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Available Jobs Mechanical Engineering / Trades

15Jan
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a qualified and experienced fitter and turner to join their busy team.Read More

To carry out maintenance activities to minimise the downtime because of breakdowns.
Be able to carry out all maintenance on machinery.
Operate Forklift.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualified Artisan (Fitter and Turner)<br> Valid motor vehicle drivers’ license<br> At least two years post apprenticeship experience within the transport industry. <br>
Key Skills
Problem-solving skills.
Having good manual dexterity.
Accurate.
Having mechanical skills.
Able to manage time effectively.

Additional Requirements

Fitter and turner
hardware
Forklift

Our Client is a small family-owned business, specialises in heavy machinery plant hire and contracting services and are now expanding into cross-border fuel haulage from Beira, Mozambique to Zambia and the DRC and they are looking for a Diesel Plant Fitter/Supervisor to join their team (based outsidRead More

Strong supervisory skills but most importantly, must be a good DPF/mechanic
Strong emphasis on output and productivity
Must be able to lead as he will have a team of 15 machine operators and assistants underneath him.
To be based on sites outside of Harare
Maintenance and problem diagnosis of heavy earth moving equipment
Attend to breakdowns
Identify equipment that needs improvement, upgrading or replacement.
Assisting in preparation of maintenance schedules.
Mentoring of DPF Assistants, apprentices/attachment students.
preventative and scheduled maintenance
Ensuring the overall effective operations of machinery

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Rated $1,000/month performance incentives Car Lodging and food provided on work sites

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class 1 Diesel Mechanic / DPF <br> Valid drivers license <br> Valid passport<br> Minimum 5 years experience in the same position / similar position <br> Earthmoving machinery experience necessary <br>
Key Skills
Earthmoving machinery experience necessary
Loyal / Hardworking / Diligent
Ability to think out the box
Ability to grow into a managerial position.
Good client skills/relationships as he will often work in the presence of the client.

Additional Requirements

Diesel Plant Fitter
Transport / Heavy Plant Machinery / Cross-Border
Site Manager
Diesel Plant Fitter
Supervisor
07Jan
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is a fantastic Retail/Manufacturing company that is looking for an Engineering Manager to join their team
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Equipment and facilities maintenance management
Plant utilities and services management
Development and implement Annual budget
Develop and monitor performance targets for department
Able to take charge if there is major equipment outages
Implement QEOSH systems and statutory requirements
Project management and control
Provide Safe working environment
Decision making
Problem Solving

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
B.Sc Mechanical Engineering Degree or Mechanical Engineering Degree<br> Post Graduate qualification (MBA) is an added advantage<br> 5 Years and above Experience, 2 years in management position<br> Executive Development Courses will be an added bonus<br> Leadership development will be an advantage<br>
Key Skills
Conceptual skills
Attention to details
Technical Aptitude
Results focus
Negotiation skills
Team Player
Problem solving

Additional Requirements

production
mechanical
management
02Jan
Mutare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking a Technical Manager to join their team
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Duties:
Operations Management
Project Management
Structural Steel Design
Implementing SHE & Quality Management Systems for the business
Develop Manufacturing & Project Budgets

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

7 Years of Experience
Qualifications
BSc Mechanical/Industrial/Electro Mechanical Engineering <br> Min 7 years Experience, 2 years of which should be in Managerial position
Key Skills
In depth experience in Sheet Metal Fabrication Processes, Hydraulics and Pneumatics a must.
Proficiency in AutoCAD
Ability to lead a team
Ability to Implement SHEQ Systems
Problem Solver
Good Business Acumen
Structural Steel Design Experience an added advantage

Additional Requirements

AutoCad
Mechanical engineering
Steel Fabrication
Management
Hydraulics
09Dec
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Workshop Manager to join their team. The workshop is based out of Harare but accommodation will be provided.
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Provide feedback to staff that are not performing to the expected level and ensure human resources are informed of trends in performance.
Promote a Health and Safety culture within the business.
Receive and review feedback from customers and follow up to ensure customer satisfaction.
Act as a technical adviser on key projects and other areas of the business as requested.
Ensure supplies are ordered for each job.
Assist with quoting, project management, materials purchasing and quality checks.
Ensure correct job numbers are used and that time records are correct.
Provide oversight and check job estimates.
Checking quantities, dispatching goods and receipting invoices.
Regularly report progress on each job and quickly communicate delays or concerns with the GM - Operations. Report on manpower overruns or shortfalls.
Act as a technical adviser on key projects and other areas of the business as requested.
Responsible for job allocation and job flow in the workshop including job scheduling and labour allocation for day to day operations.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Computer literacy with Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel<br> Boilermaker Trade Qualification or equivalent<br>
Key Skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work with people at various levels from shop floor to senior management
Can look beyond the initial customer enquiry and identify other business opportunities
Project management experience
People management skills
Quality and productivity focussed
Organizing skills.
Time management skills.
Able to handle pressure.

