Technician Control and Instrumentation - South32, Wessels Mine

Hotazel, Northern Cape, South Africa
Jun 13, 2022
Jun 26, 2022
Full Time

The purpose of the role is to provide equipment maintenance service and to conduct technical analysis and equipment condition monitoring in a safe and sustainable manner.

  • Serious Contenders will have a National Diploma in Instrumentation / N3 with a recognized Instrumentation Trade Certificate / Completed T3 or S4 IN Electrical Engineering (Control Systems) and a minimum of 3 years' experience in the Instrumentation field;
  • Experience on Epiroc Boomer S2 machines will be advantageous
  • Extensive experience in instrumentation, AsiBus, PLC systems, Scada systems as well as Leaky feeder, two way radios and Underground experience is essential; Experience on Fire Detection Systems (Sperosense) would also be advantage.
  • Experience in SAP will be an added advantage;
  • Computer literate MS Office Suite (Excel, Powerpoint, Word) is added advantage.

  • Develop, refine and document appropriate maintenance strategies for specific equipment types;
  • Update, modify and maintain technical equipment specifications;
  • Ensures that standard is adhered to according to the maintenance strategy;
  • Ensure that company standards for the performance of maintenance functions are consistently maintained.

Please apply online by entering the preferred position reference nr at our website

(Preference will be given to applicants from designated groups)

Applications close 26 June 2022 at 17H00.

South32 has an overriding commitment to safety and environmental responsibility.