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Job Title
Service Technician
Employment Type
Full Time
4 to 7 years
Job Published
19 November 2021
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Job Description

Main purpose of the job

Provide customer support by attending routine services (per OEM standards) vehicle repairs, on-road repairs and preventative maintenance in the workshop. 


Requirements (qualifications, experience & skills)

  • Grade 12/Matric/National Senior certificate
  • Diploma
  • Completed Mechanic or Electrical qualification, related to Mechanical & Electrical repairs and diagnostic equipment
  • Advantage - Certified DAF Master technician
  • Minimum of 4 years experience in a workshop environment
  • Experience with Truck repairs is essential
  • Roadside repair and vehicle diagnosis, Experience in Major component, Mechanical & electrical repairs and diagnostic equipment
  • Ideal: Previous experience of DAF vehicle maintenance and repairs


Role responsibilities

  • Diagnose vehicle mechanical faults and repair requirements accurately
  • Diagnose vehicle electrical faults and repair requirements
  • Repair & maintain vehicle/s as assigned
  • Conclude job card/s accurately for all workshop activities
  • Complete root cause analysis of major component failures
  • Attend to breakdowns, including stand-by service (day and night)
  • Maintain levels of productivity and efficiency as instructed
  • Perform shift work when required
  • Manage all Repair Shop Assistants in the workshop and ensure: all tools and equipment is in a safe area before and after usage, and in working order
  • Damaged tools reported in the workshop, by Service Technicians, are attended to with priority
  • Manage all Repair Shop Assistants in the workshop and ensure the work area is safe prior to starting work


This is an AA/EE appointment and ONLY applications from South African Historically Disadvantaged Individuals (HDI) candidates will be considered.


If you have not received a response within 48 hours of submitting your resume, please consider your application as being unsuccessful.