Transnet Limited – Master Technical Worker

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

Equity Statement :Preference will be given to suitably qualified Applicants who are members of the
designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating

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The closing date is on 05.10.2020. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application
before the closing date of the advertisement.

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application as unsuccessful.

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Operating Division : Transnet ( RME )
Position Title : Master Technical Worker
Employee Group : Permanent
Department : RME:Perway Sou
Location : Kimberley
Reporting To : Engineering Manager
Grade Level : J2
Reference Number : 50015778

Position Purpose:
To execute RME contract works successfully to achieve the Client’s expectations. To co-ordinate and control all welding
aspects on site and to utilize appropriate knowledge and skill to ensure successful execution of projects by meeting the
objectives of scope, time, quality, cost and production of the project and team.
Position outputs:
Inform Supervisor/Site Agent of material and equipment needed to complete his job.
Responsible to complete Welding functions to the required standards and workmanship.
The welder will be responsible for the structural steel fabrication and execution on site
Be willing to work away from home/depot.
Be able to function daily without Supervision and make decisions accordingly without deviating from Transnet policies.
Ensure production targets are met within allowable team targets and budget.
Maintain a safe working environment and comply with all safety rules and regulations and fire hazards.
Responsible to maintain equipment in a good running condition.
Be prepared to work in adverse weather conditions.
Responsible for the performance of staff operating machines that require a high level of accuracy and a high level of danger
such as Grinder Machines and Welding Machines.
Conduct the daily safety talk on site with team members under his control.

Qualifications & Experience:
Have a minimum of grade 10 with Mathematics and English.
At least three years’ experience in the Structural steel fabrication, welding certificates with previous codes which was welded
against. As well as proven track record of welds completed.
Valid code 10 (EC1) driver’s license, with PDP and declared competent to drive a vehicle through RME Driver Assessment
Without red seal/ or with red seal but will be paid on J2 level.
Knowledge Required:
Basic knowledge of relevant legislation (Code 29) and other Safety legislation related to Welding.
Thorough knowledge of equipment to be operated under his control
A thorough knowledge of industry standards as per structural steel fabrication
A thorough knowledge and understanding of the welding Specifications and Drawings
Skills Required:
Be technical minded
Be able to function independently
People sensitive and good interpersonal skills.
Enthusiasm, Results driven and determination
Be Safety conscious
Be able to function daily without supervision and make decisions accordingly without deviating from Transnet policies.
Able to communicate (verbal and writing) in English at all levels
Be prepared to work in remote areas
Be medically fit to perform duties
Must be able to meet and maintain the required production tempo
“NB: The candidate must meet the minimum inherent health requirements of the job”
NB: No emailed applications will be accepted

PLEASE NOTE: Transnet, its employees or representatives never ask for a fee from job seekers. Any such requests are fraudulent. Please report any
suspicious activities in this regard to the Transnet anti-fraud line on 0800 003 056.

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