Maintenance Fitter

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Company Name:Headhunters
Job Type:Full-Time

Our client in the Automotive Industry, based in Port Elizabeth is currently looking to add a Maintenance Fitter to their team.

An awesome career opportunity awaits.


  • Matric / Grade 12 (minimum)
  • Qualified Artisan (N3), Trade Test.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a heavy industrial environment.
  • Must have a sound knowledge of automated manufacturing equipment.
  • A good understanding of Quality requirements in a Manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent Problem-solving Skills.



  • Daily planned maintenance routines.
  • Daily preventative maintenance routines:
  • Routine inspections/early diagnoses of possible equipment failures, excessive wear.
  • Communication with supervisors/production to arrange preventative maintenance time.
  • Arranging for parts to be available timeously to carry out preventative maintenance routines.

Fault Diagnosis/Repairs to Equipment:

  • Diagnose root cause of equipment failure.
  • Plan action to remove cause of failure.
  • Repair failure to “good as new” as speedily as possible.
  • Report on action taken and record downtime.
  • Ensure equipment’s correct operation due to the action taken and obtain manufacturing process approval of equipment’s operating condition.

Service to Production Requirements:

  • Availability at all times to assist with production requests.
  • Assist production in resolving process related problems.
  • Assist with operator training where required.
  • Communicate with production on planning changes to production runs timeously.
  • Identify and communicate with production problems not yet apparent with production and advise accordingly and report back in writing to maintenance super.

Maintaining Machine Process Capabilities:

  • “First off” inspection on all process changes.
  • Periodically inspect product manufactured against quality requirements.
  • Inspect statistical process charts to evaluate equipment capability and correct where necessary.
  • Plot engineering related statistical process charts and use of barometer of equipment performance.
  • Report in writing on out-of-control conditions to superior.
  • Daily Housekeeping.

Please note should you not receive a response within two weeks of applying please consider your application unsuccessful.

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