Diesel Mechanic (Busby Africa)


Diesel Mechanic (Busby Africa)

Location: Mpumalanga and South Africa
Sector: Sawmilling
Contract Type: Permanent

Vacancy at JJ Timber Supplies, Panbult:

Diesel Mechanic

  • Position: Permanent
  • Housing: Available
  • Transport: Available
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Working hours: As per law

Responsibilities And Duties

  • Reassemble forestry equipment following repair; test operation; and make adjustments as necessary
  • Examine and listen to equipment, read inspection reports, and confer with customers to locate and diagnose malfunctions
  • Test and replace electrical components and wiring, using test meters, soldering equipment, and hand tools
  • Repair or replace defective parts, using hand tools, machines, welding equipment, grinders, or   saws
  • Inspect or test parts to determine nature or cause of defects or malfunctions
  • Recommend product or component design improvements based on data and observations
  • Maintain test equipment in operational condition by performing routine maintenance or making

Minor repairs or adjustments as needed

  • Complete all documentation including worksheets, certificates, receipts and applying signatures as appropriate
  • Inspect equipment for safety prior to use, and perform necessary basic maintenance

Tasks Qualifications And Skills

  • Matric / Grade 12
  • Computer literate
  • Qualified Diesel Mechanic (red seal)
  • At least 5 years’ experience as a qualified Diesel Mechanic
  • Experience on agricultural equipment • Experience on New Holland / Case tractors (advantageous) • Knowledge on precision planters and precision sprayers (advantageous) • Any related courses on

The above (advantageous)

  • Willing to work overtime and travel
  • Valid drivers license

Contactable references essential.

Closing date for applications: 30 November 2023

Diesel Mechanic