We are recruiting for an experienced maintenance specialist to take on a Maintenance Team Leader role for a leading company within the manufacturing and aviation space. You will be responsible for evaluating, performing, and managing the overall maintenance across the production facilities; maintaining all assets on a planned and emergency basis to a ensure the highest standards of product quality and service are met.

You will meet the following requirements:

  • Matric
  • Post Matric qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering or Trade Certificate
  • Experience working within the aviation / manufacturing / sheet metal industry
  • At least 5+ years relevant experience in maintenance / machine repairs, service and installation
  • At least 3 years in a supervisory capacity, overseeing a small team
  • Passion for Mechanical & Electrical vocations, with a proven track record
  • Computer literacy
  • Demonstrated experience in arc welding and general steel manufacturing
  • Own transport – ability to travel between different sites in JHB South and JHB East
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Working knowledge of CNC machinery

Key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Optimize maintenance costs during corrective and preventive maintenance activities
  • Manage and implement activities required to achieve preventive maintenance for all manufacturing / production equipment.
  • Installation of electrical and pneumatic hardware
  • Light maintenance of small and large machinery (CNC router, press brake, compressors, etc.)
  • Scheduling of regular maintenance tasks
  • General welding/manufacturing of steel structures

  • Location: JHB South, Gauteng
  • Duration: Permanent

To apply or for further details send us an detailed CV (in MS Word format) via email to info@sapientis.co.za (Ref: MTL_JSL_G)