Service Technician (Automation) – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #412310SS
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • East Rand, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client specialises in factory automation solutions.

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Service Technician to join their team.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • Identify problems and sell solutions.
  • Servicing and testing of sophisticated PLC and servo drive systems.
  • The inspection, fault finding servicing & commissioning of PLC and Servo drive systems.
  • Attending to breakdowns promptly
  • Negotiation and proposing solutions to meet customers’ requirements.
  • Provide technical support to sales staff and clients.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of our DC product range.
  • Customer relations and communication & follow ups.
  • Electronic and motor repairs.
  • Program and commission machines.


  • Recognised Trade Certificate


  • Servo drives setup and commission.
  • PLC programming (Codesys).
  • A code 8 driver’s license.
  • A strong technical background with good general knowledge of Automation systems, circuitry and components and quality standards

Salary / Package

R40 000 - R50 000 Basic per month


  • Medical Aid
  • Pension Fund