Rand Water is Looking Fitting and Turning

Reference Number: RAN210326-1
Job Title: FITTER AND TURNER (Dry Band)
Portfolio: Bulk Water Services – Operations
Job Type Classification: Permanent
Location – Country: South Africa
Location – Province: Gauteng
Location – Town / City: JHB South
Location – Site: Zwartkopjes

Job Advert Summary

Rand Water is looking for a candidate who will be able to service, maintain, overhaul, machine components and repair mechanical plant and equipment. To perform scheduled inspections, all in a safe manner, in order to ensure plant availability and compliance to legislation.

Minimum Requirements

• N3 Certificate.
• Trade Certificate in Fitting and Turning.
• 5 Years’ experience in precision machining using milling machines and lathes.
• Knowledge of Laser Alignment of motors, bearing, coupling etc.
• Vast experience in Machine Turning experience is essential.
• A valid code EB driver’s license and the ability to pass Rand Water’s K53 Test.

Primary Duties

• Planning of daily tasks.
• Follow safe work procedures.
• Perform daily maintenance on electrical and auxiliary plant.
• Perform scheduled preventative maintenance checks on electrical and auxiliary plant.
• Perform scheduled overhauls on pumps, motors etc.
• Do safety equipment inspections.
• Equipment failure identification.
• Perform Standby duties.
• Work planned/unplanned overtime on short notice.
• Perform precision machining, grinding, milling, etc. by using workshop machinery.
• Flame cutting and welding.
• Completion of job cards, time sheets and safety reports.
• Rigging of equipment.


• Knowledge of the trade.
• Knowledge of OHS ACT.
• Laser Alignment of motors, bearings, couplings, etc.
• Ability to interpret technical drawings.


• Analytical Skills.
• Good Communication Skills.
• Interpersonal Skills.
• Ability to solve problems.


• Self-discipline, punctual and customer focused.
• Team Player and quality orientates.
• Performance driven.

Apply Online Rand Water is Looking Fitting and Turning

Closing Date: 08/04/2021

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