Mechanical Testing Technician

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1 month ago

Mechanical Testing Technician

Based at a small chemical analysis and mechanical testing laboratory on the East Rand, the ideal candidate will be technically minded with excellent computer skills.
No formal qualifications are required and full training will be given on all methods and procedures in the laboratory.


  • Operating several different analytical computerised machines

  • Wet chemical  analysis on metals, oxides and certain aqueous solutions

  • Spectrographic analysis on ferrous and non-ferrous products 

  • Mechanical testing includes tensile testing, compression, bend test charpy impact testing and hardness testing

  • Operating mechanical machines i.e.
    bandsaws, grinders and drilling machines