Diesel Plant Fitter

Engineering Jobs

Job Description

This position exists to maintain, repair and overhaul mechanical and hydraulic equipment in the organisation.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Carrying out servicing, maintenance and repairs on equipment, machinery and vehicles as directed.
• Performing routine duties in accordance with established and documented processes as required.
• Diagnosing faults in machinery/vehicles systems and rectify.
• Overhauling and rebuilding of hydraulics or mechanical equipment.
• Planning work so that it is done efficiently and in accordance with the best industry standards.
• Attending to equipment, machinery and vehicle breakdowns.
• Ensuring that the workshop and worksite are clean and safe.
• Inspection of equipment and vehicles.
• Performing detailed shift handovers to effect communication regarding work progress, emerging issues and priorities.
• Interpreting manuals and software to identify spare parts and liaise with the Workshop Foreman with regards to parts ordering.
• Correct use and maintenance of all personal protective clothing and equipment supplied by the company.

Qualifications and Experience

• Class 1 Diesel Plant Fitting Certificate or National Diploma in Diesel Plant Fitting.
• At least 2 years’ experience with earthmoving machinery or other heavy vehicles.
• Clean Class 4 drivers’ license.

How to Apply

Qualified and interested candidates must send their CVs and application letters to on or before 12 June 2024, indicating the position being applied for on the subject.