TETI Traffic Blackheath, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Jun 21, 2017Contract
JOB PURPOSE: The following are the requirements and responsibilities for the Field Device Technician. This position is responsible preventative and corrective maintenance works within the TETI maintenance department for both inside and outside ITS plant in a specific region. This position reports to the Regional Maintenance Manager. Education/Qualifications and Experience: Post-Secondary Education – Technician or related program (other disciplines may be considered depending on related experience) 3 years relevant experience Experience in CCTV and networks for at least two years in a maintenance environment Familiarity with basic network configuration Familiarity with basic fault finding in an outside and inside plant environment Basic computer skills required, Microsoft Word and Excel at a minimum. Valid driver license with automobile. Read, write and conversant in the English language. REQUIREMENTS: Willingness to work at heights with ladders, scaffolds and a cherry picker. Mechanical aptitude. Lifting up of equipment. Performing tasks requiring bending, stooping, kneeling, standing and walking significant distances. Visual ability (uncorrected or corrected) to observe and detect signs of dangerous obstacles at a distance of 30 meters and to verify written information at a close range. Ability to safely use hand and power tools. Ability to understand and follow instructions precisely. Ability to use test equipment such as a multi-meter. Ability to work independently or with an assistant Skills: § Initiative § Listening skills § Attention to detail § Customer Service orientation § Good oral communication § Problem analysis § Adaptability § Team work § Product knowledge § Problem solving DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Performs service/installation of CCTV and other electronic equipment. Evaluates diagnoses, troubleshoots systems and perform repairs as necessary. Performs upgrades and additions to systems in order to increase functionality and usability. Coordinates with administration and other trades for the purpose of completing projects/work orders efficiently. Informs personnel regarding procedures and/or status of work orders for the purpose of providing necessary information for making decisions, taking appropriate action and/or complying with health and safety regulations. Prepares documentation in a variety of written and electronic formats (e.g. daily paperwork/log, time and materials, key and material records, key inventory, etc.) for the purpose of providing written support in compliance with regulations and/or conveying information. Responds to emergency situations during or after hours for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns. Transports a variety of items (e.g. tools, equipment, supplies, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the availability of materials required at job site. Assists other trades personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities. Attends meetings, workshops and training for the purpose of conveying and/or gathering information required to perform job functions.