21 May 2024

Full Time Offshore Pipe Fitter x5 – Kraatz Marine Pty Ltd

KRAATZ MARINE PTY LTD – Posted by o4na@ Walvis Bay

Job Description


To safely and accurately maintain, install, dismantle and assemble all types of mechanical components to the highest level of workmanship and quality in order to satisfy the needs and requirements of our company..



  • Understand and interpret technical drawings..
  • Accurate measurement of parts and interpretation of mechanical drawings
  • Understand and interpret technical drawings.
  • Calculate and determine, spare parts, special tools, materials and specific consumables.
  • Request materials from supervisor and verify correctness of received materials.
  • Mark, strip, clean, inspect, calibrate, repair, overhaul, service, test, assemble and reinstate all mechanical components and equipment.
  • Strip, install and commission all mechanical components and equipment as required.
  • Perform accurate alignment on shafts, couplings, gearboxes, etc.
  • Take accurate measurements using clock gauges, feeler gauges, calipers, micrometer, verniers calipers, etc
  • Demonstrate the correct and safe use of liquid nitrogen, dry ice.
  • Demonstrate the correct and safe use of oil bath and bearing heaters
  • Perform proper bolt torque techniques, gear back lash setting, key to coupling and shaft to taper fitting methods.
  • Demonstrate proper lapping methods, such as face to face lapping, flat surface lapping plate, etc
  • Demonstrate proper and safe use of hand tool, equipment and machinery and report all non-conformities to supervisor
  • Perform basic required gas cutting and welding.
  • Safe handling and rigging up to 5 tons during mechanical work process.

Minimum requirements:

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


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

How to Apply

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

Apply online via: O&L Career Portal  

Closing Date: 24 May 2024

Job Categories: Engineering Jobs. Job Types: Full Time.


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