Fresenius Kabi Manufacturing SA: Millwright Apprentice

Company Fresenius Kabi Manufacturing SA
Reference # 20190403
Published 03/04/2019
Contract Type Contract
18 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
An opportunity exists within the Technical Services department of an aseptic pharmaceutical manufacturing plant in Port Elizabeth for a Millwright Apprentice. The purpose of the role is to learn how to maintain, repair and optimize plant equipment in order to ensure plant availability and product quality at minimum quality without sacrificing standards and simultaneously become a qualified Artisan with a Millwright trade.
Job Functions Artisans
Industries Manufacturing
•Attend practical, as well as theoretical blocks at a relevant technical college and pass all assessments the first time
oMechanical Skills
oElectrical Skills
oControl and Automation Skills

•Learn to maintain, repair and optimize plant and associated equipment and complete associated Logbooks
oLocate plant, equipment, spares and relevant documentation / systems
oPlan, budget and prepare the job
oPerform maintenance
oOptimize plant, process equipment and systems

•Learn to ensure a safe, healthy and risk free working environment and complete associated Logbook
oApply OHS procedures
oMaintain workplace safety, housekeeping and risk free standards

•Learn to work in teams
oCommunicate effectively in the workplace
oContribute to self and team development
oStandby and shift work responsibilities where applicable to learn

•Successfully complete trade test in agreed time

Matric with Maths and Science
Preference will be given to candidates who have successfully completed their N1 and N2 qualification

Soft Skills:
•General Production Plant and process knowledge
•General understanding and aptitude of all engineering disciplines eg. Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Control and Automation
•An aptitude for problem solving and Root Cause Analysis
•Attention to detail
•People / inter-personal skills
•Pharmaceutical and GMP experience will be an advantage
•Computer literate and basic skills in the use of Microsoft Office package

Required attributes:
•Strong technical aptitude
•Team Player
•Ability to self-manage
•Strong sense of attention to detail
•Quick learner that is willing to study
•Good track record on work performance, discipline, attendance and time keeping

Job Closing Date 10/04/2019


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