Maintenance Artisan – Cape Town needed at Haleon

Job title : Maintenance Artisan – Cape Town

Job Location : Western Cape, Cape Town

Deadline : May 22, 2024

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About the role

  • To maintain equipment to be compliant to Engineering standards, Quality standards and all EHS standards that pertains to the safe operation of equipment.
  • To maintain machinery and plant regularly to ensure maximum production when required by the business.
  • To prioritize and attend to breakdowns on the equipment as per your qualification.         

Key responsibilities

  • Perform task as delegated to him/her by his/her Line Manager i.e., Relevant additional tasks and responsibility which can be assigned from time to time.
  • Perform RCA’s as outline by the maintenance RCA process for equipment that does not meet failure rate targets.
  • Responsible for conducting regular inspections of machinery and equipment to identify potential issues, such as wear and tear, misalignments, or faulty components.
  • Escalate risks regarding maintaining future machine reliability.
  • Be available to work overtime when requested by your Line Manager.
  • Attend Production, Quality, EHS and Project meetings when required.
  • Collaborate with other teams and fellow Maintenance Artisans including technicians to address maintenance needs, coordinate projects, and ensure efficient operation of equipment.
  • Comply with all EHS standards and guidelines.
  • Responsible for adhering to safety protocols and regulations while working on machinery and equipment; following lockout/tagout procedures, wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE), and promoting a safe working environment.
  • Performs planned maintenance, services and ongoing checks to minimize breakdowns when required.
  • Ensures that equipment repairs are done cost effectively in the shortest possible time to minimize downtime.
  • Up-skills the technical capabilities of the operators and setters to improve productivity.
  • Be responsible for breakdown maintenance on your shift and if called out after hours.
  • Ensure own corrective and planned maintenance work orders comments are communicated to be addressed or escalated.

Qualifications and skills


  • N3 – N6 trade tested mechanical and/or electrical.
  • Three (3) Years in FMCG or Pharmaceutical Environment.

Other Skills/Qualifications

  • Self-motivated.
  • Initiative.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadline.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work shifts.

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