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Engineering Technician

Industry: Automotive / Job Expires: 2024-06-28 00:00:00 / Location: Eastern Cape

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The purpose of this position is to provide specialized engineering and hydraulic backup service to material handling equipment, systems, and products on company premises or at customer sites in a timely and cost-effective manner so that customer and company requirements are met. 

Minimum requirements

  • Matric and relevant qualification
  • Trade test certificate (machinist, welding, fitter, boiler maker) 
  • 5 years experience


  • Provide Complete customer satisfaction in a polite and professional manner 
  • Ensure proper Communcation between self, workshop staff (supervisor and controller) and customer 
  • Ensure OHSACT requirements are met in all actions on company and client's premises; maintains a safe work environment by verify vehicle safety device operation, following standards and procedures and in general complying with legal regulation. 
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities 
  • Perform high quality workmanship on material handling components as well as manufacturing of new parts. 
  • Operate lathes, milling machines, grinders, welders, etc. 0in a safe, economic manner. 
  • Perform according to the required industry standards. 

Preferred knowledge and skills

  • Advanced welding experience with relevant trade papers 
  • Advanced hydraulic equipment repair.
  • Ability to understand and follow safety measures and precautions 
  • Ability to interpret and apply technical information. 
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics, diagrams, operations manuals and manufacturer’s specifications 
  • Ability to identify and correctly utilize relevant specialized tools. 
  •  Willingness and capability to continue learning and growing with new technology and models.
  • Ability to receive constructive criticism.  

Location: Gqeberha Branch (EC)

N.B: By responding to this advert, you consent to Heitha Staffing Group processing your personal information for recruitment purposes and confirm that any personal information has been submitted voluntarily. Applicants will be requested to fill in and sign a POPI Act Consent Form.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not heard from us in 4 weeks, consider your application unsuccessful. 

 To apply please send your detailed CV to lethabo@heitha.co.za  

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