Maintenance Electrician (Ballito) – Food industry – Dananda Talent, Durban

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    Sep 16, 2020
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Maintenance Electrician (for the food preparation industry) required for company based in Ballito


1.    Duties and Responsibilities


Be responsible for the routine inspection and functioning of installed electrical equipment and to maintain a log of such activities.


To recommend to management when equipment should be overhauled or replaced to prevent breakdown.


Be able to respond quickly when electrical equipment breakdowns occur and to advise management when the problem will be corrected.


Be willing to work extended hours when necessary to maintain the standard of service.



Salary neg depending on experience (R15, 000 – 17, 000)



Required Skills

  • food industry
  • electrician
  • Red Seal
  • Food preparation industry

Candidate Requirements


1.    Minimum Qualifications


v Matric


v Electrical Trade Test – Red Seal


2.    General

Be in possession of a valid ID.

Be in possession of a valid driver’s license and preferably have own transport

Be fluent in Afrikaans and English

Willing to travel.

Must live close to Ballito




3.    General Electrical Experience

2 to 3 years’ experience in;

v The inspection and general maintenance of all types of electrical equipment preferably in the food preparation industry.


v The inspection and general maintenance of distribution boards and to the  undertaking of limited power supply extensions to the installation and connection of new equipment.



4.    Preferable Electrical Experience

The use of electrical measuring equipment and the understanding of electrical schematics to;

v Fault find in electrical distribution boards and power supply cabling to electrical appliances.


v Fault diagnosis in heating of food preparation, and water heating  equipment.


v Fault finding in lighting systems.

A functional understanding of;

v Air Conditioning equipment.


v Free standing drink coolers and food freezers and walk in cold and freezer room refrigeration equipment.


This position reports to: CEOApply before Thursday, November 7, 2019