Maintenance Technician


Kempton Park, GT, ZA, 1619

REQ ID:  44644

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

SEE generated $6 billion in revenue in 2022 and has approximately 17,700 employees who serve customers in 129 countries/territories. To learn more, visit

Job Summary

Maintain installed fleet of equipment, install new equipment, and actively participates in the resolution of equipment breakdowns or issues with installed fleet.  Plan for services and spare part required for services to be carried out well in advance.

Job Description

•    To operate / fault find and repair all electrical equipment and manufacturing lines, auxiliary equipment, power supply networks and lighting of the factory.
•    Provide a full technical service on a planned maintenance basis in respect of all equipment installations in working hours and after hours.
•    Work experience as an instrumentation fitter / low-current systems installations.
•    Analytical skills to follow logic of electronic circuits and interface with software
•    Perform root cause analysis and resolve breakdowns or improvements in maintenance.
•    Take part in electrical installation and commissioning during modernization and reconstruction of production lines and auxiliary equipment.
•    Spare parts stock taking and ensuring communication to reorder when stock parts are used. 
•    Ensure that the required spare parts are available before servicing of equipment is conducted.
•    Troubleshoots technical equipment problems and provide technical guidance where necessary.  
•    Complete Job cards and update info accordingly in a timely manner.
•    Maintain the administration & documentation aspects of the maintenance department ensuring records are kept up to date and communicated to all concerned.
•    Good knowledge in electrical engineering, automation, fundamentals of industrial electronics. The ability to diagnose problems in the operation of technological and auxiliary production equipment units. Skills of carrying out repairs of various types of electric motors, the ability to use measuring instruments. Skills in reading basic electrical diagrams of various electrical appliances, automation devices.
•    Initiating technical service reports identifying technical deviations and initiating necessary actions.
•    Ensure all maintenance activities meet EHS and Quality requirements set by Sealed Air 
    o    Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to.
    o    Ensure all certification as ISO and or BRC is met and maintained.
•    Conduct risk assessments of processes and tasks in the department.
•    Comply to electrical safety and requirements of SANS 10142-1 Ed 2 ‘living document’ as required by the OHS Act.


•    Minimum 3 years Trade tested Millwright N6 (Red Seal) and/or National Diploma in Electrical Engineering or National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
•    5 years minimum hands on experience in;
    o    Electrical experience
    o    Mechanical experience
•    Knowledge and experience in; 
    o    Pneumatics
    o    PLC 
•    FMCG experience advantageous

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

•    Technical problem-solving skills
•    Plastics knowledge (advantage, but not necessary)
•    High levels of energy
•    Interpersonal skills
•    Good communication skills
•    Time management skills
•    Ability to prioritize work
•    Ability to work overtime / weekends
•    Ability to work in a team
•    Ability to work alone
•    High learning ability, responsibility, diligence
•    Microsoft Office

Requisition id: 44644 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.

*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as a Driver's License or Social Security Number. If you have any concerns about information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected]



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