Job Oppportunity at Sandvik – Service Technician – Electrical

Service Technician – Electrical 

Full Time



Job Profile

  • Provides technical support and expertise in electrical maintenance. Maintains and improves electrical components, equipment or systems to improve or keep high reliability, overall equipment values and cost efficiency.
  • Electrical maintenance operations. Carrying out electrical duties on surface and underground equipment, maintenance, repairs and fault diagnosis.
  • Performing electrical maintenance duties as directed and as per maintenance plans, to a standard that maintains the integrity of the equipment and does not compromise safety.
  • Perform fault finding and repairs, using electrical schematics.
  • Analyze, prepare, plan and carry out improvement initiatives on machines and equipment.
  • Contributes to projects as a technical expert and monitors the outcome.
  • Preventive maintenance, perform corrective actions, supports planning and preparation, monitors outcome, documentation (outcome, root cause, time, improvements).
  • Work in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Achievement of maintenance targets.
  • Follow quality and cleanliness standards.
  • Communication of operational status and any deviations.
  • Safety and housekeeping (5S) requirements.
  • Continuous improvements and development on a personal and operational level.

About you

  • Certificate/Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • At least 3 years of experience in surface and underground mining and heavy mobile equipment.
  • Experience with Sandvik products will be an added advantage.
  • Basic Mechanical and Hydraulic knowledge and the ability to read schematics.
  • Must have the ability to work underground and be able to work rostered shifts.