Purpose of the job:

To support coal mining operations by ensuring diesel equipment availability and reliability through planned maintenance.

Required outputs: Functional

Conduct regular inspections and maintenance on mining Diesel equipment
Fault finding on Diesel equipment
Identify deviations and implement corrective actions
Maintain a healthy and safe work environment
Ensure team adheres to SOP's and COP's
Ensure that maintenance targets are met
Improve performance and service delivery whilst reducing costs.

Qualifications and expertise required:

NQF 4 or equivalent qualification (Grade 12 / N3 - preferred)
Qualified Diesel mechanic (must)
Flameproof Certificate (must)
Gas Testing (must)
First aid certificate (must)
Minimum 4 years’ underground experience as a qualified Diesel Mechanic (preferred)
Minimum 5 years’ underground and surface mining-equipment experience (preferred)
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
Supervision experience (wish)
Experience and knowledge of Safety, Health, Environment and Relevant Legislation (wish)

Specific experience required:

Proven experience of Underground Coal Mining activities
Experience on underground and surface coal mining machinery/equipment

Experience in any of the following machinery

1.Tractors (Ford, Fermel, etc.)
2.LHD’s (Eimco’ s, Wrights, Graders, Roof scalers, Forklifts, etc.)

How to Apply

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All applicants must apply online via the Sasol Career Website. Only applications submitted via the website will be considered.

Closing Date 16 January 2014