Control Systems / Instrumentation Technician/Mechanician - Johannesburg
This job requires the individual to install, maintain, repair and modify electronic, electrical, pneumatic and mechanical instruments, X-ray equipment and process control systems in a process plant environment. Emphasis on working with local staff on process plant concentration equipment in high security risk areas and knowledge of Siemens programming software.
The candidate must be willing to live in Tanzania as this is a permanent position
This is an expatriate position in the United Republic of Tanzania.
National Diploma obtained through T3, S4 or N6 in the field of Electrical / Electronic Engineering Light Current / NTC 6 Diploma;
OR Relevant N4 Certificate, with a Section 13 Instrumentation Mechanician Trade Test Certificate and more than 5 years’ experience as an Instrument Mechanician
More than 4 years relevant industrial experience in Control and Instrumentation preferably in a mine or process plant environment
In depth knowledge and experience with Siemens S7 based control systems preferably with WinCC experience
Code EB Driver’s License.
Plant commissioning experience
Experience with Siemens TIA Portal and WinCC software
Experience with Profibus/Profinet and industrial Ethernet networks
Experience configuring Simocodes and Variable Frequency Drives.
AutoCAD and/or MS Visio experience
Sound verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills in English
Sound process instrumentation fault finding skills
Providing technical services in high risk areas
Manage and execute C&I related projects
Configure and maintain Siemens S7 PLC hardware and software as well as the WinCC SCADA System and Historian
Maintain industrial networks and instrumentation documentation (P&ID, loop drawings, calibration certificates)
Attend to and resolve breakdowns
Root cause analysis of failures
Establish and execute maintenance plans
Report to the DPO Overseer on a day to day basis
Impart knowledge and provide on the job training to local engineers and technicians
Maintain and repair sorting machinery
R35 000- R50 000 Plus Overtime housing etc. PLUS benefits