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  • Posted: Nov 20, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    The VKB Group is a modern, dynamic and leading agricultural enterprise that has for the past 100 years, constantly focused on progressively managing solutions for the changing and various needs of agricultural producers and related stakeholders. Its head office is in Reitz, approximately 200km south of Johannesburg. The VKB Group as a top agricultural com...
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    Electrician Maintenance ( Manufacturing) - Grain Field Chickens Abattoir , Reitz

    Job Description

    Responsible for performing skilled work in the installation, maintenance, repair, testing and commissioning of electrical and electronic equipment and systems, wiring, fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment. He may also work on electrical transmission and distribution equipment and perform other related work as required.

    Job requirements

    • Grade 12 or NQF 4 equivalent.
    • Wireman’s Licence.
    • A valid Trade Certificate as an Electrician or Millwright.
    • At least 3 years electrical experience in maintenance as a qualified Electrician.
    • Experience in high and low voltage connections.
    • PLC & VSD experience and ability to read electrical plans.
    • FMCG Experience will be an added advantage.
    • Programming of PLC and related electronics.
    • CB – Code B driver’s license.
    • Must be able and willing to work overtime including shifts when required.

    Duties and responsibilities

    • Reduce breakdowns and downtimes periods in the plant to limit unnecessary costs.
    • Ensure preventative scheduled maintenance are done as scheduled according to company procedures and standards.
    • Work with management to ensure all machinery and infrastructure function electrically optimal on a continuous basis.
    • Ensure the workshop comply with occupational health and safety requirements.
    • Do fault finding and problem solving on electrical equipment.
    • Reduce breakdowns and downtime periods.
    • Solving of electrical problems from operational manager as specified in the job card.
    • Keep informed on newest electrical technology with regards to better functioning, energy saving and safety.
    • Complete all compulsory training interventions allocated by the direct Manager successfully.
    • Daily housekeeping.
    • Maintaining a professional attitude and appearance.
    • Any other duties as may be required by management.

    Skills and Abilities required

    • Good mathematical/analytical skills.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Attention to detail.
    • Excellent client service.
    • Conflict handling.
    • Ability to work under pressure.
    • Ability to follow directions, instructions and work as a team member.
    • Ability to function independently and in a team.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to VKB Group on to apply

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