Additional Requirements

boilermaker
Mines
Workshop Manager
25Nov
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Class 1 Plumber to join their team.
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Reading and interpreting blueprints to assess or plan plumbing installations and layouts
Installing, maintaining and repairing plumbing systems and fixtures
Cutting, welding and assembling pipes, tubes, fittings, and fixtures
Inspecting and testing plumbing systems for safety, functionality, and code compliance
Handling customer queries and responding to call outs
Troubleshooting and resolving problems
Preparing cost estimates

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Appy trained or trade tested with a National Certificate<br> 3 years post qualification experience<br> Project design and management experience<br>
Key Skills
Ability to communicate across all business levels
Good inter-personal skills and hygiene standards

Additional Requirements

FMCG
Drain
project design
21Oct
Kwekwe,Zimbabwe

Our client is an established and well recognized company looking for a Refrigeration Artisan to join their team
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The role will be to maintain all Refrigeration components, ensure that everything is working smoothly and efficiently.
Conduct regular services, ensure all aspects compile with Safety standards, etc.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable TBC

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must be a fully qualified Refrigeration Technician <br> Apprenticeship Trained Class One Journeyman <br> Working knowledge & experience in refrigeration<br>
Key Skills
At least 3 years post Qualification Experience
Sound analytical and problem solving skills
Diligent
Physically Fit
Clean Class 4 Driver’s license

Additional Requirements

Refrigeration
Maintenance

Our Client is looking for an experienced Engineering Workshop Manager to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Responsible for the day to day safe and efficient running of the mechanical workshop.
Responsible for budgets for the purchase of materials,
Fixings and fastenings and machining ensure the smooth progression of projects through the workshop.
Responsible maintaining safe working practises, keeping COSHH information up to date and ensuring everybody is conversant with this information.

Undertaking manufacturing tasks as required
Hydraulic Diagnostics
Troubleshooting
Quality Control
2 months on 2 weeks off rotation. Flights will be covered

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: USD$3500 - $4500 plus accommodation & benefits

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Qualified Fitter & Turner / Mechanical Engineering / Apprenticeship Trained
Key Skills
Hands On
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to work to international safety regulations
Experience within Hydraulics and Lathe Machining is essential
Computer literate

Additional Requirements

Engineering
Hydraulics
Lathe Machining
10Oct
Marondera,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an Auto Electrician to join their team.Read More

Installing new vehicle wiring systems.
Installing and troubleshooting immobilizer and alarm systems.
Gathering information from customers about issues with their electrical system.
Diagnosing electrical issues and proposing a course of action.
Providing customers with estimated time and cost for repairs.
Repairing and replacing faulty wiring or electrical systems.
Servicing of electrical automotive parts.
Servicing and repairing electrical systems on vehicles.
Maintaining a clean working environment.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Auto electrical qualification certificate.<br> Good O'level skills<br>
Key Skills
Proven work experience as an Auto Electrician.
Problem-solving skills.
Ability to operate electrical diagnostic equipment

Additional Requirements

Electrical systems
Electrical repairs
Automotive
Installations
10Oct
Marondera,Zimbabwe

Our client is looking for a Maintenance Electrician to join their growing team.Read More

Installs and repairs electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment.
Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment, following manuals, schematic diagrams, and blueprints, using handtools and test equipment.
Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus, such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures, using test equipment, and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables, using handtools.
Replaces faulty electrical components of machine, such as relays, switches, and motors, and positions sensing devices, using handtools.
Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Relevant electrician certifications.<br>
Key Skills
The ability to use, repair and maintain machines and tools.<br. Practical skills for repairing and maintaining equipment.
The ability to repair machines or systems.
To be thorough and pay attention to detail.
The ability to work well with others.

