pumps, compressors and boilers.
  • Knowledge of PLC’s and field instrumentation
  • Knowledge of the SANS 10142 electrical regulations
  • Proficiency in MS office
  • Good planning and organizational skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Knowledge of ERP systems

Closing Date: 13 October 2020


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