Maintenance Handyman Needed – Apply Now. Job Description
“RCL FOODS is on the hunt for a multi-skilled Handyman for their Maintenance Team on the Breeder and Hatchery sites.” The successful candidate will be responsible for performing maintenance tasks within the Breeder and or Hatchery sites.
Duties & Responsibilities
Storage and Maintenance of Tools Monitor that power tools, hand tools maintenance equipment are kept in good working condition and stored safely. Report broken tools/equipment to the Maintenance Manager and, where possible repair broken maintenance tools. Identify the types of tools, equipment and materials required. Once work has been completed, request that the supervisor inspect the workmanship. Perform duties as per requirements to eliminate down time or eliminate hazards / safety issues. Make operational and technical decisions that fall within the ambit of responsibility Troubleshoot, fault find and maintain warehouse equipment that falls within scope of responsibility Work under supervision using standardised practices and/or methods. General Repairs and Maintenance Replace faulty globes and tubes. Repair and/or replace all electrical equipment (where qualified to).
Fix any safety hazards. Assemble and repair furniture and other equipment. Install appliances and machinery. Do plumbing and carpentry. Liaise with contractors and other workers. Attend to: – Broken and collapsing ceilings – Roof Leaks – Painting of buildings , structure, equipment and ceilings – Water proofing of roofs and insulated ceilings. Replace broken window panes. Replace doors, hinges and locks. Perform paving ,fence and gate repairs Perform basic bricklaying and plastering. Repair and/or replace leaking gutters and downpipes. Carry out wall and floor tiling as necessary. Safety, Health. Environment, Risk and Quality (SHEQ) Maintain a secure working environment. Maintain a safe working environment. Comply with health and safety procedures. Ensure that documentation required within the Total Integrated Management System (TIMS), is applied consistently within scope of function.
Effective Teamwork and Self-Management Take ownership and accountability for tasks and activities and demonstrate effective self-management in terms of planning and prioritizing, and self-development. Follow through to ensure that quality and productivity standards of work are consistently and accurately maintained. Inform relevant parties in the event of tasks or deadlines not met, the potential risks thereof and provide appropriate resolution. Manage colleagues and employees’ expectations and communicate appropriately. Demonstrate willingness to help others and “go the extra mile” to meet team targets and objectives.
2 years in a Multi – skilled role in mechanical, electrical and civil experience. Must have N3 relevant qualification and matric. Must have a valid EB (code 08) driver’s license, (code 10) would be an added advantage. Must be prepared to work overtime and standby duties. Must be able to conduct adjustments to machinery as well as change components parts. Independently perform routine and repetitive maintenance tasks within Agriculture. Conduct mechanical, electrical and civil breakdowns. Conduct standby duties, service and upgrade equipment on farms. Maintain a clean workshop environment. Ensure a safe working environment. Be a part of a high-performance team, service, repair and maintenance of all mechanical equipment.