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Dec 11, 2020

Licensed Machine Operator FULCO

  • Sasol Group
  • Secunda, South Africa
Full time Mining

Job Description

ABOUT THE ROLE / PURPOSE OF THE JOB

An operator in production provides support in the operation of machines for a specific mine/section/plant within the Sasol Mining environment, to achieve production requirements in a safe manner.

FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTS (Critical tasks)

Ensure machine is constantly in a safe operable condition (completion of pre-check list)
Demonstrate skill in the operation of machine
Execution of daily tasks as per instructions and/or planned schedule
Identification of any abnormal conditions and reporting thereof

High Level competencies

Operate 1 mining production machine
Applying relevant knowledge and skills of machines, tools and equipment to adhere to standards and production targets.
Visual inspection of working environment ensuring safety standards are adhered to and reporting any unsafe conditions.
Complete assigned tasks accurately and ensure working areas and machinery are clean and in good condition.
Function efficiently and effectively as part of a team to work towards achieving team goals.
Sensitive on how your actions affect the cost of your team, identify and act on cost saving initiatives.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Please note the following clauses:

The Sasol Group / Sasol Mining will never request you to make any cash deposits/payments as part of the recruitment process.
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 selection criteria.

Qualifications:

Gr12 / N3 / NCV Level 4 (Preference will be given to candidates with Maths & Science as subjects)
Valid Mining production machine license (Roofbolt; Shuttlecar; Continuous Miner; LHD/EIMCO) Attach copy of your license/s to your application
Competent B Certificate (applicable to Roofbolt operators)
Gas testing (5 gasses)

Awareness of

Mining processes & methods
Mine infrastructure
Water reticulation
Ventilation systems
Machines & equipment management

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

Leadership:
Leadership

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

Functional / Technical:

Proficient in

Safety Awareness
Safety Procedures
Knowledge of major hazards
Knowledge of critical controls
Emergency Preparedness
Standard Operating Procedures and Code of Practice applicable to tasks (SOP and COP)
Mine Health & Safety Act
Interpret written information & work’s instructions
Roof and sidewall control
Cutting sequence

Personal attributes

Team Orientated
Proactive
Self-Disciplined
Follow instructions
Communication skills
Attention to detail
Continuous Improvement/Flexibility

Note:

Failure to provide Sasol with truthful information and valid documents will render your application null and void.

The Sasol Group / Sasol Mining will never request you to make any cash deposits/payments as part of the recruitment process.


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