Murray & Roberts Is Hiring: Mechanical Foreman


Closing Date: 2019-11-06

Location: Witbank

Oversee and be responsible to assist the senior supervisor in all aspects of the job required.

Minimum Requirements…


  • A recognized trade in the field of mechanical fitting with N3 or equivalent NQF level.


  • Qualified artisan with 5 – 6 years or experience in the mechanical field.
  • A great advantage would be to have had previous experience in supervision on similar work (Milling plant).
  • Must be able to read erection/construction drawing fluently.
  • Must be quality conscious and must have a good understanding of QIP’s and quality procedures.
  • Experience with the using of the tools and measuring tools of the trade i.e. dumpy levels, micrometers, Theorolites etc.

Job Specification…


  • Control man hours allowed for erection, ensure all budgets are met or improved
  • This includes updating construction schedules and assisting with drawing up of construction schedules.
  • Ensure high standards of safety and quality are adhered to.
  • Assist the Supervisor in running the site in a safe manner and within budget and on time.
  • Must be able to work unsupervised and lead a team.
  • Must report all deviations from the scope of work timeously in writing to the Supervisor


  • Team player
  • Be proactive
  • Have sound judgment
  • Logical, accurate and precise
  • Honest and open personality
  • Be willing to learn
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Labour, Industrial and Human Relations
All appointments will be done in line with our employment equity strategy.