City of Cape Town

The City of Cape Town promotes and applies the principles of employment equity. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES AND ASSET MANAGEMENT FLEET MANAGEMENT

ARTISAN (ENGINEERING): DIESEL/PLANT MECHANIC

BASIC SALARY: R288 298 PER ANNUM REF NO: EOA 07/21 • HILLSTAR AND FUTURE VACANCIES

Requirements: 

  • A relevant Trade Test Certificate in Diesel and/or Plant
  • Up to three (3) years’ post-apprentice experience in a plant or vehicles environment.
  • A valid Code C driver’s licence (PrDP will be advantageous)
  • Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions, outside normal working hours, during emergencies and planned overtime.

Key performance areas: 

  • Coordinating all vehicles and plant troubleshooting, testing, fault-finding and repairing activities and ensuring that functionality is restored with minimal disruption to services
  • Complete internal transactional documentation, such as time sheet, log sheets and vehicle checklists
  • Coordinating planned and predictive maintenance activities associated within specific functional areas, such as building, mechanical and electrical maintenance
  • Providing an inspection and testing service to the workshop for vehicles, plant, equipment and fixed installations in order to establish the extent of damage
  • Providing labour to effect service and repairs for vehicles or plant
  • Assembling mechanical components for reinstallation in vehicles or plant
  • Attending to field services/repairs as well as on site breakdowns
  • Maintaining safe work standards as per the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Supervising and mentoring junior staff.

CLOSING DATE: 9 April 2021

Please apply online at www.capetown.gov.za/careers (external applicants) or via the SAP Portal (internal applicants), unless otherwise stated.