Earthmoving Equipment Mechanic
Date of vacancy:
24th August 2020
Work Type:
12 Months Performance Based Contract
The purpose of this position is to perform in the troubleshooting, installation, repairs and maintenance of Earthmoving Equipment including Trucks and Bakkies
• Inspect vehicles and correctly determine their faults.
• Correctly integrate a fault list to required spare parts.
• To be able to disassemble components and reassemble.
• To be able to read and interpret Engineering Drawings
• To be able to read and interpret Pneumatic and Hydraulic schematics
• To complete pre-check plant register
• Regularly check vehicles for damage and to ensure correct operations
• Regular check vehicles to ensure safe condition and operation
• Repair damage to vehicles using correct parts
• To be able to work safely and to promote good housekeeping standards
• Test and confirm all repairs have been completed properly before returning vehicle to service
• Prepare vehicles as per their roadworthy requirements
• Advise on preventative requirements
Grade 12 (Matric)
N3 Mechanical Engineering
Strictly Earthmoving Equipment Trade Certificate
At least 5 years post trade experience in either Construction/ Mining
Hydraulic system knowledge
A valid Driver’s licence.
Computer Literacy
Excellent Communications skills both oral and written.
Ability to work under pressure.
Physically Fitness
Good planning skills
Accurate problem-solving skills
Good conflict management skills
Good interpersonal skills
A great team player

If you are not contacted as a short-listed candidate within 4 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application as being unsuccessful.

Candidates are invited to submit a CV together with copies of certificates/driver’s licence (no original certificates). Applications that are received without copies of required documentation will not be considered.

Closing Date:
04th September 2020
Advert Reference No: KC-D/PM

Applications, comprehensive CV’s and copies of qualifications can be e-mailed to the email address below on or before the closing date. SA.Recruitment@khatocivils.com

Khato Civils is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined that no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, pregnancy or maternity, ender re-assignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage or civil partnership, age, race or disability.