Maintenance Technician (Millwright) – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #405270RB
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a leading mining technology and equipment company.

Job Description

You will be the custodian of planned maintenance and be responsible for the repair, maintenance and optimization of plant and equipment.

  • Lead the problem-solving teams for chronic breakdowns and support planned maintenance, TPM philosophies and inspections.
  • Establish engineering standards and train plant operators on correct methods of operating equipment, coordinate improvement projects and engage with preferred suppliers.
  • Conduct planned maintenance of plant, equipment and facilities
  • Attend to unplanned maintenance of plant and equipment
  • Coordinate and oversee all work done by contractors
  • Coordinate and facilitate all CAPEX and optimization projects
  • Promote a safe work environment for all
  • Critical spare stock
  • Assist with administration duties
  • Assist with the review of the relevant documentation
  • Manage and initiate maintenance programs
    Ensure the equipment and plant is maintained and serviced correctly and efficiently
  • Exercise control over inventory and manage spare parts procurement
  • Ensure the workshop, personnel and contractors are managed efficiently
  • Ensure the workshop is a clean and healthy environment at all times and all duties are carried out with strict regard to company HSSE policies and procedures
  • Assist with stock control and general housekeeping
  • Special projects
  • QHSE Responsibilities


  • 5 years minimum industry related experience
  • Mechanical and Electrical Engineering background
  • Pump and pipework installation experience essential
  • Maintenance experience in valves, gears, meters and instruments essential
  • Ability to read and comprehend manuals and schematics

Salary / Package



  • Medical Aid
  • Provident Fund