Senior Technician – Pretoria

Gauteng, Full Time Deadline: Aug 4, 2023

Job Profile:

Provide mechanical in-service support to NWM operations, projects, and facilities. This includes the installation, modification and maintenance of these facilities and processes, and statutory inspection planning.

Key Performance Areas:

Provide in-service and maintenance support for the NLM facilities,
Prepare, review In-service Inspection and maintenance Programs (ISIP’M) for the various processes and facilities, including ensure compliance to the ISIP’M.
Implementation of modifications and installations to NWM facilities and processes as required.
Ensure compliance to NWM facility Inspection and Maintenance programs.
Co-ordinating of statutory inspection requirements for different plants and buildings under NWM supervision
In-service examination, testing, inspection, and maintenance of any of the NLM plants to ensure that the integrity of the mechanical components and systems conform to that on which the nuclear operating license for the plant was granted.
Participating in the planning, installation and commissioning of equipment and processes of Projects
Technically prepare, review, or provide inputs for the following documents: Manuals, ISIP’M, Procedures, OTS, Specifications, Design Specifications, WAR, HIRA, Basis of design, HAZOP, Training procedures, Purchase specifications


A good knowledge in the mechanical maintenance field
Pneumatic and/or hydraulic background/understanding will be an advantage.
Computer literacy is essential.
Knowledge of the NWM plants and buildings
Knowledge of the applicable regulatory, statutory, and other applicable SHEQ requirements
Knowledge in the conditioning, treatment, storage, and disposal techniques for the management of nuclear waste
Medically fit to be registered as an occupationally exposed worker.
Results and delivery focused, ability to meet deadlines.
Safety Consciousness

Qualifications and Experience:

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering


Minimum 5 years’ experience in the mechanical maintenance field and nuclear waste facilities.
Experience in the design, development, construction, and commissioning of facilities