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Maintenance Supervisor

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. East London
SalaryR220k - R200k
Job TypePermanent
EducationN5 and Matric

Job Description

A company based in East London has the need for a Maintenance Supervisor who has experience in fixing sewing machines and who meets the following requirements:


• Preventative maintenance of all plant equipment and machinery

• Testing equipment and recording results.

• Refurbishing machines & parts where required.

• General Plant Maintenance


• Repairs to all plant machinery and equipment.

• Rapid response to break downs & having back up machines for critical operations.

• Welding of steel structures where required.


• Generation of monthly machine maintenance schedule

• Ordering and control of all production spare machine parts to budget and having the spares available for all critical machines at all times

• Monitoring and controlling the "up and down" times of production machinery

• Overseeing the measuring of all hoisting equipment in the plant

• Preparing monthly weekly and monthly reports showing the main down time issues with detailed root cause analysis


• Supervising the activities of staff members

• Auditing of staff members work to ensure high standards of work are maintained

A Matric plus relevant Millwright qualification is necessary (T1/N5 Electromechanics/ Electrotechnic)

Minimum 3 years relative work experience in a manufacturing environment. Exposure to working in a Sewing & JIT environment would be an added advantage. Experience in PLC/ CNC machines and pneumatics is essential.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 232 8154. You can also contact Claire on 041 373 0655.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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