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Your responsibilities will include:
Plan activities in accordance with production schedules and allocation of resources as required.
Assist in ensuring that TMM auto electrical equipment and installations meet the required designs, installation and maintenance standards.
Ensure that all assessments of potential hazards of the operation of equipment and installations are undertaken in accordance with procedures.
Maintenance and repairs of all TMM auto-electrical equipment in the underground, specifically with regards to the following: Drill Rigs (DD320, DD321, DD321, DD420, DD421 & DD422i), Cable Bolters (DS421, DS422i & DS412i), Roof Bolters (DS411), Maclean Bolter (946), LHD (LH410, LH517i & LH621i), Dump Trucks (TH430), TH540 & TH551i), Shotcrete, Manitou and Agicars etc.
Ensure fixed, mobile and transportable TMM auto electrical equipment associated with hot work or live testing, installed or operated are suitably certified in line with operational standards.
Ensure that equipment is suitable for use in the underground mine.
Ensure that the maintenance and overhaul of TMM auto electrical equipment installed and/or operated or intended to be installed and/or operated is in accordance with relevant standards.
Align with planned maintenance, including the maintenance of relevant records for all auto electrical equipment and installations in the area of responsibility.
Adherence to policies and procedures.
Ensure effective communication to relevant stakeholders to minimize production delays.
Upholding of safety, health and environmental standards to achieve ZERO HARM.
Training and development of subordinates.
This role is in the VUP Engineering department at a CL level reporting to the Senior Engineering Foreman.
Grade 12 / N3 / Equivalent NQF Level 4 qualification with pure Mathematics and Physical Science
Relevant Trade Certificate Auto Electrician / Electrician
Minimum 3 years’ experience as an Auto Electrician or 5 years combined experience as an Auto electrician and Electrician in an Underground Mining Environment.
TMM Mining equipment experience.
Sound knowledge in the maintenance, repairs and fault finding of the following equipment: Drill Rigs (DD320, DD321, DD321, DD420, DD421 & DD422i), Cable Bolters (DS421, DS422i & DS412i), Roof Bolters (DS411), Maclean Bolter (946), LHD (LH410, LH517i & LH621i), Dump Trucks (TH430), TH540 & TH551i), Shotcrete, Manitou and Agicars etc.
Sound knowledge and experience on the maintenance and repairs of PDS, PDI, Camera’s, lighting circuits of diesel machines & real time systems.
Strong troubleshooting skills, especially with regards to auto-electrical problems in UG TMM mining and ancillary equipment.
Planning and control of maintenance schedules as per SAP PM.
Valid EB / Code 8 Drivers License
Computer literacy – MS Office Suite
Be prepared to work shifts, do standby duties, call-outs, and work overtime
Successfully obtain a Medical Certificate of Fitness to work underground