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Chipper Knife Grinderman



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KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Sappi Southern Africa

Tugela Mill

Chipper Knife Grinderman (P14)

We are hiring!

At Sappi, we are a leading global provider with a reputation for delivering high-quality sustainable Woodfibre products and solutions for the global markets. We lead through our values centred around safety, integrity, courage, making smart decisions which we execute with speed. We are seeking unique people who believe in fostering a diverse and inclusive and safe environment.

We’re on the lookout for an experienced Chipper Knife Grinderman to provide a basic engineering service i.e.- re-sharpening, grinding, and babbitting of chipper and guillotine knifes according to safe engineering standards.

As a Chipper Knife Grinderman, you will be responsible for:

  • Grinding and preparation of norman chipper and guillotine knifes.

  • Babbitting and knife preparation.

  • Operating knife grinding machinery.

  • Ensuring spare sets are properly prepared and readily available.

  • Understands the SHEQ requirements of the Section.

  • Maintains a high level of good housekeeping in the workplace at all time.

What are we looking for?

  • Matric & N2 Engineering (N3 Desirable)
  • Two years’ experience in a heavy Engineering Environment.
  • Good Planning and Organising Skills.

  • Good Communication Skills.

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity to work within a global organisation that continues to thrive in a rapidly changing world even after 80 years of existence
  • Learning and development programmes to fast-track your career within Sappi
  • Opportunities to travel (dependent on the role)
  • Market-leading leave benefits
  • Employee wellbeing benefits

Closing Date: 20 February 2024

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Sappi is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. At Sappi, we encourage and support vaccination.

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