Diesel Mechanic – Vryheid Area

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Diesel Mechanic – Vryheid Area

Location: KwaZulu-Natal
Sector: Forestry and General
Contract Type: Permanent

Maintenance of Vehicles and Equipment:

  • Maintenance of trucks, tractors, cranes, trailers, loggers and debarkers
  • Ensure service levels are adhered to as per factory specifications
  • Perform repairs (mechanical or otherwise) as required and instructed
  • Weld, repair all materials and equipment
  • Responsible for periodic checks on machinery.
  • Give feedback on preventative maintenance and repairs completed.
  • Delegate work to the workshop assistance and manage the efficiency and quality of their work.
  • To assist in annual mechanical budget
  • Assist in training of machine operators and drivers
  • Complete monthly returns / accurate record keeping
  • Making special tools
  • Assist with building maintenance
  • Ensure that the workshops operations are safety compliant
  • Ensure cost effective repairs and services are carried out
  • Stay abreast with new legislation and manufacturers specifications and upgrades by attending training.
  • Assist with firefighting when required

Trade test – Diesel or Heavy Duty Plant Mechanic
At least 5 years post trade experience in a similar role
Traceable references
Must be prepared to live in Vryheid or surrounding area.

Closing Date: 30 September 2019

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