Keith Ho BetXchange: Facilities and Maintenance Technician

Introduction

We are looking for an experienced Facilities and Maintenance Technician to oversee all building-related activities and to undertake the responsibility to preserve the good condition and functionality of premises. You will be responsible for preserving the good condition of infrastructure and ensure that facilities are safe and well-functioning. You will also be responsible to perform maintenance tasks of a vast variety.

A Facilities Maintenance Technician is a thorough professional with a practical mind and attention to detail. The ideal candidate will be able to work autonomously and responsibly by observing all health and safety guidelines.

The goal is to maintain the buildings and common areas in the best possible condition.

 

Location:

Wynberg

Duties & Responsibilities

Duties and Responsibilities include the following, however it is not limited to:

  • Planning and coordinating all installations and refurbishments
  • Managing the upkeep of equipment and supplies to meet health and safety standards
  • Inspecting buildings’ structures to determine the need for repairs or renovations
  • Surveying buildings and repair mechanical systems
  • Performing maintenance of electrical systems
  • Assisting in the setup of ventilation, refrigeration and other systems
  • Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with health and safety standards
  • Plan and coordinate all installations (telecommunications, heat, electricity etc.) and refurbishments
  • Manage the upkeep of equipment and supplies to meet health and safety standards
  • Inspect buildings’ structures to determine the need for repairs or renovations
  • Review utilities consumption and strive to minimize costs
  • Supervise all facilities staff (custodians, technicians, groundskeepers etc.) and external contractors
  • Control activities like parking space allocation, waste disposal, building security etc.
  • Perform maintenance of electrical systems (replace light bulbs and sockets, clean and repair circuit breaker panels etc.)
  • Assist in the setup of ventilation, refrigeration and other systems and conduct repairs when necessary
  • Maintain heating and plumbing systems to ensure functionality
  • Inspect alarm systems (fire, protection) and schedule repairs when needed
  • Perform manual repairs when necessary (fix locks, replace windows etc.)
  • Undertake activities of pest control such as spraying insecticide
  • Conduct general upkeep procedures (e.g. landscaping) and other tasks as assigned (painting, carpentry etc.)
  • Assist in budget preparation and ensure it is followed

 

 

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Proven experience as facilities and  maintenance technician
  • Basic understanding of electrical, hydraulic and other systems
  • Knowledge of general maintenance processes and methods
  • Working knowledge of tools, common appliances and devices
  • Manual dexterity and problem-solving skills
  • Good physical condition and strength with a willingness to work overtime
  • High school diploma or equivalent; Certificate in HVAC, building maintenance technology or relevant field will be a plus
  • Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) is desired

Package & Remuneration

R 10 000 – R 15 000