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Mechanical Technician

Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
Market Related CTC

Permanent senior level position in the Manufacturing, Production & Trades (Paper) industry.

Posted by Manpower SA Durban on 17/02/2012 Ref #EH1/MT CJ Ref# 1358860


  • To maintain/upgrade plant equipment and provide effective and continuous support to the Production Operation.


  • N6 National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Trade Tested


  • 3-5 years in a production related environment, preferable FMCG
  • Experience in hydraulics, pneumatics,
  • Electro-pneumatics.
  • High aptitude in the mechanical discipline and flare to focus on continuous improvements.
  • Experience working in a WCM / TPM environment

 Key Contacts:

  • Factory Management
  • Maintenance Team
  • Operators
  • Contractors

 Key Result Areas:

  • Reduction of breakdowns of plant equipment.
  • Troubleshooting and root cause analysis.
  • Eradicate breakdowns and optimise process utilization with WCM methodology and planned maintenance systems.
  • Project implementation and commissioning.
  • Standby support to Production

 Competencies Needed

  • Excellent Analytical skills
  • Communication skills
  • High energy levels and enthusiasm
  • Stress tolerance and Resilience
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline driven
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving

 WCM / PM Pillar:

  • Breakdowns and Countermeasures
  • Tag removal
  • 5S
  • Am Pillar Handover
  • Safety Tag Removal
  • Kaizen improvements

 Behavioural & Attitude

  • Able to maintain an eye for detail in a pressurised working environment whilst maintaining consistency and courtesy
  • Able to manage multiple tasks while demonstrating time management/prioritisation skills
  • Able to understand and work within defined processes
  • Able to demonstrate a flexible working attitude
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment
  • High stress tolerance and resilient

 What do we offer?

  • Salary R300,000 to R370,000 P/A
  • Depending qualifications and experience
  • Normal large company benefits

How to apply Applications without the following documents and criteria will NOT be considered;

1. Comprehensive CV in “Word” format
2. Recent colour photograph
3. All the documents at below link completed and returned. (This can be done online)

 Applications to be mailed to;


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