Diesel Mechanic

at Royal Bafokeng Platinum Mine (view profile)
Location Rustenburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Work Hours 07:00/16:00
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Tel Mr Mthembu


An opportunity has artisen for a Diesel Mechanic to maintain and repair fuel and chemical trucks/tankers and different types of trucks at the Royal Bafokeng Platinum Mine. Please refer to the minimum requirements, duties and responsibilities below for further information.

Minimum Requirements

• Understand preventative maintenance • Qualified Artisan by way of trade test or 5 year recognized apprentice. • Valid driver's license, preferably EC. • Own transport essential • Experience in fuel and chemical environment • Experience in servicing and maintaining fuel and chemical trucks • Must be prepared to work overtime on a regular basis • Must be prepared to be on standby to attend to breakdowns and accidents after hours • Comply and enforce company policies and health & safety legislation • Ability to work independently • Problem solving ability

Duties & Responsibilities

• Servicing of company vehicles to predefined checklists • Attend to breakdowns and carry out the necessary repairs on fuel and chemical trucks • Apply Health & Safety rules and regulations in all aspects of job • Ensure vehicles are kept in line with legal requirements and company policies i.e. roadworthy etc. • Maintain a safe and clean working place at all times • Administer regular reporting to management regarding breakdowns, services etc • Perform ancillary duties to the above as determined by management on an ongoing basis