Join the Rand Water as an Artisan Assistant (Automotive)

Rand Water is seeking a dedicated and skilled individual to join our team as an Artisan Assistant (Automotive) in Johannesburg South, Gauteng. This permanent position offers the opportunity to work within our Bulk Water Services – Operations portfolio, specifically at our Central Depot / Bulk Distribution site.

Job Advert Summary

As an Artisan Assistant (Automotive), you will play a crucial role in ensuring that Rand Water vehicles, plant, and equipment remain operational at all times. Your assistance to the Artisan will be vital in maintaining the mechanical systems and components of our automotive fleet.

Minimum Requirements

To be considered for this position, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Education: Grade 12.
  • Experience: 2 years of working experience in an automotive repair workshop, with the ability to perform minor services and repairs.
  • Driver’s License: A Code C1 driver’s license is advantageous but not mandatory.

Primary Duties

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in repairing and maintaining mechanical systems and components on vehicles, plant, and equipment.
  • Performing housekeeping tasks to maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Adhering to SHEQ (Safety, Health, Environment, and Quality) standards.
  • Undertaking general duties as required.


While technical courses on workshop procedures are desirable, they are not an essential requirement. Basic relevant SHEQ knowledge is also beneficial.


The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Technical skills for handling tools and performing minor repairs.
  • Strong communication skills for effective interaction with team members and customers.
  • Excellent observation skills to identify potential issues and ensure quality maintenance.


We are looking for someone with:

  • A strong customer service orientation.
  • Attention to detail to ensure precision in all tasks.
  • A results-driven mindset to achieve maintenance and repair goals.
  • Politeness and a respectful demeanor when interacting with colleagues and customers.

Why Join Rand Water?

At Rand Water, we are committed to providing a supportive and dynamic work environment where our employees can thrive. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to work with experienced professionals, gain valuable skills, and contribute to maintaining the essential services that keep our operations running smoothly.

If you are passionate about automotive repair, possess strong technical skills, and are eager to be part of a dedicated team, this role is perfect for you. Apply now and take the next step in your career with Rand Water!

How to Apply

To apply for the Artisan Assistant (Automotive) position, please submit your application by the closing date of 2024/06/27. For more information about the role and to apply, visit our careers page here.

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