Verifies alignment and tolerancesof moving parts, using measuring instruments, such as dialindicators and thickness gauges.
Must be able to interpret job requests, perform tests toconfirm the problem and propose repair methods without permanentsupervision.
Must have experience inand be able to place and remove spades and to open and close pipeflanges, recognise the gasket types and types of bolts / nuts.
Minimum 5% should be skilledin assembly, testing and fixing of safety relief valves and allkinds of valves at site
Performs valve testingby using test benches or field testing.
Must have experience in and be able to perform properslinging and lifting with chain-blocks and small cranes, use of Ginwheel lifting.
Should be able todeputise for the Supervisor and act as Leader to less experiencedtechnicians.
Must have experience inand be able to execute preparation of work packs, e.g. to carry outall the necessary work planning and preparations to be able toexecute the site works and compile the relevant information in awork pack for submission with the Permit to Workrequest.
Meets all minimumrequirements for Mechanical Technician.
Multiskilled craftsman as defined in Section 4, Appendix13.