Field Services Technician


An exciting career opportunity currently exists within OPTRON for a Field Services Technician. The position will be based at our head office in Centurion and the successful candidate will report to the Project Leader.


*Full description below


At the OFFICE:

  • Check and test system, prep for Installation.
  • Uploading and testing of software and codes onto hardware.
  • Activities using hand operated power tools during hardware prep.
  • Packaging of kits into boxes for transportation.
  • Prepare vehicles with stock and consumables for installations.
  • Assist with stock check in vehicles.
  • Keep all admin up to date.
  • Perform all reasonable duties as instructed.
  • Assisting in the Service Centre and Stores when and if required.


  • Installing of systems onto various construction or mining machinery.
  • Installing of Hydraulics onto various construction or mining machinery.
  • Installation activities using hand operated power tools.
  • Providing onsite technical assistance with regards to breakdowns.
  • Provide operator training.
  • Performing all reasonable duties as instructed by on site Project Leader.

Note:    The applicant must be prepared to travel and be away from home.  Traveling will include traveling to African countries.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Matric / Grade 12 or equivalent
  • A Technical Qualification will be an advantage.
  • A competent self-motivated, reliable and energetic person – self-management important.
  • To be physically healthy, preferably in his twenties, so as to meet physical work demands.
  • Technical aptitude and interest – practically competent.
  • Quality & dedicated work precision important
  • To be presentable in front of customers
  • Has a valid passport & driver’s license
  • For practical work reasons, to live preferably close to the offices and have own reliable transport.

REMUNERATION PACKAGE:       Market related remuneration and benefits

Should you be interested in this opportunity and meet the minimum requirements, please complete the form below or submit a detailed CV to before COB on Friday, 13 April 2018.

Note:   In accordance with the company’s Employment Equity Policy, preference will be given to Employment Equity candidates.

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