Automation Technician


Marine Industrial Electro Solutions


08 Jun 2018

Reference Number



R15,000 - R25,000 pm basic salary


MIES is looking for a motivated skilled Automation Technician that is able to work on his/her own, solve complex problems in the electrical field. MIES is a company specialising in the Electrical and Electronic fields in the marine, offshore, oil & gas industries.

The candidate must be able to do fault finding, repairs & design on electrical/electronic control systems, winch control systems, engine management systems, PLC's, Variable Speed drives, Power Managements systems, propulsion control systems, electrical installations, refrigeration control systems.

Wireman's licence will be an advantage.
Compex Certified will be an advantage.
Mechatronics will be an advantage
Marine environment experience will be an advantage
Must have knowledge of instrumentation, plc programming, SCADA.
The candidate must also be able to design, program and build control systems, incorporating PLC's, HMI's and SCADA.
You will be required to do thermal imaging surveys.
The candidate will be required to support the in-house range of products the company represents.
Electrical fault finding, repairs, maintenance, installations onboard vessels and offshore installations

The candidate must be willing to travel overseas and offshore.
The candidate will also be required to do standby weekends at least once a month.
The candidate must be able to work after hours as required.
The candidate will be required to write detailed reports on work completed, knowledge of MS Excel, Word, Outlook is a requirement.
Familiar with CAD programs like Turbo CAD, AUTO CAD, Solid Works
Valid drivers license is a requirement

Minimum Qualifications:
Qualified with a red seal trade test certificate plus N4 to N6 National diploma
Btech - Electrical Engineering
Btech - Mechatronics

The candidate must have 2-5years working experience, but we will look at in service trainees or candidates which just finished their in-service training

Email CV's plus qualifications to "(email address)" - quote reference number: JT4507781

Contract Type:

Permanent, Permanent/Contract


Western Cape
South Africa