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Company Profile - Nomad Adventure Tours
730Nomad Adventure Tours specialises in running group adventure tours in Southern and East Africa. As an established company offering a professional service we insist that we have the best staff available both on and off the road.

Nomad Adventure Tours started over 13 years ago as a Overland Adventure Operator. Today Nomad has grown to include a fleet of over 40 trucks, 120 staff and 30 scheduled departures a month all over Africa. Our experience includes over 3 000 tours to date, over 30 000 clients satisfied and around 10 million kilometers covered.
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Nomad Adventure Tours - South Africa
PO Box 2600
Somerset West

Western Cape
[t] +27 (0) 21 845 7400
[f] +27 (0) 21 426 4338
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Qualified Diesel Mechanic
Are you qualified and know your trade? Are you meticulous with fault finding? Do you like challenges & and can handle pressure?? If this is you then this may just be the job opportunity you were waiting for!

We are currently one of the largest Adventure Tour Companies in Southern Africa. We seek a dynamic, experienced and QUALIFIED DIESEL MECHANIC to take control of our Fleet of +- 55 trucks with our workshop team based at our Somerset West Offices. In order to qualify for this position the ideal candidate MUST meet the following criteria:

Duties will include (but are not limited to):
* Fault finding and diagnostics on commercial vehicles
* Interpretation of product "under performance" and / or failure.
* Provide comprehensive reports on diagnostics, assessment of components / parts failures and recommendations to workshop manager.
* Complete repair & maintenance schedules as per vehicle manual specifications.
* Ensure excellence in customer service delivery through meticulously following processes and procedures.
* Be available for emergency breakdowns and repairs (might include after hours / weekends).
* Must be able to do telephonic diagnostics.

Requirements for the position:
* 5+ years in maintenance & repairs of commercial vehicles.
* Matric / N3 completed.
* Qualified Diesel Mechanic Trade Test completed.
* Computer literate and proficient user of Microsoft Office.
* Professional telephone etiquette.
* Toyota Hino 500 and or Mitsubishi Fuso Truck experience will be a huge advantage.
* Good understanding and knowledge of Tourism Industry will be advantageous.

The ideal candidate should possess the following attributes and skills:
* Must be able to read all known / relevant measuring equipment.
* Correct interpretation of technical manuals / specifications.
* Knowledge and skills to effect correct repair work.
* Ability to handle and work under pressure.

Requirements to be met for application:
* Comprehensive CV with detailed experience and contactable references.
* Copy of qualifications required.
* Copy of Id and latest payslip.
* Own reliable transport.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with the following:
* Well above average salary package in the Tourism Industry.
* Salary will be highly negotiable depending on qualifications and experience.
* Provident fund and occupational health care benefits.
* Vibrant and energetic workshop environment.
* Be part of a dynamic workforce and fast growing company.

Only candidates with the necessary qualifications and experience need to apply. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.

· Salary: Highly Neg depending on experience & qualifications
· Location: South Africa
· Date Posted: 11 Aug 2017
· Employer type: Tour Operator

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