Ann Swann Personnel Services: Mechanical Testing Technician

Reference: JHB000624-CL-1

Our client, in the metals and minerals processing industry, has a position available for a young technically minded person with excellent computer skills. Full training will be given on all methods and procedures in a chemical analysis and mechanical testing laboratory. Candidates must live locally.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Technical schooling or post school knowedge
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must have own transport


  • Operating several different analytical computerised machines
  • Wet chemical analysis on metals, oxides and certain aqueous solutions
  • Spectrographic analysis on ferrous and non-ferrous products
  • Mechanical testing includes tensile testing, compression bend test, charpy impact testing and hardness testing
  • Operating mechanical machines i.e. bandsaws, grinders and drilling machines

Package & Remuneration

R 7000 – Monthly