Process Assistant | AECI

Closing Date: 2023/01/02
Reference Number: AEC221219-2
Job Title: Process Assistant
Job Type Classification: Permanent
Number of Positions: 2
Location – Town / Site: Sasolburg

Job Description
▪ Assist the process controller to prepare the process/plant for start-up
▪ Monitor plant and equipment within the scope of authority
▪ Assist the process controller to shut down a process/plant
▪ Clean and tidy up equipment and the work area
▪ Perform routine inspections of plant equipment and site to make sure all equipment are running within the operating limits, and to report any signs of abnormal operation
▪ Measure, mix and dose chemicals and/or raw materials to the mixing/reactor vessels
▪ Draw samples for quality purposes
▪ Run off finished product into bulk silos, drums, bulk bags or other containers for shipment
▪ Act as first line of defense in case of a fire and other emergencies
▪ Receive and off-load raw materials from bulk tankers
▪ Perform any other related tasks as may be required from time to time
▪ Assist production superintendent as required

Qualifications & Experience
▪ Grade 12 or NQF 3 with mathematics and science – required
▪ NQF 4 Plant Operation – advantageous
▪ Forklift license – advantageous
▪ Minimum six months in chemical production environment
▪ Able to do acting in the Process Controller position
▪ Understanding the hazards and risks of processes and products