Location: Southern Suburbs

Our client, based in Durban, is looking for a Trade Tested Maintenance Electrician to join their team.




  • Perform thorough diagnosis and resolution of electrical breakdowns.
  • Execute servicing and repair tasks for various electrical equipment.
  • Implement preventative maintenance measures to ensure optimal performance and longevity of electrical systems.
  • Oversee and execute electrical projects according to specified guidelines and timelines.
  • Fulfil standby duties as required to address emergency electrical issues.
  • Conduct meticulous safety inspections to uphold regulatory compliance and mitigate risks.
  • Strategically upgrade equipment to enhance performance and reduce maintenance expenses.
  • Proficiently troubleshoot PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) faults to ensure seamless operation of systems.
  • Maintain stringent adherence to safety protocols and standards while executing tasks.
  • Apply specialized techniques and industry-specific practices to deliver optimal outcomes.
  • Effectively communicate utilising Standard Operating Procedures and on-the-job instructions to ensure clarity and precision in tasks.
  • Proficiently diagnose and resolve trade-specific issues to uphold operational efficiency.
  • Interpret trade-specific plans and flow diagrams to facilitate seamless execution of projects.




  • Trade Tested Electrician - Red Seal.
  • Wireman’s License advantageous.
  • Experience in a manufacturing & production environment
  • Asset management experience.
  • Demonstrate legal compliance in health and safety.
  • Ability to show optimisation of machine and plant availability.
  • Ability to do mechanical breakdowns advantageous (Hydraulic and Pneumatic).
  • Must be prepared to work shifts.
  • Experience on overhead cranes up to 30Ton.
  • AC/DC Drives, Servo motor & Encoder knowledge.
  • Advanced PLC experience on fault finding, programming, and troubleshooting (Various).
  • Advanced inverter experience on fault finding, programming, and troubleshooting (Various).


Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.


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