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Farm Mechanic - Mumbwa, Zambia

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Job Details

Job ID: #10939
Job Location Mumbwa, Zambia
Company Type Agriculture
Job Role Farm Mechanic
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Mumbwa, Zambia
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Zambian
Degree Diploma

Job Description

06May
Mumbwa, Zambia
  • Job Status: Open

Our client is looking for a Farm Mechanic to join their team in Mumbwa


Responsibilities:
Conduct repairs and maintenance on all Tractors, vehicles, implements and machinery.
Adhere to mechanical maintenance programs for all tractors, vehicle and mechanical equipment as prepared by the workshop Manager.
Conduct all services & preventative maintenance on all Tractors, vehicles implements and Machinery.
Maintain all vehicles in a roadworthy condition.
Identify all mechanical issues relating to the Tractors, vehicles and equipment.
Assist with the repairs of maintenance of irrigation equipment.
Assist with the repairs and maintenance of all equipment relating to the farming operations.
Assist with the boiler making and fabrication as planned by the Workshop Manager.
Work independently and without supervision.
Ensure that all work is conducted in a cost effective, efficient manner.
Assist the workshop Manager to implement standards and targets set for all Workshop repair and maintenance activities.
Bring all tractors, vehicles and implements to a standard that is of a high calibre and ready for use.
Maintain vehicle maintenance history records.
Ensure correct usage, care and efficiency of all tools, welding equipment, compressors, etc. In the Workshop.
Ensure that the Workshop is maintained in a clean, orderly and safe manner.
Advise Workshop Manager on the abuse of Company vehicles.
Adhere to Standard Safety Procedures and the Company Disciplinary Code.
Refurbishment of tractors, trailers, and implements including spray painting.


Key Skills
A good understanding of farm equipment and implements used in the industry.
Mechanical experience in heavy machinery.
Experience in welding and general fabrication
High level of integrity.
Prepared to work long hours when necessary

  • Job Role: Farm Mechanic
  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Experience in hydraulics and pneumatics.
An exceptional understanding Diesel Mechanics.
5 years’ experience as an agricultural mechanic
Exposure to John Deere Tractors and equipment.

Additional Requirements

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