Instrument Technician / Mechanician (Trade-Tested)

Location: South Africa Posted Date: March 20, 2017
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Employer Job Id: CareerMine Job Id: 1345333

Only Applications that Clearly Stipulate the Following on their CV or Covering Letter will be Considered:

  • Current / last CTC Salary or Rate per Hour
  • Year trade test was obtained


  • PLC programming experience
  • Electrical maintenance experience Breakdowns experience
  • Fault-finding experience
  • SCADA experience

Key Functions will Include:

  • Carrying out inspections of plant and equipment
  • Planned and unscheduled maintenance
  • Attending to breakdowns and plant stoppages
  • Carrying out investigations and analysis of plant and equipment
  • Overseeing and optimizing process control systems
  • Supervising assistants and assisting in coaching apprentices and Complying with SHE Management System

The Successful Candidate:

  • Must have minimum N3 Instrumentation
  • Trade test certificate in Instrumentation
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Instrumentation maintenance and at least 3 years’ experience in PLC / SCADA programing, maintenance and control
  • Ability to communicate in English and Computer competence in MS Office applications
  • Experience in the Paper, Chemical or Sugar industry would be an advantage


  • This is a permanent position and it is ideally suited to a mature person prepared to relocate.
  • Pension Fund, Medical Aid, 13th Cheque + House, electricity and water

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