SA POWER SERVICE TECHNICIAN

Position title: Service Technician
Location: Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

 

Our Port Elizabeth branch is seeking an experienced and qualified Service Technician. The successful incumbent will be tasked with service work including repairs, upgrades and system improvement.

 

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all service related duties in the region
  • Provide customers with on-site and telephonic technical, electrical and mechanical service and support
  • Provide on-site installations
  • Provide on-site fault-finding and basic repairs on call outs
  • Building and maintaining customer relationships and promoting SA Power projects and products:
    • Sales and customer visits
    • Identify new or possible machine upgrades

Minimum requirements:

  • A recognised qualification from a reputable institution or training centre
  • The successful candidate must have proof of passing the Trade Test (Electrical)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar industry / factory environment
  • Must have experience and knowledge in:
    • AC drives;
    • Electrical panel-building;
    • Electrical wiring and fault-finding;
    • Basic knowledge of PLC programming – Ladder, Structured text
    • Networking ethernet, Profinet
  • Must be familiar with the EMC standards for wiring
  • Able to assist in customer breakdowns including electrical and mechanical fault finding, installing and replacing of products
  • Must be efficient in hardwire circuit fault-finding

Key competencies:

  • Must have good written and verbal skills
  • Must enjoy dealing with people (customers and colleagues)
  • Must be able to work within a team as well as independently
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work under pressure
  • Must be well groomed
  • Must be professional and respectful
  • Must be proactive, efficient and competent

Applicants must be adaptable to flexible working hours, including being on standby and be able to work overtime when required.

Should you wish to apply please submit your CV here

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