Control & Instrumentation (C&I) Technician

Location Middelburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Middelburg



Job Summary

Great opportunity exists with a manufacturing giant offering career growth and excellent package.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide first line maintenance support to ensure 24 hours coverage to enhance plant availability, product quality and cost
  • Perform combination of electrical and instrumentation tasks
  • Provide a service to production to minimise delay times and solve reoccurring delay’s
  • Perform standard and shutdown schedules and tasks
  • Test spares that have been repaired
  • Maintain store items (spares) and identify and manage LRU’s
  • Work in close relation with other Instrumentation Technicians, Electricians and Millwrights
  • Perform standby duties.
  • Implement optimisation and new capital projects


The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • S4 National diploma / BTech in Electrical / Instrumentation Engineering
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience
  • Experience on PLC’s (Siemens S5, S7, 1500, TIA portal), Drives (ABB & Siemens), SCADA Systems (Intouch &WinCC) Electrical distribution, PID control loops
  • Experience on CNC Plasma cutters or Furnaces (advantageous)
  • Knowledge of Hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Experience of general control and field instrumentation
  • Report writing and data trending or analysis for reliability engineering
  • Computer literacy (PeopleSoft / MS Office)


Interested candidates can send their CV