Gearbox Mechanic

  • Full Time
  • Ndola, Zambia
  • 7,000 - 15,000 / Month
  • Applications have closed

Juba Transport Limited

Job Purpose

Responsible for investigating problems with different types of motor vehicle Gearboxes and making repairs accordingly by carrying out routine maintenance procedures and replacing parts to promote their functionality.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Gearbox examination and testing
  • Dis-assemble gearboxes tagging parts as needed
  • Repair and replacement of damaged gearbox parts, with particular emphasis on bands, gears and seals.
  • Provide accurate estimates (cost, time, effort) for a repair or maintenance job
  • Ordering parts, where required via our internal Parts Team from suppliers.
  • Re-assembly of gearbox and linkage testing
  • Drive train testing as required.
  • Completing reports on work performed.
  • Maintaining workplace cleanliness to protect against malfunction / workplace hazards
  • Observing health and safety standards and procedures at all times

Qualifications: Education/Experience

  • Full Grade 12 School Certificate.
  • Five years minimum experience in a similar position with a reputable company.
  • Minimum Advanced Certificate/ Technician – Automotive Mechanics.
  • Engineering experience preferably including gearbox and axle technician experience ideally within Heavy duty vehicles environment.
  • Previous experience in repair of Volvo, Scania, Howo, Iveco, Renault trucks is an added advantage.
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical problems and conduct repairs independently.
  • Class C1 driving license.
  • Member of EIZ.

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should apply with their cover letter and CV only in a single document. Please send to: [email protected]

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