Service Technician (Liquid Packaging) – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #407321RB
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a leading supplier of packaging (liquid filling) solutions.

Job Description

Reporting to the Customer Support Manager, You will be responsible for:

  • Fault finding & repairs.
  • Installation and commissioning of machines at Clients’ premises.
  • Maintenance and Customer Support assistance.
  • Re-building and servicing of equipment.
  • Attending to breakdowns and problem solving.
  • Ensure that safety standards are maintained.
  • Excellent customer service.
  • Coordination and project management of Works Orders and Customer Support jobs, to ensure on time delivery.
  • Technical support to Customers, Spare part Representatives, Mechanical & Electrical Design Engineers
    and Technicians.
  • Customer training and assessment of machines.
  • Quality control and assurance.


  • Qualified Millwright


  • At least 3 years’ machine building experience and production machine maintenance in an FMCG manufacturing environment
  • Preferred experience in the Liquid Packaging Industry i.e. fillers, unscramblers, end-of-line equipment, blowmoulders, cappers, etc.
  • Knowledge of electrical and pneumatic fault finding required
  • Excellent people skills and customer service oriented
  • Must have the ability to work independently
  • Must be able to travel both Nationally and Internationally
  • A positive attitude, self-motivated and reliable
  • Must be computer literate in MS Word, MS Excel, Internet and MS Outlook.
  • Code B Drivers’ license

Salary / Package

Negotiable (depending on experience)


  • Medical Aid
  • Retirement Fund
  • Company Car
  • Fuel card
  • Cell phone, internet and laptop
  • Fully-kitted caddy for breakdowns