Lift Technician

  • Van Wyk Rd, Brentwood Park AH, Benoni, South Africa
  • Full-time

Company Description

A local and nationally represented company specializing in the supply, installation and maintenance of products for the vertical lifting industry is looking for a qualified Lift Technician who will be primarily responsible for servicing, preventative maintenance and repair work on Elevators and Escalators

Job Description

Core Responsibilities and Duties:

- Repair, maintain and service lifts (passenger, goods, stair lifts) and escalators using hand and power tools, testing devices such as test lamps, ammeters and voltmeters. 

- Connect electrical wiring to control panels and electric motors. 

- Maintain/adjust safety controls, counterweights, door mechanisms, and components such as valves, ratchets, seals and brake linings. 

- Check that safety regulations and building codes are met and complete service reports verifying condition of lift and conformance to standards. 

- Locate malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches, and signal and control systems using test equipment. 

- Willing to work planned overtime and after hours standby schedule.

Qualifications

Grade 12

Trade Tested as a Lift Technician/Lift Mechanic

University qualified Electrical and Mechanical training an advantage

Electrical Skills

Mechanical Skills

Knowledge of Hydraulics

Driver's License

2-5 years working experience working SPECIFICALLY on lifts and escalators

Please DO NOT APPLY if this criteria is not met.

Additional Information

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