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X4 Operators Vacancy

Our Client Namibia Petroleum Consultancy Agency (NAMPICA) is looking for Operators to carry out all day-to-day tasks safely, effectively and efficiently. Namibia Petroleum Consultancy Agency (NAMPICA) is responsible for the operation of the Fuel Depot at the Husab Mine on behalf of NAMCOR.  NAMPICA provide storage, handling and distribution of Diesel 50ppm fuel and Bulk Lube products at the facility.

POSITION: Operator

DEPARTMENT: Operation

REPORT TO: Site Manager

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

  1. Carry out all day-to-day tasks required safely, effectively and efficiently.
  • Receipt of products into storage tanks
  • Transferring of product on requests
  • Refuelling various equipment
  • Daily dipping of storage tanks for stock control
  • Daily meter reading recording for stock control
  • Completing of documentation for records purposes

2. Quality Control checks.

3. Operate fuelling plant and equipment.

4. Attend site safety meeting.

5. Comply with HSEQ requirements / standards.

6. Accept functional training.

At all times act in manner consistent with that of NAMPICA front line representative when dealing with customers, internal and external.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Carry out all of the daily, weekly and other periodic quality control checks.
  • Receipt of Bulk Fuel and Lube trucks.  Perform required checks both on truck and documentation before discharging into storage tanks.
  • Transferring of fuel to both the ROM and Acid Plant on request.  Ensure that pre- and post-checks before for prevention of LOPC’s.
  • Refuelling of mine equipment on request and ensure that necessary documentation is complete and quantity receipt signed for by mine operator.
  • Carry out the correct procedure for receipts into the storage tanks.  Calculation of tank ullages to ensure sufficient capacity.
  • Ensure monthly product samples are obtain and submitted to NAMCOR for quality control checks.
  • Promptly and safely operate all associated and fuelling plant and equipment in place at the location.
  • Participate during daily Toolbox Talks and Monthly Site Safety Meetings.
  • Be familiar with all company and statutory requirements relating to Health, Safety, Security and Environmental issues both from NAMCOR and Swakop Uranium (Husab).

At the direction of the Site Manager Carry out such tasks are necessary in the day to day running of the facility e.g. miscellaneous tasks within the sites, cleaning of fixed equipment, general housekeeping tasks, etc.

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE JOB

  • The safe operation of sophisticated refuelling equipment is essential
  • The responsibility for the safe and proper handling of the fuel products ranging from the receipt of the products into the storage facilities through to the dispensing of the correct grade of product into the customers equipment.
  • The first point of personal contact with customers or their representatives.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet customer requirements thus avoiding delays.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

Valid driver’s licence.

Valid first aid and firefighting certificates.

High school diploma (Grade 12) or related experience.

Experience in the Fuel Industry would be an added advantage.

Good calculation skills (must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide numbers to calculate fuel weight, measurements and volume)

Health, Safety and abiding to Procedures are of high importance to the employer.

Application Process:

Please forward us your CV and a cover letter, which includes all information required to support your application to the email address below. Please note that all CV’s should be sent electronically.

Due Date: Monday, 08 April 2024 (Only short-listed candidates will be contacted).

Submit your CV at: recruitment@outsol.com.na

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