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Maintenance Electrician - South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #10572
Job Location South Africa
Company Type Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
Job Role Maintenance Electrician
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary 14000

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Entry Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality S.A Citizen or Work Permit Required
Degree relevant qualification

Job Description

  • Job Status: Open

Our client is looking for an experienced and qualified Maintenance Electrician to join their team.
The purpose of this role is to provide support to the plant to ensure that the equipment, machines and services they use are safe, reliable and efficient.
To work under the direction of the

1. Minimise the need for external contractors.
1. Manage Quality Process Audit findings with corrective actions.

1. Assist with reliability improvement projects.
2. Utilise Pragma or other systems for generating reliability improvement activities.
3. Assist with development of standards for plant, equipment and machine components.
4. Facilitate Team Problem Solving sessions to effect root cause analysis.
5. Diagnose potential failure of any items of equipment and plan accordingly to ensure that repairs can be effected timeously.
6. Attend to Electro Mechanical break downs
7. Become the first line of call out for Electro Mechanical break downs through research of current and new technologies, thus minimizing the need for outside contractors.
8. Ensure that critical spares are identified and available to minimise down time.
9. Review installations and ensure compliance with OSH act and standards.
10. Continuously monitor and evaluate performance of Electro Mechanical equipment in the Factory.
11. Report all unsafe conditions to the Maintenance Manager and institute corrective actions.
12. Implement maintenance strategies to keep abreast of latest technological advances, where appropriate in the field of Electro Mechanical maintenance on equipment and machines.
13. Drive equipment and machine Safety improvements to ensure risk assessments and hazardous impacts are focussed upon to reduce risks.
14. Do standby duties when required.

1. Compliance with Environmental Health and Safety requirements (EHS).
2. Compliance with Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).
3. Compliance with Human Resource Policies and Procedures.
4. Compliance with Ethics Policy.
5. Embrace Continuous Improvement.
6. Demonstrate Quality awareness.
7. Demonstrate Safety awareness.

Key Skills
The job holder must have a solid understanding of the following:
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s basic understanding)
HT Electrical systems
Electrical Maintenance
Mechanical Maintenance
Hydraulic systems
Pneumatic systems
Computerised Maintenance Systems
Welding Engineering
Computer literate:– MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook

  • Job Role: Maintenance Electrician
  • Industry: Retail / Wholesale / FMCG
  • Salary: 14000

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
A minimum of 5 years relevant Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance work including a minimum of 3 years working in a medium to large manufacturing environment, preferably FMCG industry.

Additional Requirements

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