Maintenance Technician

Location: Strand, Helderberg

Ref: LRP22008

Type: Permanent

Industry: Professional

An established Water Purification business based in Strand, Western Cape is seeking to employ a Maintenance Technician responsible for system monitoring and maintenance to ensure that all clients in various industrial and agricultural sectors are serviced according to the appropriate Service Level Agreement.

Salary – R10,000 to R15,000 per month, dependant one experience


  • Min 2 years’ relevant maintenance experience in the similar role, but 2 to 5 years will be ideal.
  • Experience with water pump installations and maintenance will be highly desirable
  • Ability to perform on-site maintenance activities and tasks, that will include assessing problem areas across – mechanical, electrical, chemical and plumbing
  • Prioritise work and meet strict deadlines
  • Able to manage general workers
  • Structured, methodical approach to problem solving
  • Motivated and a high performing individual
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence and own transport
  • Be able to communicate fluently and professionally in both English and Afrikaans

Primary Responsibilities

  • Fully proficient performing troubleshooting, mechanical, chemical, electrical repairs and maintenance of equipment.
  • Act as the second coolant operator and quality control technician by performing quality inspections.
  • Correct hazards within your control and capabilities.
  • Applies high standards of workmanship and craftsmanship.
  • Support equipment uptime and downtime failure analysis.
  • Performs work in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and specifications using various tools, measuring and testing instruments.
  • Provide feedback into the Preventive Maintenance system.
  • Raises issues to minimise cost and quality exposures.
  • Maintains clean and orderly work area, including routine housekeeping and machine cleaning tasks.
  • Performs other miscellaneous duties as required to meet maintenance goals.
  • Problem solving and participate in continuous improvement activities.
  • Communicates effectively with the assigned team and with all support teams.
  • Complete training and personal development in line with business requirements.
  • Give clear instructions to maintenance general workers to prevent any possible misunderstanding.
  • Perform and document preventive, emergency, corrective and predictive maintenance activities.



  • Ensure you meet all the requirements
  • Complete all the requested information below
  • Remember to attach your CV
  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application
  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.