Afrimat Shared services (Pty) Ltd: Fitter


Glen Douglas based in Henley-on-Klip, Gauteng has a vacancy for a Fitter.

Duties & Responsibilities

The person will be responsible for:

  • Meet with maintenance foreman and production staff to discuss maintenance/engineering breakdowns in the plant.
  • Repair or replace defective equipment parts using hand tools and power tools as well as measuring instruments, and reassemble equipment.
  • Must have a broad knowledge of Conveyor Belts, Gearboxes, Fluid drives, Bearings, Pumps, Crushers (54/74 Allis Chalmbers, APKV 0806 Hazemag, Kawasaki Z1500 Cone, HP3 Cone, VSI Crushers) and Screens.
  • Perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
  • Assemble, install and/or repair, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery and equipment.

Desired Experience & Qualification

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be in possession of a Grade 12 certificate or N3 Fitting qualification
  • Have an Applicable trade test as a Fitter
  • 7 – 10 years non-negotiable stable working experience as a Fitter.
  • Fault finding and repair on mechanical, hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Knowledge of and applicable skills in plant maintenance, repair and installation of equipment.


Be prepared to work after hours and do standby. Will be able to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment. Will be able to work independently as well in a team environment.

The candidates must be medically fit in terms of the Mine Health and Safety Act and the Company standards for medical fitness.

Afrimat is committed to fair and ethical recruitment practices that sustains consistent delivery towards diversity and inclusion, effective performance and job engagement.

Package & Remuneration

In return, the company offers a market related remuneration package to the successful candidate, including medical aid and pension benefits.


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.  The Company reserves the right not to make an appointment.


Please forward your application to the Human Resource Manager at PO Box 3, Henley on Klip, 1962 or e-mail: [email protected] before 13 November 2020.