Field Service Technician (Earth Moving / Mechanic / Electrician / Millwright / Cranes ) – Kwazulu-Natal

Southern Africa
Posted 1 month ago

Reference No. DSS04 – LR

Reference Number: DSS04 – LR

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a skilled Field Service Technician to provide maintenance and service support for their products. This role involves extensive travel, applying electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical expertise to test, modify, diagnose, and repair various port equipment. The ideal candidate will possess strong problem-solving skills, the ability to work independently, proficiency with their Service Software, and a commitment to safety and quality standards.


  • Utilize electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical theory and knowledge to test and modify operational electrical machinery, electrical control systems, electronic control equipment and circuits, hydraulic circuits and components, and mechanical equipment.
  • Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul port equipment such as STS cranes, RTG cranes, lift cranes, piling rigs, drilling rigs, heavy-duty cycle cranes, and similar machinery.
  • Complete assigned paperwork in accordance with procedures, including but not limited to time sheets, work reports, and expense reports, using the latest available versions. Ensure all forms are properly filled out and include the customer's signature where applicable.
  • Examine parts for damage or excessive wear using relevant measuring devices.
  • Read, understand, and interpret operating manuals, parts manuals, blueprints, and technical drawings.
  • Oversee the handling and disposal of hazardous wastes, such as toner, oil, antifreeze, transmission fluid, auto parts cleaner, and similar materials.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of Clients Service Software
  • Prepare for jobs by checking parts and documentation for accuracy and completeness and complete any required online safety courses.
  • Assist customers with troubleshooting and machine-related questions as needed.
  • Maintain a minimum set of tools and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for job performance.
  • Ensure all field service equipment is compliant with health and safety regulations.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Matric/NQF 4
  • Earthmoving Mechanic /Auto Electrician/ Millwright
  • minimum of 3-5 years’ experience

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent employment

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Duncan Spitzer

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining                                       

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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