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Mechanical Superintendent

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Johannesburg, East
SalaryR45K – R40K
Job TypePermanent
Education B Tech in Mechanical Engineering
Experience5 - 10 years

Job Description

One of SA’s leading Companies in the food industry is looking for a qualified Mechanical Superintendent in the East Rand. The successful candidate should be able to undertake the following duties.

Responsible for all plant machines and plant availability

Delegate breakdown job cards to maximize downtime efficiency

Maintain planned and preventative maintenance program.

Ensure all requirements of the OHS Act and Environmental regulations are adhered to

Assisting procurement department with ordering of spares

Assist with designing or modifying of new machine installations

Assist and provide technical guidance to Mechanical fitters on breakdowns

Responsible for personal development plan of artisans

Compile annual budget for own department

Provide input and assist in completion of capital projects

Any ad hoc tasks as requested by Maintenance Manager


Minimum B Tech in Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical trade test Artisan (red seal)

Extensive experience in food industry is essential

Ability to read and generate technical drawings

Computer literacy

Ability to work independently under pressure with drive and initiative

Good communication skills both verbal and in writing.

Availability to work overtime

Proven maintenance supervision experience in a manufacturing environment

Candidates without the above required qualifications will unfortunately not be considered for the position.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 718 2245. You can also contact Hector/Chanel on 011 234 6868/9.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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