Posted on :
25 Nov, 2013
25 Nov, 2013
*Proven PLC knowledge to facilitate fault finding.
*Must be a self – motivator with good planning, organizing and admin skills.
*Good communication skills
*Must be willing to work shifts, weekends and overtime if required.
*Exposure of or background in the production environment will prove advantageous.
*N4 or Equivalent qualification.
Duties & Responsibilities
*Attending to all plant and equipment to make repairs and undertake routine maintenance.
*Ensuring that plant is up and running and repaired promptly to ensure that production plans are achieved.
*Fulfil standby duties 1 week in every 4 – 5 weeks so as to provide cover after normal dayshift.
*Works shifts 1 week in every 4 – 5 weeks so as to provide immediate support to production in the event of a breakdown (undertake maintenance that can not otherwise be done in normal dayshift hours).
*Must be able to work under pressure as the engineering team provides an integral service to production, Prompt response to breakdowns is crucial).
*The Artisan must uphold high engineering standards.
*Must comply with safety standards as laid down in the OSHACT and any additional site safety policies and procedures, must also comply with company hygiene and HACCP standards and procedures.
*Whilst the artisan reports through to the Engineering Foreman he must be able to make good judgements based on good practices and where necessary discuss prior or at the time with Engineering Foreman / Technical Manager.
*The incumbent must have unquestionable fault finding techniques.