Field Service Technician - S3 (X6)

Oct 20
South Africa
Northern Cape, Bellville
Job category:
Sales and Product Service
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Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a global leader in the supply of equipment, tools, services, support and technical solutions for the mining and construction industry. We offer a diverse range of opportunities through our businesses and cross-border networks, enabling you to explore your potential and thrive.


Northern Cape Area / Wester Cape / Kathu.

The Role:

Get customer satisfaction by installing, repairing, inspecting and commissioning service, considering economical and other aspects. Problem solving by using of approaches, tools, techniques for recognizing, operational or process problems; ability to apply this knowledge appropriately in different kinds of situations. Knowledge of the tasks, tools and procedures associated with providing technical support to the sales team and prospective customers.

To service and/or maintain Mining Equipment through:

• Machine availability

• Customer relation

• Safety, health and environmental effectiveness

This service is rendered to Sandvik clients (internal and external) this position is for a field service technician, represent Sandvik fleet, sharing knowledge on the following equipment: Surface drill fleet, Underground equipment i.e., LHD’s, Trucks and Drills, Sandvik ‘’i’’ Series equipment, will be an advantage. Also experience in major component repairs, axles, transmissions, rebuild of masts and feed rails, gearboxes, top drives on surface and underground equipment. The preferred candidate must have vast experience in above mentioned equipment, this is essential. Also, the requirement is to have excellent communication skills, should lead by example, passion to maintain equipment, working according to Sandvik standard & procedures.

Your profile

  • Grade 12 (Matric) or equivalent qualification
  • Trade Certificate of Competence, Auto Electrician, Diesel Mechanic, Electrician, Millwright
  • Minimum 2-year experience in Trackless Mobile Machinery
  • Basic Computer literacy
  • English proficiency
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Full physical & medical certificate to work in mining environment

Experience in:

•Fault finding / electro hydraulic / auto electrical / hydraulic / PLC, remote control offerings

•Underground & surface mining environment, maintaining of earth moving equipment

How to apply

Please click on "apply" or online through the Sandvik website

If you don’t receive feedback from us within 21 days deem your application unsuccessful.

Applications close: 21 October 2021

If you have any further queries, please contact us on 0800 331 331

We offer you an interesting role in an international business environment as well as opportunities for your professional development. At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and, thereby, our customers.

Deadline: Oct 20
Job-ID: R0034185

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