Fitter and Turner

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Fitter and Turner

  • Post Date:May 31, 2022
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 1-3 Years
Job Description

Applications are invited to fill a vacancy in the DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL PLANNING, WORKS AND ESTATES as a Fitter and Turner.


  • Apprentice trained, Class One Fitter and Turner
  • Five (5) Ordinary Level Passes including English Language and Mathematics

Experience and Qualities

  • A minimum of one (1) year proven experience working as a Fitter and Turner.
  • Ability to use hand and power tools.
  • Ability to interpret bleu prints for mechanical or technology systems.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducting diagnostic testing on malfunctioning systems to determine the root cause of the malfunctioning.
  • Replacing damaged or defective structural components as needed.
  • Analysing the bleu prints for mechanical systems to determine the specifications of the components to be constructed.
  • Constructing structural components from raw materials.
  • Inspecting fabricated components to ensure that they are the correct size.
  • Utilising shears, power saws, cutting torches and chipper knives to cut structural components as needed.
  • Creating suitable maintenance schedule and performing system maintenance accordingly.
  • Adhering to all work-site safety rules and regulations.

Conditions of Service: Medical Aid, Leave and Pension Benefits are offered. The information on salary and other benefits will be made available to the short-listed candidates.


Soft copies in a single continuous PDF file of each of the following: application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates, national identity card, birth certificate and curriculum vitae giving full personal particulars including full name, place and date of birth, qualifications and previous employment and experience, present salary, date of availability, telephone number, email address, names and addresses of three referees including email addresses should be sent to: [email protected] or hand delivered to:

Assistant Registrar
Human Resources Section
Gwanda State University
Epoch Mine Campus
P O Box 30

The closing date for the receipt of applications is Friday, 03 June 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.