Technician (Wheel Alignment)
TWK Agri
Piet Retief, Mpumalanga
Posted 02 April 2019 - Closing Date 01 May 2019

Job Details

Job Description

Protea Tyres, part of the TWK Agri Group, has the following vacancy available: Technician (Wheel Alignment) at Piet Retief, Mpumalanga.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Removing and replacing tyres
  • Repairing punctures
  • Carrying out wheel alignment and tracking adjustments
  • Properly secure vehicle to lift/alignment machine to ensure safe operation
  • Properly dismount and remount tires and wheels securely on vehicle
  • Properly dismount and remount tires onto wheels without damaging either
  • Align and repair wheels, axles, frames, torsion bars, and steering mechanisms of automobiles, using special alignment equipment and wheel-balancing machines
  • Examine vehicles, compile estimates of repair costs, and secure customers' approval to perform repairs
  • Inspect or test parts to determine nature or cause of defects or malfunctions
  • Recommend product or component design improvements based on data and observations
  • Maintain test equipment in operational condition by performing routine maintenance or making minor repairs or adjustments as needed
  • Complete all documentation including worksheets, certificates, receipts and applying signatures as appropriate
  • Inspect equipment for safety prior to use, and perform necessary basic maintenance tasks

Qualifications and Skills

  • Matric / Grade 12
  • Fiscally able to perform duties associated with the position
  • Previous wheel alignment experience (advantageous)