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Electronic Technician Cape Town

Electronic Technician Cape Town

Skills: Electrical Trade, N6    Posted 10 months ago

Title:               Electronic Technician

Area:              Cape Town – Montague Gardens

Salary:           Market related

 My client is seeking to appoint an Electronic Technician within the Technical and Engineering department to ensure the execution of electrical and electronic installations and maintenance. The successful incumbent will report to the Utility Maintenance Manager.


  • Responsible for the execution of project driven electrical and electronic installations and maintenance according to SABS regulations
  • Assess the maintenance and electrical requirements of jobs assigned and allocated
  • Execute and attend to electrical maintenance tasks, equipment and breakdowns
  • Adhere to safety procedures, operation of equipment and report unsafe practices
  • Regularly conduct plant inspections and carry out planned maintenance schedules
  • Conduct monthly safety inspection of equipment
  • Providing technical support to the mechanical and production departments Fault inspection of machinery including PLC, AC and DC drives
  • Willing to work on standby based on operational requirements


  • Stress tolerant and deadline driven
  • Aptitude for problem solving, along with an attention to detail Self-motivated
  • Demonstrate exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision and part of a team
  • Ability to read and understand technical and mechanical schematic drawings Computer literate
  • Strong analytical skills



  • N6, T3 or S4 certificate or equivalent
  • Electrical trade qualification
  • At least 5 years’ experience within an electrical/electronic maintenance
  • environment is essential
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety standards, electrical regulations as well as applicable municipal by laws Knowledge of and exposure to fault finding and repairs on hydraulic and pneumatic equipment will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of computerized maintenance systems
  • The incumbent must have gained skills and knowledge in a FMCG environment in the following areas: printed circuit board to component level; PLC programming; project management; AC and DC drives and experience working with contractors and suppliers

 To apply for this position, please email CV directly to and include:

  • Updated word format CV
  • Head & shoulders photo
  • Current cost to company (or previous if unemployed)
  • Expected cost to company
  • Notice period
  • Brief overview / motivation for this application