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Operating Division : TPT Nqgura CT
Position Title : Diesel Mechanic
Employee Group : Permanent
Department : Engineering
Location : Ngqura
Reporting To : Technical Supervisor
Grade Level : I2
Reference Number : 2000339507
Provide mechanical service to all cargo handling equipment by repairing, maintaining and improving its functionality to ensure that they are safe, reliable and available to operations to eliminate operations downtime
Position outputs: Examine, assess and conduct regular preventative maintenance on all cargo handling equipment to ensure its reliability and maintain a high level of availability.
Examine, evaluate, monitor and report equipment for abuse and functionality whilst in operation to detect and identify early warning signals of potential damage in order to rectify problem and change behaviour before major breakdown. Plan and prepare apprentices for on the job training in order to train and develop them according to their development plan thereby ensuring skills are adequately transferred.
PLEASE NOTE: Transnet, its employees or representatives never ask for a fee from job seekers. Any such requests are fraudulent. Please report any suspicious activities in this regard to the Transnet anti-fraud line on 0800 003 056. Respond, establish and repair fault for breakdown in the quickest possible time to minimize operation downtime. Assess and ascertain size of repair work and spares specifications required in order to inform and follow-up with Supervisor for ordering of parts to plan for repair in shortest timeframe thereby making equipment available for operations
Qualifications & Experience:
• Matric / NQF Level 4
• Merseta Trade Test Diesel Mechanic (Red Seal)
• Valid driver’s licence (Code 14 – EC0)
• 5 years in working environment
• Technically sound
• Leadership skills
• Communication skills
• Problem solving
• Fault finding skills
• Decision making
• Interpersonal skills
• Skills transfer
• Operate cargo handling equipment
• Required to work shifts
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