Johannesburg Water- Artisan Fitter


To be responsible for the repair, maintenance, availability and efficiency of all facilities and Mechanical plant and equipment located at reservoirs, towers and water pump stations in accordance to OHASA and SANS codes of practice


Carry out repairs and maintenance to Mechanical plant and equipment which include but not limited to Pumps, Level controls, PRV`S (Pressure reducing valves), Valves and auxiliaries. Execute planned maintenance according to JW Maintenance schedules and SOPS. Carry out standby duties and emergency work of which must include feedback to the Telemetry control room on callouts. Carry out monthly toolbox checks to comply with safety norms and standards. Inform Operations Manager on any irregular maintenance issues regarding Plant, Equipment and Facilities. Assist with the effective and productive planning of jobs in the section as directed by the Operations Manager. Assist with the investigation of pump station and reservoir operating methods in order to enhance the systems performance.  Ensure that all work orders, check sheets and overtime sheets are filled in correctly before end of shift. Filling in of Vehicle Inspection sheets, Logbooks daily and submit to Operations Manager on a weekly basis. Submit all petrol slips once a month as per Johannesburg Water Vehicle Policy. Manage subordinates.


Essential qualifications and experience:

  • Grade 10 or N1 (NQF 2)+ Fitter trade test certificate/Appropriate Learnership NQF 4
  • 3 years’ experience on pumps, valves, hydraulic level controls, PRV’S.
  • Basic supervisory experience
  • Code EB

Please forward your CV and qualifications to: Email: quoting the relevant reference number and job title in the subject line of your correspondence

Closing Date  :  23 January 2020 

In terms of the Departmental EE Targets at this occupational preference will be given to Indians, Coloureds, Females and Persons with disability

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