City of Cape Town

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WATER AND WASTE WATER AND SANITATION • ENGINEERING ASSET AND MANAGEMENT

SPECIALIST ENGINEERING ARTISAN

BASIC SALARY: R369 348 TO R407 745 PER ANNUM • REF NO: WS 15/21 • REGION 2, HILLSTAR AND BELLVILLE

Requirements: 

  • Minimum qualification, NTC 3 Trade Tested Artisan in Fitter/ Fitter and Turner, Mechanical Fitter, Millwright trades
  • Five (5) years’ post-apprentice experience in a relevant trade inclusive of supervisory work
  • Work experience of various machinery repairs such as root blowers, centrifuges, compressors, pumps, valves, hydro-turbines, pneumatics, hydraulics, gearboxes and water pressure reducing/controlling systems
  • Minimum of Code B driver’s licence
  • Computer literacy (MS office).

Key performance areas: 

  • Supervising and controlling of artisan and semi-skilled staff
  • Performing activities in an engineering trade that involves constructing, repairing, fabricating, fault-finding and diagnostics using full range of tools and equipment
  • Compliance with all statutory requirements, policies and procedures to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Providing a maintenance and repair service for vehicles or plant
  • Identifying training needs and providing on the job coaching and mentoring to junior staff members.

CLOSING DATE: 12 March 2021

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