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Boilermaker at KRAATZ MARINE (PTY) LTD



To safely and accurately plan, fabricate and install steel structures to the highest level of workmanship and quality in order to satisfy the needs and requirements of our company.


Job Specifications:

  • Understand and interpret technical drawings.
  • Fabrication and Erection of structural Steel, Pipe & Tanks
  • Accurately plan and organize task execution in terms of standard operating procedures and in accordance with drawing specification, company specifications and supervisors instructions.
  • Determine, special tools, gasket materials and specific consumable requirements accurately in terms of type, quantity, grade and specific applications.
  • Request and receive materials from supervisor and verify correctness of received materials.
  • Accurately measure, mark out, prepare and cut materials in accordance with drawing specifications, company specifications and supervisors instructions.
  • Fabricate, assemble and install fit plates and pipes as per drawing and supervisor instruction, using appropriate assembly methods such as jigs, strong backs, back stoppers, clamps, wedges, tack-welds
  • Inspect work piece for dimensional accuracy, required quality standard, task correctness and present to supervisor for verification.
  • Perform all required gas cutting, tacking and safe handling and lifting during fabrication process.
  • Demonstrate proper and safe use of hand tools, equipment and machinery, report all non-conformities to supervisor.
  • Ensure correct weld preparation as per drawing and weld procedure specification is done
  • Make sure all care is taken in prevention of distortion during welding.
  • Understanding radius corners weld intersections
  • Nozzle selection
  • Cutting pressure settings
  • Line cutting free hand
  • Line cutting using hand held guide
  • Using straight line cutter
  • Washing of frames (M&O Specific)
  • Bevel cutting
  • Grinding frames & bevels (M&O Specific)
  • Pre-Heating
  • Tack welding and basic welding
  • Operating guillotine, press brake, rollers
  • Setting up jigs
  • Plate/ Pipe Development

Job Requirements:

  • Grade 12, National Trade Certificate in Boilermaking.
  • 3 years relevant experience in a fabrication environment.


  • Personal credibility / Ethics
  • Pro-active thinking
  • Learning ability/continuous learning
  • Stress tolerance/resilience
  • Adaptability
  • Problem solving skils

Closing Date: 03 March 2023

The company ONLY accept applications vis their career portal. Interested candidates can apply via the link below:



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