Elchemie is a specialist recruitment company in the technical and scientific field


Job title: Technician and Thermal Spray Painter
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 5 years
Salary: R9000 to R15000
Job published: 08 June 2020
Job reference no: 1941609070

Job Description

Position exists for a technician who will operate HVOF, Arc-Spray and Flame Spray machines. Will operate robotic machinery to carry out thermal spray work. Requires a proper understanding of thermal spray methods and material. Based in Midrand region.


  • Must be based in Johannesburg or Pretoria region
  • Min Grade 12 or relevant qualification
  • Min 2 years previous work experience as thermal spray technician
  • Must be fluent (reading, writing and speaking) in English
  • Must have the ability to read technical drawings
  • Must be able to use measuring equipment
  • Must have own transport (provide drivers license)
  • Previous experience with Oerlikon spray equipment will be an advantage


  • Set up and operate production resources ( robot, guns and turntables)
  • Inspect and confirm correct surface preparation
  • Use measuring equipment with skill
  • Execute planned and unplanned maintenance
  • Ensure accurate job recording

Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. 
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