Company Fraser Alexander (Pty) Ltd
Published 14/01/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Mpumalanga area, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Introduction Founded in 1912, Fraser Alexander has grown from humble beginnings to become a key player in the South African mining industry and in selected global locations.

Fraser Alexander is a leading supplier of Mining services which include: Minerals Processing, Construction and Tailings. A solid and well respected brand in the mining services area is looking to attract key talents to add to its existing pool of highly sought after professionals

Job Functions Artisans
Industries Mining
Specification This position exists to ensure that electrical & instrumentation planning, installation, maintenance and repairs/replacement of all electrical equipment is done safe and efficient (MV & LV).

Health and Safety

Always behave safe

Adhere to FAMP and client policies and procedures

Report unsafe conditions and -behaviour

Attend pre-shift meetings

Ensure to wear correct PPE at all times

Maintenance Services

Implement maintenance schedules

Maintenance of transformers & substations

Maintains\repairs all electrical equipment

Conduct plant inspection on all key electrical equipment

Identifies and prioritise equipment in need of maintenance/repairs

Plans down time for repairs/maintenance

Do risk assessment/study procedures

Do repairs/maintenance

Technical Responsibility

Coach and assist co-workers

Specialised maintenance on conveyors and fire detectors

Legal inspections and log books

Fault finding on electrical systems and cable installations


Trade test – MQA/MERSETA preferred

Dual Trade certificate as Electrician as well as instrument technician/ mechanician required

N3 – Electrical engineering subjects


Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role

Siemens PLC and SCADA experience will be advantageous


How to order PPE

Verbal communication

Understand what constitutes unsafe conditions and –behaviour

Knowledge of unsafe behaviour

Basic understanding of planned maintenance documentation and procedures

Electrical engineering skills

Basic planning skills

Risk assessment skills

Fault finding skills

Basic knowledge of health and safety legislation and requirements

Job Closing Date Thu Jan 21 2021