The closing date is on 11.02.2020.

This advert is open for application by external applicants.

Equity Statement :Preference will be given to suitably qualified Applicants who are members of the
designated groups in line with the Employment Equity Plan and Targets of the Organisation/Operating

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Post : Transnet Engineering , Recruitment Office 19 , Voortrekker Road , Salt River , 7925

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application as unsuccessful.

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Operating Division : Transnet Engineering

Position Title : Millwright X 7

Employee Group : Permanent

Department : Mainten&Service

Location : Various Locations

Reporting To : Superintendent

Grade Level : I3

Reference Number : 30012217

Position Purpose:

The incumbent is employed in the PEMM in Salt River / Saldanha and will report to the Superintendent.

Position outputs:

  • Mechanical fault finding and repairs to electro hydraulic machines including CNC and motorised equipment.
  • Conduct PM’s and report on defects
  • Mechanical overhaul, modifications, upgrade of machines and equipment
  • New machines installations

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Must be a Qualified Trade Tested Millwright (Legislation pre-requisite)
  • 1 year relevant experience



  • Safe working practices and principles
  • Quality awareness
  • Technical / Theoretical
  • Business principles


  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Information Processing
  • Diagnostic Ability
  • Sound judgement
  • Leadership
  • Planning and Organising


  • Results orientated
  • Perseverance
  • Integrity
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Willing to work shifts and overtime
  • Must be willing to do standby duties


  • Physically fit
  • Visually acuity
  • Eye-hand and feet co-ordination
  • Depth perception


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