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Handyman – Rope technician – Cape Town needed at Tsebo Solution

Job title : Handyman – Rope technician – Cape Town

Job Location : Western Cape, Cape Town

Deadline : April 11, 2024

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Duties & Responsibilities

  • Undertake all rope access assignments
  • Undertake Planned Preventative Maintenance Tasks allocated by the Senior Technician.
  • Undertake Re-active Maintenance Tasks and Repairs allocated by the Senior Technician.
  • Ensure that best Operating Practice is applied when undertaking Maintenance Tasks / Repairs.
  • Provide a list of required materials to Senior Technician to enable successful execution of Maintenance Tasks.
  • Complete and issue Check Sheets to Senior Technician on a weekly basis.
  • Assist in keeping Workshop tidy and presentable

Tasks related to maintenance, repairs, replacement and installations.

  • Inspections and Surveys: Conducting visual inspections and surveys of structures, such as buildings, bridges, or industrial installations, to assess their condition and identify maintenance needs.
  • Maintenance and Repairs: Performing maintenance tasks and repairs in difficult-to-reach areas, using specialized tools and equipment while suspended by ropes.
  • Building Facade Cleaning: Cleaning and washing building facades, windows, or other exterior surfaces that are inaccessible by conventional means.
  • Painting and Coating Application: Applying paint, coatings, or sealants to surfaces, including those at height, for protection or aesthetic purposes.
  • Installation and Removal: Installing or removing equipment, signage, or structural components in elevated locations or confined spaces.
  • Welding and Cutting: Conducting welding or cutting tasks on structures, pipes, or other components at heights or in locations where traditional access methods are impractical.
  • Rescue Operations: Being trained in rescue techniques and actively participating in rescue operations for oneself or others in the event of an emergency.
  • Rigging and Anchoring: Setting up and inspecting rope rigging systems, anchors, and other safety measures to ensure secure and stable work positioning.
  • Confined Space Work: Entering and working in confined spaces using rope access methods, ensuring compliance with safety protocols.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Keeping detailed records of work activities, inspections, and any issues encountered, and providing comprehensive reports to clients or supervisors.
  • Safety Compliance: Adhering to strict safety guidelines, industry standards, and regulations to minimize risks 
  • associated with working at heights or in challenging environments.
  • Communication: Effectively communicating with team members, supervisors, and clients to coordinate tasks, share information, and ensure the overall success of the project.
  • Training and Certifications: Staying current with industry best practices, obtaining relevant certifications, and participating in ongoing training to enhance skills and safety awareness
  • Plumbing Repairs: Fixing leaks, replacing faucets, unclogging drains, repairing or replacing pipes.
  • Electrical Work: Replacing lights.
  • Carpentry: Repairing or installing cabinets, shelves, doors, windows, and trim work; building or repairing furniture; fixing or replacing damaged woodwork.
  • Painting: Preparing surfaces, patching holes, applying primer and paint, selecting and matching paint colors, touch-up work.
  • Drywall Repairs: Patching holes, repairing cracks, applying joint compound, sanding, and preparing surfaces for painting.
  • Flooring: Installing or repairing laminate, vinyl, or tile flooring; repairing or replacing damaged floorboards; carpet installation or repairs.
  • General Maintenance: Performing routine maintenance tasks, such as replacing filters, lubricating hinges, tightening screws, and checking for safety hazards.
  • Shelving and Storage: Building and installing shelves, organizing storage spaces, installing hooks or racks.
  • Exterior Maintenance: Cleaning gutters, power washing surfaces, repairing fences or gates, maintaining outdoor structures.
  • Assembly: Putting together furniture, equipment, or other items that require assembly.
  • Miscellaneous Repairs: Handling various small repairs, such as fixing leaky faucets, squeaky hinges, loose doorknobs, or wobbly furniture.
  • Transportation of fellow employees
  • Four work orders per day on average
  • Cleaning of Offices

Skills and Competencies

  • Good knowledge of all trades, plumbing, carpentry, electrical, building repairs and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of tools and materials used in the assigned area of responsibility
  • Understand and follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to plan, organise and control own work effort
  • Good people skills
  • Excellent customer relation skills


  • Minimum Grade 12
  • 3 year experience
  • Driver’s license

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