TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

Temporary

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
(Fixed term contract 12 months):
Roodepoort
Applications accepted until: 2021-12-10
Number of Openings: 1
AfriSam (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd is a leading supplier of construction-related materials, specialising in
the production of Cement, Aggregate and Readymix Concrete. Operating across Southern Africa, the
company offers a wide scope of career opportunities and exposure to best practices. At AfriSam we
recognise that talented and enthusiastic people are the basis of our ongoing success.
Location:
Roodepoort Cement.
Responsibilities:
 Coordinating and managing all plant utilities functions (air distribution, civil works, buildings and
structures, ad-hoc efficiency improvement projects, management of change projects) through
Contractors.
 Administering, logging and reporting on technical information.
 Sourcing, controlling and maintaining spares to reduce downtime.
 Acting as interface between contractors, suppliers and the company for specialised spares and
equipment.
 Complying to Company policies and procedures and executing work in accordance to SHE
regulations and standards.
 Participating in the maintenance team’s initiatives to set and meet continuous improvement targets.
Experience and Qualifications:
 N4 qualification or equivalent (or higher), with recognised trade qualification.
 5 years’ experience in plant maintenance/production environment.
 Experience in dealing with contractors and service providers.
 Experience in managing risk spares.
 Knowledge of SAP maintenance system will be an advantage.
 Good interpersonal and communication skills.
 Good computer skills (Word, Excel, MS Projects).
 Knowledge of Plant Performance reporting systems.

TECHNICAL ASSISTANT
(Fixed term contract 12 months):
Roodepoort
Functional Skills
 Knowledge of SAP maintenance system will be an advantage.
 Good computer skills (Word, Excel, MS Projects).
 Knowledge of Plant Performance reporting systems.
Behavioural skills
 Good interpersonal and communication skills
How to apply:
Please email your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to sharon.botes@za.afrisam.com and use Technical
Assistant as the subject line of your email.
If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks after the closing, please assume that your application
has been unsuccessful.
Equity Statement:
Applicants are advised that AfriSam is a designated employer under the Employment Equity Act and
as such has an Employment Equity Plan in place. The Company therefore has the right to fill the
vacancy in accordance with its Employment Equity Plan in order to fulfil its transformation objectives
by preferring designated employees.