• fenris aligning with companies who value their staff

    Aligning With Companies
    Who Value Their Staff.

  • fenris optimising your professional well-being

    Optimising Your
    Professional Well-Being.

  • fenris placing candidates into their ideal careers

    Placing Candidates into
    Their Ideal Careers.

  • fenris your preferred specialist supplier of quality candidates

    Your Preferred Specialist
    Supplier of Quality Candidates.


fenris fmcg
Do you want to work for well-known organisations within the manufacturing and FMCG industries in South Africa? Do you have good experience in the industry and feel that you will add value to any organisation that you work for? We’d like to help you find yourself in your ideal career.

Seamer Mechanic

Food Manufacturing
West Rand

Well known food manufacturer has a vacancy for a seamer mechanic who will be responsible for repairing and ensuring reliability of plant
equipment in the factory. The incumbent will have strong problem solving skills and be proactive. Should you have any queries, call Antoinette or Bianca on 0861 FENRIS (336747).

Keep work areas and equipment clean and safe.
Follow and comply with all Safe Quality Food (SQF), HACCP, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s).
Effectively and accurately troubleshoot and make routine adjustments and repairs to industrial equipment and machinery in order to maintain
production and maintenance schedules.
Monitor repairs and validate that the problem has been solved.
Perform preventative and predictive maintenance as assigned, including cleaning and lubricating in order to maintain the proper working
order of filling and seaming equipment and machinery.
Perform and validate changeovers on equipment and machinery as needed including pin height and tooling changes.
Dismantle, evaluate, and rebuild fillers and seamers as needed.
Assist in the Planning process by identifying parts and work required using DMS to enter notifications.
Prioritise work based on business needs.
Maintain a high level of urgency in response to tasks assigned.
Participate in the Breakdown Elimination process in order to reduce the frequency of breakdowns and improve equipment reliability.
Maintain and improve 5S standards.
Make decisions that are “best for the business” with regards to maintenance costs and overall productivity.
Perform proper rigging and lifting of equipment and machinery as needed using hoists, cranes, and other rigging equipment.
Keep accurate up to date records of work orders, maintenance activities, and needed repairs utilising DMS to maintain proper records.
Document all seam adjustments in maintenance log books and DMS in order to maintain corporate quality requirements.
Work overtime as required to achieve production and maintenance schedules.
Perform other duties that the Maintenance Foreman might require.

Fitter or equivalent Trade Test.
Minimum N2 Mechanical with Grade 12.
Must have 2 years’ experience with double seaming operations and can adjust and diagnose seaming operations to within specifications to
obtain a qualified seam.
Must be able to effectively communicate in English, both orally and in writing.
Must have demonstrable knowledge of DMS.
Must possess strong mechanical aptitude demonstrated through troubleshooting skills.
Must have the ability to effectively and cooperatively work in a team environment.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


client buttonAre you looking to hire professional employees who add value to your company? Find out more about creating a successful recruiting partnership with Fenris Personnel here.




candidate buttonAre you working in your dream career? Do you want to work in an organisation that values your contribution? Find out more about the employment solutions and career guidance that Fenris Personnel has for you here.


Can't Find What You're Looking For?

phone fenris buttonCall Fenris Personnel...
0861 FENRIS (336747)
International: +27 11 791 6444
Fax: +27 27 11 791 6413
or send us your CV