Field Technician/Diesel Mechanic - Orkney Verfied

R 20,000 - 25,000 per month Orkney, North-West Orkney, North-West 12 days ago 21-06-2022 4:48:27 PM
28-06-2022 4:48:27 PM
This construction company based in the North-West is looking for a Field technician/Diesel Mechanic - Earthmoving/Yellow Plant. You must be prepared to travel and work away from home.

Field Technician/Diesel Mechanic – Earthmoving Plant & Equipment (North - West Province)

Reporting to the Workshop/Plant Manager, responsible for effective repairs and maintenance of the Company Earthmoving Plant and equipment.

Experience / Qualifications

- Trade tested Mechanic qualification
- At least 5 years’ Previous experience as a trade tested mechanic
- Basic knowledge of electrical, pneumatic and hydraulics
- Bilingualism, of which English is one language spoken and written
- Code 10/14 Drivers licence

Advantageous:

- Previous experience in a similar environment/ with similar equipment

Inherent Requirements

- Excellent Communication skills at all levels – verbal and written
- High level of attention to detail
- The Ability to effectively identify and solve mechanical problems (fault finding)
- Ability to work as part of a team
- Ability to maintain high work standards
- Physically fit (the ability to perform physically demanding work)
- Flexibility (adaptability in terms of irregular working hours and travel/working away from home – required to do repairs on site, sometimes staying on site for a few days until repairs are complete)

Should you not receive a response within 1 week of applying for the above position, please consider your application unsuccessful, we will however endeavour to search for suitable positions that may be appropriate to your experience and location.