Field Service Technician (OEM / Harbor / Maintenance / Earth Moving Equipment ) – Western Cape

Southern Africa
Posted 3 weeks ago

Reference No. DSS03 – LR

Reference Number: DSS03 – LR

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a skilled Field Service Technician to apply electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical theory to test and modify operational machinery and equipment. Responsibilities include diagnosing, adjusting, repairing, and overhauling port equipment such as Harbor Mobile Cranes, Reach Stackers, and Offshore and Ship Cranes. Promote a safe work environment. Proficiency with the clients Service Software, completing factory-authorized training, and independently handling jobs are essential. The role also involves mentoring others, adhering to safety regulations, and ensuring field service equipment complies with health and safety standards.


  • Apply electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical knowledge to test and modify operational machinery and equipment, including electrically and electronically controlled systems, hydraulic circuits, and mechanical components.
  • Diagnose, adjust, repair, and overhaul port equipment such as Harbor Mobile Cranes, Reach Stackers, and Offshore and Ship Cranes.
  • Operate machines for testing, inspection, diagnosis, and troubleshooting.
  • Test mechanical products and equipment after repair or modification to ensure they meet manufacturer specifications and perform properly.
  • Repair and replace damaged or worn parts using Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) spares and OEM-repaired parts.
  • Overhaul and test machines or equipment to ensure operational efficiency and safety.
  • Inspect and verify dimensions and clearances of parts to ensure they conform to factory specifications.
  • Maintain quality standards through visual and mechanical inspection methods.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the clients Service Software, such as Sculi and Crane Management software.
  • Assist customers with troubleshooting and addressing part and machine-related questions.

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Matric/ NQF 4
  • Earthmoving Mechanic /Auto Electrician/ Millwright
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of Field Service, heavy hydraulics, auto electrical and mechanical fault-finding experience post qualifying

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Permanent employment

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Duncan Spitzer

Recruitment Consultant

CA Mining                                       

CA Mining will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.

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