Operator Cord Plant x10

Operator Cord Plant x10 – Non Permanent employee

Company: Sasol

Closing Date: 15 July 2024

OME: Regional Operations & Asset Services

Location: Ekandustria (Bronkhorstspruit)

Role Category


Purpose of Job

To manufacture detonator cord at the Prima Cord environment.

Recruitment Description / Key Accountabilities

  • To produce detonating cord of different sizes through different stations from C1 to C6.
  • Take powder charge according to cord specification using the correct formula 
  • Set up the machines according to the product needed using the correct tooling.
  • Recording of log sheets and production tags for traceability 
  • Take out samples from each spool for quality check 
  • General house keeping.
  • Quality inspection, packing, labelling of final product. Record production quantities 
  • To do a proper start-up before the beginning of the shift and a proper shut-down at the end of the week or when required 
  • Have a full understanding of Epex methodology. 
  • Be able to work under pressure 
  • Be able to work full shifts and overtime
  • Conscientious and diligent 
  • Detail oriented • Maintain a high standard of integrity 
  • Fosters teamwork and collaboration
  • Able to work on your own with little supervision

Formal Education

  • Grade 12
  • Maths and Science as subjects will be an advantage

Min Experience

  • 6+ months experience in Explosives manufacturing
  • Cord Plant experience will be an advantage

Behavioural (BC) |Technical (TC) |Leadership (LC)

  • BC_Collaborates
  • TC_Production Resource Management
  • TC_Production Risk Management
  • TC_Project Quality Management
  • BC_Manages Complexity
  • BC_Self-development
  • TC_Equipment Utilisation
  • BC_Action Oriented
  • TC_Production and Procedure Management
  • BC_Ensures Accountability

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