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    Contract Controller Trainees at Transnet ( 25)

    Posted by Admin on 2017-02-05 05:28:36


    Transnet Pipelines is looking for 25Trainees in various areas.

    The purpose of these jobs is to undergo Operations Training and be confirmed as a competent Designate Controller after 8 months and after 3 months as a Controller. The Controller is responsible for the Safe and efficient movement of Petroleum products through the Pipeline network by operating highly specialised equipment in accordance with a scheduled programme/instructions with due cognisance to volume/quality of product, the safety of personnel, company assets and satisfaction of both internal and external customers.

    Controller duties involves working shifts and the hours of duties are determined by means of a shift rooster.This includes public holidays and weekends.

    Applicants will be recruited from the areas indicated in the below. Proof of residency in that area will form a strict part of the selection criteria.

    Witbank (7 positions): Witbank area only. Proof of residential address will be a requirement

    Jameson Park (4 positions): In liaison with community leaders. Support letters/signature from community leader to be attached. (will be a requirement)

    Klerksdorp (4 position): Klerksdorp area only. Proof of residential address will be a requirement

    Waltloo (3 positions): Waltloo area only. Proof of residential address will be a requirement

    Alrode (2 positions): Alrode area only. Proof of residential address will be a requirement

    Tarlton (5 position): From Tarlton community. Proof of residential address will be a requirement

    Appointment into a permanent position after the 3 months will be subject to the following: * Availability of an approved vacancy

    * Succesful completion of the training * General conduct and attendance Some of the training responsibilities will include the following:

    Detect leaks and spillages

    Drain water from bund areas

    Handle Transmixtures/intermixtures

    Use company operations system and software to control pipeline equipment for handling and control of mixture/intermixture

    Extract and capture information, verify for accuracy and prioritise in accordance with company policies and procedures

    Plan and handle the transmixure/intermixure

    Plan and handle blending and/or tanker loading of intermixture

    Plan and perform unscheduled minor maintenance (Test, lubricate and repair)

    Perform product metering

    Perform shut downs of product movement

    Deal with sub standard conditions and implement corrective action to the shut down of pipelines

    Monitor shut downs of the pipeline

    Perform product quality tests

    Perform product movement start up and a tank dipping procedures

    Perform start up utilising company operating procedures and software

    Monitor initial performance of the pipeline equipment and product movement


    Standard 10/Grade 12 with mathematics and science.

    Technical qualification will be an advantage.

    Good command of the English language

    Medical assessment will be an inherent requirement of the job.


    Analytical Perseverance

    Sound interpersonal skills

    Attention to detail

    Conflict handling

    Composed and be able to handle stressful situations

    Be able to work on own in isolation

    High frustration toleration

    How to apply

    To apply fax your Curriculum Vitae (CV) to: 086-6611-290 . Please quote this reference # 40000474 in the subject of your Application. Or Apply Online ASAP
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