Robotic Technicians for State-of-the-Art Automotive Body Shop, Pretoria, Gauteng – Ref: 1206011

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Ref: 1206011

Job Description:

Robotics Technicians required for a state-of-the-art Automotive Bodyshop based in Pretoria. Responsible person/s will be required to maintain robotic equipment and/or related automated production systems while ensuring equipment uptime by reducing Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) and proactively planning preventative measures.

Minimum requirements: 1. National Diploma: Engineering (Mechatronics , Electronics, Mechanical or equivalent), 2. Millwright, Mechanical, Electrical with Trade test and 3. Minimum of 2-3 years’ skilled body shop experience working in maintenance department.

Position details:

Type: Permanent
Reports to: Team Manager Maintenance
Primary purpose: Responsible person will be required to maintain robotic equipment and/or related automated production systems while ensuring equipment uptime by reducing Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) and proactively planning preventative measures.
Responsibilities / accountabilities:

  • To maintain facility by completing all scheduled planned maintenance – 100% completion.
  • To identify all corrective maintenance activities and have a proactive approach – 100% completion.
  • Manage effective approach to emergency maintenance (EM) downtime.
  • Effective root causes analysis towards downtime.
  • Proactive approach to maintenance operating system (MOS).
  • Responsible approach to all Safety standard regulations.

Performance measures/ success criteria:

  • +95% Equipment uptime.
  • Reduce breakdown Mean Time To Repair (MTTR).
  • 100% Area preventative/corrective maintenance (PM/CM) completion.
  • Plan and execute maintenance activities in line with maintenance operating system (MOS).
  • Undertake root cause analysis and ensure permanent corrective actions (PCAs) are implemented.

Location (country, city): Pretoria, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

Qualifications and experience:

  • National Diploma: Engineering (Mechatronics , Electronics, Mechanical or equivalent).
  • Millwright, Mechanical, Electrical with Trade test.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ skilled body shop experience working in maintenance department.


Knowledge, skills and abilities (KSA):

  • Troubleshoot equipment problems (electrically, mechanically).
  • Robot teaching and program modifications.
  • Robot repair – motor change, gun zeroing, load and save programs, program offset, understand fault codes, internal harness change, gear change process, PC card change and setup.
  • Proven experience in Kawasaki/ Kuka Robots.
  • PLC fault finding and programming in ladder.
  • Experience in Allen Bradley ControlLogix/Siemens S7 PLCs.
  • Know how to operate and program SCADA/HMI systems.
  • Experience in Win CC Flex and FactoryTalk.
  • Drive fault finding and programming.
  • Experience in SEW, Siemens and Allen Bradley Drives and Motors.
  • Electric resistance welding experience with the focus on maintaining the equipment. This includes cap changes.
  • Experience in Obara/Bosh adaptive welding.
  • Experience in Auto Sealer systems repair, fault finding and programming (SCA).
  • Identify, troubleshoot and solve network related issues and problems efficiently utilizing monitoring tools and reference materials.
  • Experience in Profibus, Profinet and Ethernet.
  • Fault finding knowledge using E-plan.
  • Proficient in transfer and hoist systems.
  • Fixture, tooling design and manufacturing experience.
  • Assembly Jig optimization to drive quality improvement.
  • Behavioural skill.
  • Ability to convey accurate, detailed information verbally or in written form in English.
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite.
  • Accurately filling out daily reports e.g. Paynter charts, corrective maintenance and so forth.
  • Ability to work autonomously, think analytically and to make sound judgements.
  • Other responsibilities may be assigned from time to time as needed, based on the evolution of the company and the requirements of the department/position.


This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Robotic Technicians for State-of-the-Art Automotive Body Shop, Pretoria, Gauteng – Ref: 1206011

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Robotic Technicians for State-of-the-Art Automotive Body Shop, Pretoria, Gauteng – Ref: 1206011

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