Auto Electrician - Mamatwan Mine Northern Cape

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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: South Africa - Hotazel


The purpose of the role is to be responsible for timely installation, repair and maintenance of equipment to ensure that mining activities are executed in a safe manner as well as operate equipment and tests all working parts in functional area to ensure proper utilization.  


  • Serious contenders will have a Grade 12 with Mathematics & Science or N3 Technical Certificate / N2 Technical Certificate (internal employees) with a recognized Auto Electrician trade test and a minimum of 2 years’ technical experience in maintenance and fault finding on CAT machines;
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of VIMS systems, CAT electronic Technician (ET) and the starting & charging systems components and operations is essential;
  • Extensive knowledge of earthmoving equipment (CAT 789, 994 and 993 loader, 785/777/ADT and dozers) is essential;
  • Ability to read parts manual & interpret electrical schematic is essential;
  • Workshop exposure which includes rebuilding of machines, wiring systems, fault finding and repairs to electrical circuits is essential;
  • Valid Code B Driver’s license is compulsory.


  • Interprets and coordinates pre-work with regards to repairs, planned and predictive maintenance;
  • Accesses any area safely to perform necessary maintenance on machines or equipment;
  • Performs safety inspections of equipment and assesses risks on equipment;
  • Maintains a clean and safe worksite;
  • Ensures the upkeep of maintenance tools and equipment.

Advertised: South Africa Standard Time
Applications close: South Africa Standard Time

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