Junior Technician

closing date: 15 May 2022

location: Queenstown, Eastern Cape

Duties and Responsibilities

Storage and
Maintenance of
Monitor that tools and equipment are kept in good
working condition and stored safely.
Report broken tools/equipment to the Maintenance
Manager and, where possible repair broken
maintenance tools.
Identify the types of tools, equipment and materials
Monitor various maintenance activities on site. Once
work has been completed, assist the Maintenance
Technician in inspecting the workmanship.
Housekeeping of the workshop areas and
General Repairs,
Maintenance and
Facilites support
Carry out lighting maintenance (Replace faulty
globes and tubes, cleaning of lighting).
Repair and/or replace all electrical, mechanical,
facility equipment (under the supervision of a
suitably qualified person).
Carry out planned maintenance as per the
schedule and maintenance matrix under the
supervision of the Maintenance Technician.
Assist internal customer departments by moving or
transporting or putting together furniture and other
equipment as may be required from time to time.
Install appliances and machinery.
Do minor plumbing and carpentry under the
supervision of the Maintenance Technician.
Liaise with contractors and other workers.
Carry out all reasonable requests required by the
maintenance department under the supervision of
the Maintenance Technician.
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Safety, Health,
Environment, Risk
and Quality
When supporting or carrying out any maintenance:
o Maintain a secure working environment.
o Maintain a safe working environment
o Comply with health and safety procedures.
o Assist in Issuing of work permits as and when

Qualifications and Experience

N3 or equivalent (Trades related)
Code EB/ 08 driver’s licence
Basic Health and Safety training is advantageous
The maintenance assistant may be required to participate on the standby
rooster and respond to call outs outside normal working hours based on
operational requirements as and when required
The maintenance assistant may be required to work overtime from time
to time when required due to due to operational requirements
Knowledge of Electrical, plumbing and mechanical maintenance
Knowledge of Applicable tools, Hazards and safety precautions
Understanding of general health and safety principles