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Midvaal Water Company




Artisan Mechanic

Experience Needed:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND RELEVANT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO FUNCTION EFFICIENTLY IN THEPOSITION. - Grade 12 (NQF Level4)/N-Course Equivalent (Technical) - MechanicArtisan Certificate - Driver's License-Code EB/08 - Public Drivers Permit (PDP)will be an added advantage. - Minimum8 years' experience post trade qualification in diesel/petrol vehicle as well as lawnmower equipment. - Required to work overtime/after hours to attend to emergencies. - Exposed to dust, fumes, noise, toxic materials. - Required to workin confined spaces. - Required to liftheavy objects, bend, stoop, kneel or stand for long stretches of time.


COMPETENCIES - Knowledge of the material, methods, equipment, and tools used to repair vehicles and lawnmowers, repairs, and maintenance, pertaining to vehicles and machinery the diesel/petrol trade. - Legislation \& Regulations - Sound knowledge and understanding of the applicable legislation and regulations related to the industry i.e. Occupational Health \& SafetyAct, National Water Act, Water Services Act, etc. - Knowledge of MS Office package, particularly Word, Excel, and Outlook - The ability to identify developmental areas of subordinates and to manage the necessary interventions to overcome developmentareas. - The ability to communicate effectively and efficiently at all levels in the organization. - The ability to apply planning techniques to conducteffective planning of work outputs and resources. - The ability to apply the principles of problem-solving techniques to identify and resolve a problem in the best interestofall stakeholders. - The ability to manage time effectively and efficiently in accordance with work priorities to ensure qualitative outcomes.

Duties Include:

MAIN PURPOSE Responsibility will include but not limited to build and assemble machines, repair vehicles, buses, heavy equipment and other mobile equipment (e.g. ride-on lawnmowers, etc) or mechanical components according to requirements. Inspects machines, engines, transmissions and run diagnostic test to discover functionality issues. Conducting repairs and aiming for maximum reliability and availability. KEYRESPONSIBILITIES - Plan for preventative maintenance and repair work to be carried outas per schedule works order. - Conduct daily inspections on the equipment to assessmaintenance or repair work to be carried out. - Carry outrisk assessments prior to commencement of work. - Perform maintenance and repair work on vehicle and all mobile equipment in accordance with maintenance standards, inclusive butnot limited to: - Build and assemble machines or mechanical components according to requirements. - Inspectsmachines, engines, transmissions and run diagnostic test to discover functionality issues. - Conducting repairs on vehicle, lawnmower, and bush cutters - Ensure availability and optional functioning of equipment in his/her area of responsibility. - Conductroutine maintenance. - Making sure that all company vehicles are road worthy and source licence disc for all company vehicles on a yearlybasis - Monitor records of parts inventory and service vehicles/equipment's record KM driver on weekly basis and submitreport to foreman. - Respond to breakdowns and carry out inspection maintenance based on requests as detailed on the works order. - Attend to callouts to carry out emergency repairs within stipulated time frames. - Report on the progress of repairs and completion of work, ensuring minimal downtime. - Perform all maintenance and repair work within the stipulated timeframes. - Prepare all buses and lorries for annual roadworthy test.

Additional Info:

POSITION: ARTISAN MECHANIC REFERENCE: 05/2024 Closing Date: 17/05/2024. APPLY below or hand delivered at the Midvaal Water Company Security Main Gate. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered. Enquiries to be directed HR Department on Tel: (018) 4829500 .

Starting Date:

June 3, 2024

Date Created:

April 26, 2024

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