Closing Date: 11 September 2014

The CSIR has a vacancy for Service Technician Intern who will be responsible for assisting the Service Technicians with the installation, maintenance and repair of HVAC systems utilising knowledge of refrigeration theory; electrical schematics; pneumatic and electronic control systems; pipe fitting; welding and brazing; and mechanical layouts gained through work experience in relevant fields. The position is based in Pretoria.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide professional service to customers.
  • Use a variety of hand tools, following blueprints, wiring diagrams, piping schemes and engineering specifications to diagnose and repair units.
  • Observe and obey safety rules and regulations.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and show a willingness to learn about the technical and non-technical aspects of the job.
  • Prepare for on-site installation and repairs by examining building layout, anticipating difficulties and gathering materials.
  • Carry out air conditioning installations under the supervision of an artisan.
  • Document work by completing accurate paperwork and maintaining files.
  • Works well with other members of the team, both in the field and office.
  • Other duties may be assigned relevant to the field.

Qualifications and experience:

  • N3 or higher technical certificate.
  • Air-conditioning, electrical and refrigeration experience.

How to Apply

Apply for the CSIR Air-Conditioner Technician Graduate / Internship Opportunity