Gas Production Helper (Entry Level) | Sappi

Sappi Southern Africa
Ngodwana Mill
Gas Producer Helper Chemical ( P14 )
Sappi Ngodwana Mill requires a Gas Producer Helper to ensure all outside equipment and processes are fully utilized and functional and to ensure safe execution of outside activities.
This role reports into the Shift Superintendent Chemical

The main responsibilities of this job are:
• Ensure the plant is running according to required rate and quality specifications
• Check auxiliary equipment once per shift
• Conduct ash dips twice per shift
• Fill coal bunkers twice per shift
• Ensure samples are analysed daily
• Drain dust cyclones twice per shift
• Ensure the tar tanker is loaded when the tar storage tank is full
• Assist with the start-up and shut down of the plant when necessary
• Performs other duties as directed by the process controller / shift superintendent
• Conduct ash dips as and when necessary
• Do cross directional poking when required
• Ensure ash pans and seals are full of water.
• Checks on a shift basis that all systems that keep ash pans and seals full of water and are in sound working order.
• Identify abnormal / emergency plant conditions and take corrective action according to standards (BOP)
• Isolate plant as required
• Perform house keeping with the team – focus on area of responsibility
• Any other ad hoc requests from shift superintendent / production manager

The ideal candidate should have:
• Grade 12 with Maths and Physical Science or N3 Pulp and Paper
• 0-1 Year Production Environment