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Sasol Mechanical Fitter Artisan Vacancy

Mechanical Fitter Artisan

SASOL invites all qualifying applicants to apply for the Mechanical Fitter Artisan Vacancy. The opportunity will afford the applicants a vast of knowledge and experience to compete and be recognized on the industry as one among the best.

  • BU: SA Ops: Secunda Synfuels Operations
  • Department: Gas Circuit
  • Geographical location: Secunda, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Closing date:  26 January 2018

There are several mechanical fitter vacancies based in Gas Circuit, Secunda Synfuels Operations.  Since this position is based in Secunda, South Africa and relocation to the Secunda area is a requirement.

Purpose of the job:

General mechanical maintenance and overhauls of equipment and the plant.  There are positions available working on both static and rotating equipment within the Gas Circuit.

Job requirements:

Qualifications and expertise required:

  • Candidates must have Grade 12 with english, maths and science / N3 certificate
  • Candidates must be Qualified Artisan: Mechanical Fitter (Sasol NQF4 or Section 13/26D trade test)
  • Candidates must have A valid driver’s licence
  • Preference will be given to artisans with more than 5 years experience (not including apprenticeship)
  • In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, some positions may require a physical fitness assessment as part of the normal selection criteria.

Job specific experience required:

  • Candidates must have Mechanical maintenance experience (preferably within a petrochemical environment)
  • Candidates must have Maintenance on: Filters, pumps, valves, piping, flanges, cooling towers, heat exchangers, drum, tanks and steam condensers
  • Candidates must have Experience in pressure testing
  • Candidates must have Maintenance knowledge of piping systems with valves
  • Candidates must have Knowledge of the SAP system

Mechanical Fitter Artisan

Required outputs: Functional

  • Candidates will Ensuring contractor complies with all legal requirements (codes, regulations, laws, etc.)
  • Candidates will Ensure quality control on all work done during general running plant equipment outages
  • Candidates will do Ordering of spares and equipment
  • Candidates will do Scoping and planning of general running plant equipment outages
  • Candidates will do Inspection of plant equipment
  • Candidates will Conduct technical investigations
  • Candidates will do Fault finding on mechanical equipment
  • Candidates will Comply to safety standards/codes and ensure world class housekeeping
  • Candidates will Identify all unsafe conditions and notify management


  • Candidates must Knowledge of basic process of plant
  • Candidates will Knowledge of work procedures
  • Candidates must be willing to do standby duties, work overtime and shifts when required
  • Candidates will Conform to Sasol Values
  • Candidates will do MyIMS inspections

Person attributes

Competencies (skills, knowledge and characteristics)

  • Candidates must have Good physical health
  • Candidates must have Good interpersonal relations
  • Candidates must have Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Candidates must have Planning, organising and co-ordination skills
  • Candidates must be Able to work independently
  • Candidates must have Ability to work under pressure
  • Candidates must have Time management skills
  • Candidates be a team player, motivated self-starter and willing to learn
  • Candidates must have Computer literate
  • Candidates must have Sense of ownership
  • Candidates must be able to make proper business decisions

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