Millwright – Johannesburg

  • Permanent
  • Ref #398883RB
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a manufacturer of plastic profiles.

Job Description

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, You will be responsible for:

  • Installing, inspecting, adjusting and repairing equipment while following safety rules and regulations.
  • Maintain all equipment to required standards and be responsive to production needs and equipment failures.
  • Focus will be on extrusion lines, injection moulding machines, chillers and compressors.
  • Reading diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.
  • Write/design electrical diagram base on the required application
  • Able to locate the INPUTS & OUTPUTS on a PLC Modules
  • Install and program the basic function of VFD.
  • Operate machine tools to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machineries
  • Familiarising basic or common components that required for electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical breakdown (Contactors, SSR, Fuses, CB, Switches, Solenoid valve, etc.)


  • Trade Tested Millwright (Red Seal)


  • 5+ years' post apprenticeship experience
  • Plastics/FMCG plant experience
  • Experience on PLC's

Salary / Package

R300K - R400K CTC per annum