Department: RAMSAY
Location: Pietermaritzburg
Type: Full time, 

Job Requirements      

  • Senior Certificate
  • Knowledge in progressing tools and stage tools, gauges, checking fixtures and plastic moulding.
  • Knowledge in resistance welding and welding fixtures
  • Operation and setting mechanical presses
  • Operate overhead crane and lifting equipment
  • Trade Tested Toolmaker


Roles and Responsibilities 

Elimination of waste

  • Produce units to the defined output rate.
  • Accurately record all data on the data capture sheet timeously.


Continuous Improvement

  • Make Kaizen activity suggestions to make improvements


5S and Safety/Environmental

  • Practice and improve 5S in your work area in line with the 5S check sheet.
  • Ensure PPE is worn according to work standards.
  • All incidents need to be reported within the same shift.
  • Perform all safety checks according to the safety standards.
  • Follow the SHEMS procedures.



  • Ensure parts produced meet quality specifications and follow up on non-conforming product procedures.
  • Work cycle must be completed before leaving work.



  • Pack parts as per the packing instruction and perform work according to the set standards.
  • Raise problems and concerns to the Shift leader timeously.



  • Responsible for own personal attendance to ensure it is 98% on an ongoing basis.
  • Ensure all information on timesheets are accurate and submit to the Manager.


People development

  • Follow HR Policies & Procedures. Responsible for own personal development.


Competencies and Attributes Required                                                                                   

  • Personal Resilience
  • Self Confidence
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Problem Definition & Information Gathering
  • Problem Analysis & Resolution
  • Mechanically Orientated


Preference will be given to employees from the designated groups in line with the provisions of the Employment Equity Act, No 55 of 1998 and any amendments thereto, Ramsay Engineering (PTY)LTD Internal Recruitment Policy as well as the Employment Equity Plan.

NB: All applications must be placed in a box by the main gate. If applicants have not received a response two weeks after the closing date, please accept that your applications have not been successful. CLOSING DATE: 17th May 2022