• Full Time
  • Cape Town
  • 25000-R30000 USD / Year
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: R25000-R30000

  • Street Address: Main
  • Town/City: Cape Town
  • State/Province: Cape Town

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Maintenance Engineer – Global Media Group – V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

Our client, a global media group, is looking for a Maintenance Engineer to be based at their offices in V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.

The Maintenance Engineer will be responsible primarily for general maintenance and repairs in the market front of house, back of house and vendor kitchens and kiosks, repairing and executing preventative maintenance schedules, contracting with suppliers and vendors to perform necessary tasks to ensure the daily operation and safety of the market and our guests, performing repairs on all MEP and public appearance areas.


A strong background in electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and carpentry maintenance
At least 2 years of experience in a similar capacity
Experience in and a general understanding of miscellaneous M&R processes including, painting, drywall etc.
Be able to work in a standing position for long periods of time (up to 5 hours)
Must be available to respond to emergencies when not physically at site
Ability to satisfactorily communicate in English with management, co-workers, and vendors
Ability to work a variety of varying schedules including nights and weekends
Ability to perform assigned duties with attention to detail, speed, accuracy, follow-through, courtesy, cooperativeness, and work with a minimum of supervision
Ability to satisfactorily communicate in English (speak, read, write) with co-workers and management to their understanding
Ability to accurately compute and manipulate mathematical calculations
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
Ability to effectively deal with internal and external some of whom will require high levels of patience, tact, and diplomacy to defuse anger
Ability to work well under pressure and handle multiple tasks at once
Punctuality and regular and reliable attendance
Must possess a high level of honesty and integrity

Responsible for engineering and maintenance operations of the market, planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance
Responds to engineering and maintenance concerns
Performs and/or monitors maintenance and preventative maintenance projects
Responds to all building related safety concerns and breakdowns
Supports market (CMMS) computerized maintenance management system and executes daily, weekly, and monthly checklists
Supervises all additional and temporary maintenance associates
Assists market management in specifying proper supplies and equipment to stock to ensure daily operations of the market
Maintain the market front of house and back of the areas in good repair by performing various tasks related to a variety of trades including carpentry, plumbing, electrical, air conditioning, and tiling to ensure an attractive and well-maintained market
Possess a basic knowledgeable hand/power tool operation
Partners with market operations management to ensure compliance with health and safety legislation
Managing stocks and supplies of equipment
Ability to make minor cosmetic repairs
Calling service providers for equipment warranty repair
Understanding of equipment functionality and ability to troubleshoot any issues
Knowledge of grease interceptors maintenance and filtering
Preparing preventive maintenance checklists and daily venue walkthrough
Knowledge of fryer oil cleaning, removal, and transport
Ensure all requests for maintenance are carried out within the acceptable time frame

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