Our client is looking to hire an Engineering and Instrument Engineer
Duties and Responsibilities
Calibrate instruments that measure process characteristics.
Assemble, disassemble, and test parts of instruments; maintain, repair, and troubleshoot instrumentation
Audit and maintain spare parts inventory and manage documentation around instruments.
Respond to outages and problems promptly and document root causes.
Minimise engineering related callouts in areas of responsibility.
Ensure all tools and equipment are always maintained in good working condition.
Ensure safety and housekeeping meets the standards as set out in terms of the OHS Act and as per client requirements.
Trade Certificate Instrumentation
Relevant National Diploma
Preferably 3-5 years post trade test related work experience, preferably within water treatment operations
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Instrumentation and Control aptitude and awareness :
Knowledge of appropriate instrumentation principles and practices
Skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Plant Maintenance and Distributed Control Systems (DCS)
Operating principles of plant equipment
Adequate knowledge of system structures and how to troubleshoot systems by utilizing the knowledge of how the system was designed to perform
Operational and safety procedures pertaining to maintenance activities, including safe use of tools and hand tools
Maintain pertinent records
Read, interpret, and understand data
Communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing
Valid code -8 drivers licence
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
Analytical problem-solving skills
Effective time management skills with a sense of urgency
Ability to demonstrate initiative and motivation
Ability to proactively work within a team together with the ability to work unsupervised