Our client is a mechatronics innovation and development company specializing in automated machines building, robotics and specialized tooling. They currently have an opportunity for a Project Electrician.
The successful incumbent will hold a degree in Electrical Engineering together with a minimum of 5 years’ working experience.
Working on site.
Works hand-in-hand with mechanical installation team.
Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as robots, conveyors and programmable controllers.
Connects power supply wires to machines and equipment and connects cables and wires between machines and equipment.
Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors and lighting fixtures and replaces damaged or broken wires and cables.
Tests malfunctioning machinery and discusses malfunction with other maintenance workers, such as Maintenance Machine Repairer and Maintenance Tool Maker, to diagnose malfunction.
Replaces faulty electrical components of machine such as relays, switches and motors and positions sensing devices.
Diagnoses and repairs or replaces faulty electronic components, such as printed circuit boards.
Replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors.
Pushes buttons and presses keys on robot controller, teach pendant and programmable controller to program automated machinery, such as robots, to operate automated machinery, to test for malfunctions and to verify repairs.
Plans layout of wiring and installs wiring, conduit and electrical apparatus in buildings.
Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines and equipment.
Inspects electrical systems.
Understand and able to understand and implement safe working procedures.
Country: South Africa
Location: Durban and Johannesburg
Job Qualification & Experience:
A degree in Electrical Engineering or related field or equivalent experience.
Wireman’s License an added advantage.
He must have min. 5 years’ working experience.
Hands-on and work as part of the team.
Computer literate with experience in Microsoft Office for report writing purposes, email communication, etc.
Ability to plan the day and carry out instructions received by management.
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English well.
Valid driver’s license.
Ability to ready electrical and mechanical schematics / drawings.
High quality standards, able to complete handover certification and communicate with client.
Professional & reliable.
Great discipline, high standards of work ethics and quality of work.
Our client was founded in the early nineties following the growth of the process control industry.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Project Electrician, 1 x Durban, 1 x Johannesburg – Ref 1114072-4
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