Earthmoving Mechanic (Manufacturing) - Lesotho

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • A well established international manufacturer is looking for an experienced Earthmoving Mechanic to join their dynamic team in fulfilling day to day responsibilities in repairing a wide range of machines efficiently to the highest quality.


  • Company: International Manufacturer
  • Location: Maseru
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2019
  • Industry: Manufacturing
  • Nationality: Mosotho
  • Salary: Basic Salary + Benefits + 13th Cheque
  • Qualifications: Qualified Earthmoving Mechanic
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Repairs and service to the full range of the company’s equipment
  • Assessing and stripping the machinery for repairs
  • Planning and quoting for the repair work
  • Planning for parts & equipment required for specific repairs.
  • Rebuilding the machines and the machine components, encompassing the engines, transmissions, axles and pumps etc.
  • Required to do the diagnosing & repairing of the drive lines, cooling fuel, air & hydraulic systems.
  • Completing accident damage reports
  • Using a computerised system to order, create picking lists and quotes etc.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a qualified Earthmoving Mechanic with an N2 Trade Theory, Engineering Science, applied Maths and engineering drawings
  • 5 years post trade experience within the mechanical repairs field
  • Extensive knowledge of heavy earthmoving equipment.
  • Auto electrical diagnostic capabilities
  • Basic welding skills
  • Good communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Computer literate.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with specific machinery knowledge
  • Applicants must have their own set of tools.
  • Valid code 10 driver’s licence.

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