Reference : SOA00046

Copy of Millwright - Weber- KZN

  • Technical Production
  • South Africa Pinetown
  • Permanent / Regular
  • Posting date : 01/04/2023

Position description

To effectively and efficiently install, maintain, upgrade and fabricate machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings in Weber in line with the relevant WCM principles; Maintenance and upoholding all applicable legislation.


  • Qualifications required to fulfil the role
  • Diploma in Engineering or a minimum of an N3 engineering qualification.
  • Millwright Trade

Specific Work Experience, Knowledge and Skills required to fulfil the role

  • Atleast 5 Years relevant experience within manufacturing / plant environment
  • Be able to use interprete and understand WinCC flow charts
  • Be able to understand PLC I/Os to assist in fault finding
  • Siemens,Danfoss and ABB variable speed drive experience
  • Electrical, Hydraulic and Pnuematic experience.
  • Roller and belt Conveyor systems
  • Apprenticeship trained
  • Demonstrate an understanding on the EWO and Kaizen methodologies
  • Sound knowledge of the SHE and LOTO procedures

Additional Requirements


  • Regularly conduct plant inspections (tasks list and schedules).
  • Develop works instructions through own and subordinates input to standardize tasks spare requirements following the WCM guidelines.
  • Ensure no repeat failures on equipment as a result of the Weber Alrode Maintenance team


  • Identify critical spare requirements and report to the maintenance manager
  • Complete projects within allocated budget.


  • Attending to plant electrical and mechanical breakdowns
  • Ensuring that work is conducted in accordance with the safety regulations.
  • Advising the maintenance manager on any risks or improvements required for all equipment
  • Shift work
  • Project work
  • Replacing defective machine parts or adjusting clearances and alignment of moving parts
  • Dismantle machines, using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools.
  • Shrink-fit bushings, sleeves, rings, liners, gears, and wheels to specified items, using portable gas heating equipment.
  • safety and equipment inspections (gearboxes, compressors, mixers, bagging machines)
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics and detailed repair drawings related to equipment and machine