Additional Requirements

Manufacturing
Electrician
Installations
Machinery
10Oct
Marondera,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for a Welder Class 1. Someone who is able to cut and join metals and other materials at their facilities.Read More

Read blueprints and drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and procedures
Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
Test and inspect welded surfaces and structure to discover flaws
Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

2 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class 1 Welding certificate.
Key Skills
Proven experience as welder
Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
Deftness and attention to detail

Additional Requirements

Welding
Metal
Equipment experience
10Oct
Marondera,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for a Maintenance Fitter to join their growing team.Read More

The role will take responsibility, working as part of a team, for ensure all equipment is in good working order and any repairs are down in an efficient manner to ensure the least downtime.
Shall carry out the trouble shooting of machinery/equipment breakdowns and do the repair works as necessary.
Shall be actively involved in machinery/equipment installations
To carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Management.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Must be a qualified Class One Fitter and Turner.<br> National Certificate in Machines hope Engineering Fitting and Turning Trade.<br>
Key Skills
Must have 3 years experience in a manufacturing environment.
Must have knowledge in machinery/equipment installations.

Additional Requirements

Manufacturing
Fitter and Turner
Maintenance
Machinery
09Oct
Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is a large, reputable Transport Company and they are looking for a seasoned, experienced Workshop Manager to join their team. Read More

The Workshop will be responsible for effectively planning and co-ordinating all work activities servicing equipment to required standards.
The role will take responsibility for managing all aspects of their large fleet, from repairs and maintenance to parts to staff management.
Duties to include:
Maintain a safety first culture amongst all team members
Lead and coach subordinates to ensure quality of work
Oversee inspections of all repair work done on components
Ensure all maintenance meets required standards
Ensure lean processes are adhered to
Performance agreements, reviews and appraisals
Manage workshop costs

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $ Negotiable

Required Skills

8 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Trade Certificate in Diesel Plant Fitting / Class One Mechanic <br> 8 years experience in the same / similar position at Supervisory level <br>
Key Skills
Minimum of 8 years experience in servicing and maintenance of a large fleet of trucks
Fully Computer literate
Hands on / mechanically minded / team player
Exceptional communicator
Quality control

Additional Requirements

Transport
Workshop
Workshop Manager
Cross Boarder Transport
Class One Mechanic
04Oct
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is looking for an experienced Forklift Mechanic to join their team.Read More

Duties to include:
Servicing, maintenance and repairs
Troubleshooting
Maintain spares inventory

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: $Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class One Qualified Petrol & Diesel Mechanic
Key Skills
Good technical abilities
Thorough
Attention to detail

Additional Requirements

Class One Petrol / Diesel
Forklifts
27Sep
Harare,Zimbabwe

Our Client is an established company and part of a regional organisation who is now looking for a Diesel Plant Fitter to join their team.Read More

The role will involve repairs, maintenance and service on a range of earth-moving equipment and may involve travel.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Class One qualified Diesel Plant Fitter.
Key Skills
Must have qualified and worked for over 3 years as a Diesel Plant Fitter.

Additional Requirements

Diesel Plant Fitter
Class One
Earth-moving
Heavy Equipment

Our client is looking for a Technical Service Engineer to join their team!

You will be responsible for servicing the customers on products in terms of installation, operation, and maintenance along with Training of plumbers.
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Responsibilities:
Design the Technical content for training of plumbers and develop the Plumber training modules for VC, Faucets and special products in West Africa.
Manage the Spares requirement by timely indenting for Spares and analyze the usage of spares across the region. Help in budget for spares costing and packaging.
Provide technical assistance in installation of special products and develop a list of independent plumbers across the distribution network that can service the Products.
Provide technical drawings from time to time to Architects, Plumbing contractors in coordination with the Regional Technical team.
Prepare quarterly cost budgets for Servicing and track performance as per the agreed formats.
Play a key role in evaluating Warranty claims policy from the dealers and periodically update the senior management on the performance of the products from a service point of view.
Forecast and indent through the Logistics system for the spares and participate in the S and OP process of modulating demand, establish reorder levels and safety stocks.
Analyze spares usage and establish the sales and distribution network of spares across the network for easy access of spares for the distribution network.
Support project related technical issues such as plumbing contractor training, product demos and high-end product installations.
Provide configuration support in faucets and customized solutions in designing bathrooms at a professional level.
Monitor the Bathroom furniture and Kitchen furniture technical support architecture that covers Kitting, Packing and installation and also servicing any defects.
Provide Installation assistance in terms of guiding dealer’s/end-users plumbers for installing special products.
Perform duties according to business unit needs as directed by Area Sales Manager from time to time.

Relationships and Contacts:
Supervisory Relationships:
Reports to Area Sales Manager, West Africa.

