Job Title : Rigging Foreman
Location Witbank – Kusile Site
Nature of Employment Limited Duration Contract Employee
Notes Please note that: 1. The Recruiter may amend, delete or expire jobs at any time without notification. 2. Murray & Roberts Projects reserves the right not to proceed with filling the position. 3. An application will not in itself entitle the applicant to an interview. 4. If you do not receive any feedback on your application within 4 weeks from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful 5. Please note that the suitable candidate must be willing to be re-assigned to Medupi Power Project in Lephalale (Ellisras), Limpopo, if operational requirements should deem it necessary.
Job Summary Murray & Roberts Projects invite suitably qualified candidates to apply for the position of Rigging Foreman for the Kusile Project reporting to the Rigging Manager. The project entails the building of 6 × 780 MW Coal Fired Super Critical Boiler for the coal fired Kusile Power Station to be erected at the Kusile Site at Witbank, Mpumulanga, South Africa. Preference will be given to suitably qualified EE candidates
Key Responsibilities The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
Oversee and be responsible to assist in all rigging activities on the Kusile site
Ensure high standards of safety and quality are adhered to.
Assist the Rigging Manager in day to day allocation of the cranes.
Must be able to work unsupervised and assist the crane drivers with crane charts etc.
Must report all deviations from the scope of work timeously in writing to the construction manager.
Ensure all rigging equipment is checked regularly (daily, monthly, quarterly) according to the act and ensure equipment is in a safe working order.
Key Requirements Suitable candidates must have the following work experience:
The appointed candidate must have at least 10 years in rigging and the use of cranes and be able to a team of crane drivers .Another advantage would be to have previous experience in this type of position on a similar project.
Must be able to read crane charts and assist in rigging studies.
Have sound judgment
Logical, accurate and precise
Honest and open personality
Be willing to learn
Good communication skills
Basic knowledge of Labour, Industrial and Human Relations
Education Suitable candidates must possess a combination of the following minimum qualifications and skills:
A recognized trade in the field of rigging. With N3 or equivalent NQF level.
We are committed to the principles of Employment Equity.
Deadline: 22nd March 2013