Hydraulic Technician

  • Permanent
  • Cape Town
  • Applications have closed

SFG Engineering

Job requirements:

  • Certificate in hydraulics and pneumatics
  • 8 – 10 years hydraulics experience.
  • Grade 12.
  • Tertiary qualification – ND in Engineering

Trade theory – certificate

  • Trade Tested Fitter & Turner/Fitter with machining /Mechanical Fitter
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Hydraulic systems – working knowledge

Job responsibilities:

  • Hydraulic workshop
  • LARS and Crawler hydraulics
  • Risk assessment and risk mitigation during planning on job sites
  • Provide assistance with tool deployment and recovery as and when required.
  • Maintain all welding equipment in a safe manor.
  • Fabricate and repair components of the plant, crawler and ship as required.
  • Maintain good housekeeping on all relevant work sites during and after preforming repairs.
  • Ensuring the area is safe after repairs which includes monitoring the cool down period.
  • Hydraulic maintenance
  • Hydraulic fault finding.
  • Knowledge of all the equipment and basic maintenance associated with the crawler.
  • Basic machining with lathe and milling machines (preferable)
  • Read and write English
  • Read a hydraulic schematic drawing.
  • Basic welding and cutting. (Preferable)