Senior Auto Electrician (Ref: TDBSAE)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Motor sector in Brackenfell - Western Cape
Posted On Monday 11 February 2019
Job Description:

Automotive client in Brackenfell is looking for an experienced, responsible and dynamic Senior Auto Electrician to assist with the installation of hydraulic equipment on a variety of heavy vehicles, such as trucks and buses.

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Main job function

Responsible for performing many tasks related to the pre-inspection of client vehicles, installation of electrical and control unit components, testing and periodic maintenance of new installations

To perform electrical installations on hydraulic systems

To ensure the effective day to day repairs in the workshop

To ensure the cleanliness of the workshop and designated vehicles

To ensure the professional and effective service to customers

To be able to work under pressure and on his own

Fault finding ability



N3/4 Automotive Electrician

Auto Electrical Test Qualifications

Knowledge of workshop health and safety practices

Minimum of 8-10 years post apprenticeship experience

Code 08 Drivers License with 3 years driving experience

Proven and traceable accident free driving track record will be an advantage

Must have own transport to work


Preference will be given to people who are keen and quick to learn and excel at their trade, have an eye for detail, plan, work autonomously and efficiently on achieving the right results

Perform pre-inspection of vehicles to be installed to identify any known issues associated with the electrical system related to the engine, gearbox, and/or other related systems on the vehicle

Perform standard or custom electrical installations as per instructions for system installation

Experience working with manual and automatic transmissions on heavy diesel vehicles

Custom re-location of existing electrical components on the vehicle

Must be able to follow test procedure accurately

Ability to communicate verbally and in writing on test status

Must have solid and logical fault-finding ability

Perform periodic servicing of installed units and components 

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

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