J&J Transport is looking for a Mechanic in Harare


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  • Post Date:May 12, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Transportation
Job Description

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position of Mechanic that has arisen at J&J Transport Harare.
The Mechanic is responsible for the day to day handling of repairs, overhauls, maintenance and servicing of the fleet.

Scope of Responsibilities

The scope of responsibilities of the Mechanic covers maintenance and repairs on gearbox, differentials, pneumatics and diagnosis of faults, preparation of trucks for COF and engine overhauls

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Conducting engine overhauls including overhead adjustments, engine brake installations and adjustments and fitting engine accessories and repairs;
  • Trouble shooting including use of E-Checks, fit and adjust EPS, Rev counter sensor VSS, assessment of failure using the multi-meter and fitting ECM and electrical measurements;
  • Clutch installation and removal including gearbox and differential unit;
  • Attending to pneumatics and hydraulic problems;
  • Carry out brake overhaul;
  • Preparing horse/ trailer for COF at VID;
  • Conducting general maintenance and service of trucks;
  • Gearbox and differential trouble shooting and minor repairs;
  • Rear and front suspension repairs;
  • Carry out certification of fitness inspections and repairs;
  • Attending to vehicle breakdown;
  • Ensure compliance with HSES policies and procedure,
  • Perform other tasks as may be required by the Workshop Foreman and/ or WS Technical Manager and/or his deputy.

Competences and Aptitudes

  • Good communication skills;
  • Good inter-personal skills and ability to work in a team;
  • Display high levels of responsibility and accountability;
  • Hard worker, with high levels of energy and self-motivation;
  • Planning and Organization Skills;
  • Decision making skills;

Hard Skills – Background / Technical Competences

  • Academic Background: Apprenticeship/ Class one Mechanic;
  • Experience required (minimum/maximum): 3-5 years
  • Age (minimum / maximum): 25-40 years;

Interested candidates who meet the job requirements should e-mail their CVs to [email protected] with the heading “MECHANIC” not later than 14 May 2021.