Exposure to PLC’s. preferably Siemens S7
Exposure to AC drives and sequential control systems
Skills and Knowledge
Computer literacy and exposure to Computer Maintenance management System preferably DMS.
Interpersonal relationship skills.
Team player within multi-functional team.
Call out and standby responsibilities, including overtime work as required.
Situational problem solving abilities.
Pro-active and driven by sustainable solutions.
Strong logical/diagnostic approach to troubleshooting.
Ability to read and understand electrical drawings.
Instrumentation/Pneumatic experience is a requirement.
Willing to work on a shift basis.
Key Performance Areas
Compilation and updating of equipment registers (safety).
To ensure that machinery used in the unit is maintained, set correctly and free of safety hazards.
Input and print job cards and stores requisitions on the planned maintenance system.
Provide technical support to machine operators.
Conduct routine maintenance and maintenance inspections.
Applying pro-active preventative maintenance principles
Maximize performance on all equipment.
Complete job cards, log books and inspection reports.
Compile electrical schedules for the plant.
Required Prior Learning
Qualified, trade tested artisan
Minimum N3 technical qualification
5-10 years electrical experience in a manufacturing environment (FMCG will be an advantage).