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Systems Administration Assistant

Reference PE001868/DW
Sector Engineering & Technical
Location Eastern Cape, Port Elizabeth
Salary Interval Monthly
Package None-negotiable
Description Our client in the manufacturing industry based in Port Elizabeth is currently looking to employ a Systems Administration Assistant. 

Main Purpose of the Position:
  • The company is looking for an energetic and analytical thinker who can assist with the companies system integration duties.  
  • The Systems Administration Assistant will oversee and perform the administrative functions concerned with projects and systems integration.  This may include liaising with contractors, placing orders, programming and system monitoring as well as daily/ weekly audits.
  • The assistant will also be required to assist with housekeeping and general functions relating to SCADA and Data systems.
  • Tertiary education in the field of IT, Industrial, Mechanical or Mechatronic Engineering.
  • Programming experience in C++, Python, VBA, or any other similar programming language.
  • Knowledge in SQL, SSRS highly advantageous.
  • Knowledge of Lean or Six Sigma methodologies advantageous.
  • At least 2 years working experience in a Production/ Manufacturing/ Engineering environment.
  • Ability to apply problem solving techniques.
  • Exposure to programming and database systems.
  • Project Management skill would be advantageous.
  • Good communication and negotiation skills.
  • Good decision-making skills.
  • Good interpersonal working skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Must be able to motivate the team.
  • Valid SA drivers licence imperative.
Key Performance Areas:
  • Performing administrative duties.
  • Keeping up to date on compliance regulations.
  • Resolving issues related to the SCADA.
  • Monitoring SCADA activity.
  • Report building and testing.
  • SQL querying and query construction.
  • Liaising with contractors and service providers.
  • Conduct OEE, SCADA and planning sessions accordingly.
  • Assisting with on the floor activities: Switching on PC’s, assisting with on floor logins, testing of systems.
  • Assessing supplier performances.
  • Maintain Forklift Monitoring system.
  • SOP controls and As-build development with relation to SCADA and related systems.
  • Method studies, Time Studies, and Workflow analysis to improve processes.
Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive a response within 2 weeks of applying.

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