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Maintenance Artisan Instrumentation needed at Samancor Chrome

Job title : Maintenance Artisan Instrumentation

Job Location : North West,

Deadline : April 06, 2024

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  • Comply with SHEQ requirements (SHEQ Toolbox


  • Ensure customer satisfaction
  • Production and Metallurgical staff 


Key performance activities:

  • Complete a breakdown work order.
  • Create a notification.
  • Providing correct feedback.
  • Executing work.
  • Applying fault finding techniques.
  • Conduct regular plant inspections.
  • Maintaining and/or repairing low level and high level instrumentation and technical equipment.
  • Perform standby duties.

Key performance drivers:

  • All breakdown work orders correctly completed:
  • No non-conformances 
  • All notifications correctly completed containing:
  • Correct Functional Location
  • Clear description of problem
  • Correct priority selected
  • Correct main work centre identified
  • Reported by field filled in.
  • All feedback correctly filled in by selecting correct
  • Object code
  • Damage code
  • Activity
  • Complete with correct item confirmations
  • Performing work in a safe and reliable manner ensuring the highest level of workmanship
  • Assessing breakdowns and applying appropriate fault finding techniques to pinpoint root causes quickly and efficiently
  • All defective equipment identified and reported timeously
  • All instrumentation maintained and/or repaired correctly, safely and according to standards;
  • Interpret instrumentation diagrams and job cards
  • Lock-out equipment
  • Check instrumentation
  • Order parts from stores
  • Repair instrumentation
  • Overhaul instrumentation
  • Install and maintain instrumentation
  • Test instrumentation
  • All documentation completed


Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Grade 12 / N2
  • Relevant Instrumentation Trade Certificate
  • At least 3 years relevant experience as an Instrumentation artisan

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Siemens PCS7 SCADA system and mid-level control system knowledge
  • Working knowledge of conveyor belt scales
  • Working knowledge of Process Automation GAMMA Density Gauges
  • Working knowledge of Endress & Huaser Process Instruments (flow, level)
  • Working knowledge of variable speed drives
  • Working knowledge of control valves
  • Working knowledge of Siemens Simocodes
  • Expert Knowledge on Belt scale and Density Gauge Calibration methods
  • Sound Knowledge of Plant Industrial Networks.

Competencies Required:

  • Safety Awareness
  • Initiative
  • Managing Work
  • Results Orientation
  • Operational problem solving and decision making
  • Work Standards
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Training
  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Contributing to team Success

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