Sappi Southern Africa
Saiccor Mill, Umkomaas
Chargehand Operators-MgO3 Recovery & Digesters X11 ( HRL 13 )
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To assist the Shift Superintendent by facilitating the smooth operation of the various sections within the MgO3 & Digester Plants whilst ensuring all environmental, quality, health and safety procedures are followed.
REPORTING TO: SHIFT SUPERINTENDENT : PRODUCTION
- Operate and ensure continuous functionality of the sections within the Mg03 Recovery & Digester plants
- Monitor and control quality as per relevant standards and procedures
- Monitor the quality and efficiency of operations daily to ensure optimal plant utlisation and minimize downtime
- Ensure subordinates operate plant at required rates and within given parameters
- Ensure that subordinates are informed of procedures as well as changes made to ISO instruction
- Liaise with relevant departments to ensure steam and power requirements are met
- Adhere to safety, health and environment policies and procedures
- Issue work permits, isolations and ensure working conditions are safe before authorizing maintenance work
- Make plant related decisions in the absence of the Shift Superintendent with regards to cooking rates and cooking liquor
- Generate SAP Notifications for maintenance work or plant stoppages and breakdowns
- Start and stop sections of the plant and equipment for maintenance or breakdown work
KEY COMPETENCIES / SKILLS
- Problem solving
- Team player.
- Problem solving Skills
- Understanding of plant operations and equipment layout.
- Knowledge of operating control systems (DCS)
REQUIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
- Grade 12 or NQF Level 4 qualification in Chemical Engineering or related field will be advantages.
- 5 years related experience within a similar environment.
Closing Date: 26 March 2019
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