Packaging Manufacturer is seeking a qualified Millwright to join the team in Port Elizabeth.


  • Attending to equipment breakdowns
  • Carrying out planned maintenance
  • Carrying out electrical improvements on site
  • Ensuring that all electrical installations are safe
  • Being involved in machinery upgrades and modifications
  • Initiating cost effective maintenance projects
  • Controlling use of spares, material and consumables
  • Complying with safety and housekeeping rules and requirements
  • Troubleshooting on electronic equipment, PLC’s and AC/DC drives
  • Resolving breakdown related problems on site
  • Effective planned maintenance and the ongoing improvement thereof
  • Documentation control
  • Liaising with all relevant internal customers/suppliers
  • Safety and housekeeping


  • Be a qualified artisan (Electrician) with a minimum of N3
  • Have at least 3 years experience in a high speed environment
  • Have knowledge of electronics
  • Be able to read, design and fault find from electrical schematic drawings
  • Experience on PLC’s (S5 & S7), SCADA, MPS-2000(Festo PLC) & AC/DC drives
  • Be able to communicate well with people at different levels
  • Be self motivated and a team player
  • Have a high level of commitment and drive
  • Work very closely with production department
  • Be willing to work shift and overtime when necessary
  • Be able to work under pressure and with minimal supervision
  • Faultless attendance and timekeeping

Please note only shortliested candidates will be contacted.

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