SASOL: Artisan / Snr Artisan: Electro Mechanic/Millwright x 10 (Secunda)

SASOL: Artisan / Snr Artisan: Electro Mechanic/Millwright x 10 (Secunda)

Career Opportunities: Artisan / Snr Artisan: Electro Mechanic/Millwright x 10 (76264)

Req Id 76264 – Posted 05/19/2020 – South Africa – Mpumalanga

Operating Model Entity: Sasol Mining, Various Shafts

Geographical Area: Secunda

Closing date: 30 July 2020

Sasol Mining operates six coal mines that supply feedstock for our Southern African integrated value chain. The coal supplied to Secunda Synfuels Operations (SSO) is mainly used as gasification feedstock and some is used to generate electricity. The coal supplied to Sasolburg Operations (SO) is used to generate electricity and steam. We also export coal from the Twistdraai Export Plant to international power generation customers via the Richards Bay Coal Terminal.


An Artisan/Senior Artisan is responsible for the management of the maintenance process in the area of responsibility, to enable mining teams to reach production targets within the principles of the QCDSM.


Manage control and maintain equipment in area of responsibility

Safety management and risk assessment

Ensure that COPs and SOPs are understood and adhered to

Identify ISO standards

Accurate and realistic maintenance and overall plan and budget

Ensure maximum availability and reliability of equipment

Conformance to all legal statutory and Sasol requirements

Provide specific expertise and in-section coaching and training and complex repairs

Evaluate personnel training needs schedule for training

Coach sub-ordinates towards requirements for next highest level

REQUIREMENTS: Qualifications and expertise required (Must)

National Senior Certificate / Full N3 / NCV Level 4 with Maths, Science, and English/ Business English

NQF4 Trade Test (Electro Mechanic/Millwright)

PLC experience (wish)

Valid Red Ticket (or ability to obtain one)

First Aid certificate

Valid drivers license and own transport

2 to 5 years of experience as Electro Mechanic/Millwright

Underground coal mining experience will be to your advantage

Flameproof Certificate will be to your advantage

Gas Testing (Fiery Mines) will be to your advantage


In line with Sasol’s commitment to Employment Equity, preference will be given to suitable candidates from designated groups.

In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment, as part of the normal pre-employment selection criteria.

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES: Competencies (skills, knowledge and characteristics)

Team building and coaching skills

Ability to plan, co-ordinate and control all activities

Ability to drive QCDSM

Good communication and interpersonal skills

Computer literate

Conceptual ability

Problem solving and decision making

Strategic planning


Risk Assessment


Self-Mastery: Takes accountability for driving own growth through developing self-awareness, reflecting, seeking feedback and self-correcting.

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