Would suit school leaver who has an interest in engineering and willing to learn on the job - duties will include as below once trained.Job Purpose:Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.Duties:* Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on motors, pneumatic and elctronic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.* Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.* Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.* Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, callipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.* Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.* Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.* Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.* Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.* Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.* Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.* Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising information and trends.* Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.* Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.* Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.Skills/Qualifications:None required as on the job training.
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