Millwright – Atlantis Industrial – Cape Town


Construction & Maintenance of machinery to ensure optimum production output is achieved



  • Diagnosing and rectifying all Electrical, instrument and Mechanical faults utilizing Engineering System and Practices to ensure the plant is adequately supported for maximum uptime
  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts
  • Repair and lubricate machines and equipment
  • Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools etc.
  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools
  • Working independently and with others to solve mechanical and technical problems
  • Assist Maintenance team with general maintenance not necessary trade related


This job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties required; nor is it an indication of an employment contract. Job descriptions may be reviewed and updated from time to time as necessary to reflect changing business needs of the client



  • At least 3 years relevant experience
  • Technical experience with mechanics
  • Exposure in food processing will be advantageous
  • Computer literate (Excel, Word & Microsoft)
  • Trade Test Certificate: Millwright (Red Seal)
  • MUST be a fully qualified electrician
  • Understanding of blueprints and technical instructions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to effectively communicate with staff at all levels
  • Ability to conduct research and analyze data
  • Honesty, Integrity & Reliability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Critical thinking capabilities
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in decision making
  • Apply urgency in work done – report faults urgently, take action urgently; results orientated
  • Self-motivated: Ability to work with little supervision
  • A willingness to learn
  • Strong ability to multitask
  • Open to change and learning new systems
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good time management
  • Must have own transport
  • Must be flexible due to work demands


Working hours:

08h00 – 17h30, hours may fluctuate due to production demands, standby and weekends will be required



Should you meet the above requirements, we urge you to please apply by forwarding your CV along with any supporting documents to

Contact will only be made with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful



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