Assistant: Maintenance

Namib Poultry

Namib Poultry is recruiting an Assistant: Maintenance, to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Responsible for ensuring the proper maintenance and functioning of equipment, facilities, and systems inside the Processing Plant
  • This will include assisting in maintenance tasks, equipment repair/breakdowns, preventative maintenance, and mechanical installations
  • Contributing to the overall efficiency and success of the Processing Plant
  • Equipment Maintenance:
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks and actions: Ensure maximum mechanical uptime
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks and actions: Complete maintenance job requests
  • Complete maintenance job requests
  • Perform systematic and correct fault finding
  • Adhere to the supplier`s warranty instructions and company rules when repairing equipment
  • Test equipment before handover to production personnel
  • Affect repairs according to manufacturer's specifications and maintenance processes
  • Follow-up and feedback reporting as required
  • Assist in the maintenance and repair of Processing Plant equipment, to ensure proper functioning of all machinery
  • Routine Inspections:
  • Conduct regular inspections and preventive maintenance activities to identify and address issues before they become critical
  • Record Keeping:
  • Maintain accurate records of equipment maintenance, repairs, and inventory to ensure compliance with safety and operational standards
  • Collaboration:
  • Collaborate with the Artisans and management and relevant other team members to schedule maintenance activities and prioritize tasks for efficient operations
  • Cleaning:
  • Clean and service all equipment as required
  • General:
  • Strict adherence to Health, Safety, and Bio Security policies and procedures where applicable
  • General duties associated with the department
  • Perform additional Ad hoc tasks as/when requested by Management
  • Grade 12 (NQF 4)
  • Technical Certification/Diploma will be advantageous
  • 2 years of experience in a maintenance-related environment will be advantageous
  • Namibian citizen
  • Proficient in written and spoken English, being bilingual will be highly advantageous
  • Willing and able to work overtime, Sundays, Public Holidays, Shifts, and Standby Duty
  • Physical fitness and the ability to lift, carry, and maneuver equipment and perform tasks that require physical exertion
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • The Company is an equal opportunity Employer and offers a comprehensive market related package
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Certified Copies of Qualifications
  • Certified Copies of Identification Documents
2. Application
  • Send your Documentation to Human Resources at with the Subject line “Assistant: Maintenance”
  • Indicate the source of this job post:
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