Organizations Relationships:
Frequent contacts with:
Sales
Frequent contacts with Other Technical staff and product managers within the company
External contacts with technical service firms, plumbers, assemblers (if any) may be required.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: US$13 800 - US$16 500 pa

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Bachelor degree in Engineering, with at least five years of Technical service experience. <br> Experience in managing a vast network of service technicians and SKUs would be an added asset.<br> 2 to 5 years in Plumbing industry<br>
Key Skills

Additional Requirements

26Aug
Cape Town, South Africa

Our client is looking for a Junior Estimator to join their team
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Responsibilities:
Estimates the expected cost of construction of a given project.
Forecasts how long it will take to complete the project.
Assisting the contractor in winning bids.
Reviewing data and documents like analysis reports, purchase orders and also subcontracts.
Prepare updates and project estimates.
Filing documents like receipts and purchase orders.
Gather information to be used to produce the project estimate.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

1 Years of Experience
Qualifications
A degree in Mechanical Engineering<br>
Key Skills
Excellent customer service skills.
Good verbal and written communication.
Good time management and scheduling skills.
Work well under pressure.
Proficient in using computer applications.
Good in mathematics, especially algebra, calculus, and statistics.
Knowledge of procedures equipment and project designing.
Conversant with other subjects like accounting and economics.
Knowledgeable about computers and electronic equipment used in construction, from processors and circuit boards to hardware and software.
Basic knowledge about building and construction.

Additional Requirements

01Aug

Our client is looking for a Diesel Mechanic to join their team.
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Responsibilities:
Follow a checklist of inspection procedures
Test drive vehicles to diagnose malfunctions
Read and interpret diagnostic test results from diagnostic equipment such as an oscilloscope, which is used to measure the voltage produced by electronic components
Raise trucks, buses, and heavy parts or equipment by using hydraulic jacks or hoists
Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, transmissions, engines, and other parts of vehicles
Do routine maintenance, such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and parts
Adjust and align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and attach system components
Repair or replace malfunctioning components, parts, and other mechanical or electrical equipment
Test-drive vehicles to ensure that they run smoothly

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: R380 000 pa

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Training programs in diesel engine repair<br> Code 14 Drivers Licence with PDP<br>
Key Skills
Customer-service skills:
Must be courteous, good listeners and ready to answer questions.

Dexterity:
Need a steady hand and good hand-eye coordination for many tasks, such as disassembling engine parts, connecting or attaching components, or using hand tools.

Mechanical skills:
Must be familiar with parts and components of engines, transmissions, braking mechanisms, and other complex systems. Must also be able to disassemble, work on, and reassemble parts and machinery.

Troubleshooting skills:
Must be able to identify mechanical and electronic problems, make repairs, and offer a proper maintenance strategy. Must be familiar with electronic control systems and the appropriate tools needed to fix and maintain them.

Additional Requirements

03Jun
Cape Town, South Africa

Our client, a growing building compliance firm in Cape Town is seeking to employ a professional and qualified PLUMBING INSPECTOR to head up and manage their growing Plumbing Division.
The successful candidate will be a team player with strong leadership abilities, excellent communication and cRead More

Daily Outputs / Job Description:
• Act as lead/ senior Plumber managing the staff and division of Plumbing Inspections & Repairs.
• Ensure all quotations are completed timeously to comply with company standard operating procedure.
• Review repairs accepted daily and order the materials required.
• Ensure stock required per job is allocated and checked out of stock room on the relevant stock system forms.
• Coordinate supplier goods receiving, ensure incoming materials delivered against supplier invoice are correct.
• Provide customer service by liaising with clients directly regarding quotes, timelines and changes required or necessary.

  • Industry: Mechanical Engineering / Trades
  • Salary: R20,000.00 - R24,000.00

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
• Fully Qualified with minimum 5 years’ experience. <br> • Up to date knowledge of SANS regulations pertaining to Water By-Law inspections. <br> • Experience in installation of Solar geysers, heat pumps and private water meters an advantage. <br> • Up to date with supplier pricing in order to quote correctly and prevent losses. <br> • Valid driver’s licence. <br> • Great time management and communication abilities. <br>
Key Skills
Team Management
• Oversee your team and ensure they are correctly uniformed, working efficiently and generally performing their duties to the best of their abilities.
• Oversee the execution of each plumbing job to the full extent of the service levels of the company, ensuring that the respective technical standards are adhered to.
• Staff training; plan and execute the training of assistants in all aspects of the job, general client and on site decorum etc.
• Check all work done by assistants to ensure that all is in good working order.
• Ensure job site is properly cleaned after the job is complete.
• Ensure that all tools are packed before and after each job and are in good working order.
Administration Duties
• Communicate daily with office and admin team regarding logistics, timings, delays etc.
• Process and complete all necessary paperwork accurately and submit daily to the office support team.
• Stock take management

Additional Requirements