Job Openings Senior Technician (Red Seal Electrician or Millwright)

About the job Senior Technician (Red Seal Electrician or Millwright)

Seeking a Red Seal Electrician or Millwright for a position within the warehousing related industry company.  The individual must be competent to install and maintain mobile racking systems in warehouses - ideally be able to handle both electrical and mechanical aspects of the installations. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Liaise with clients, in order to maintain and improve service levels
  • Perform site inspections independently and report findings
  • Do repairs and maintenance of new and existing systems
  • Manage and plan new installations
  • Respond to breakdowns
  • Train assistants as well as supervise assistants, as and when necessary
  • Travel outside of Durban on short notice

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Have recognisable technical qualifications - RED SEAL Electrician
  • Minimum 5 years working experience as a RED SEAL Electrician
  • PLC experience advantageous
  • Be experienced in fault finding – must be able to work unsupervised
  • Problem solving ability
  • Must be physically and medically fit and able, to work in the cold at -20° Celsius, for varying lengths of time
  • Have the ability to work at heights
  • Be able to read drawings (experience in reading electrical drawings is advantageous)
  • Be prepared to work weekends, if and when required
  • Computer literate (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Be disciplined and pay attention to detail – following procedures is of utmost importance
  • Ability to perform administrative duties, such as the completion of breakdown and planned work in accordance with a technical job card system, writing reports following inspections, drawing up quotes, etc.
  • Be able to complete project work, in accordance with project schedules
  • Have the ability to work with a diverse cultural mix of people
  • Valid Code EC or EC1 driver’s licence
  • Valid and updated passport
  • Clear criminal record