• Region: GP
  • Reporting to: National Operations Manager
  • Reference: 2024/06 – GP
  • Date Advertised: 15/02/2024
  • Closing Date: 28/03/2024
  • Department: Operations

Link Africa (Pty) Ltd has a vacancy of a Facility Technician within the Operations Department in the GP region.

Purpose of the job: The incumbent will be responsible for completing work orders and other required tasks. Shifts and standby required.


  • Facility capacity management (Cabinet Space, Floor Space, Power Allocation_AC&DC).
  • Manage routine maintenance for the facilities (Aircorns, Batteries, GENSET, General House Keeping).
  • Power incident support (environmental alarms, power failures and other facility failures).
  • Site power planning and site upgrade management.
  • 3rd party vendor management for facility management and O&M service providers.
  • Provide monthly regional reports on facility performance, routine work, availability and risks.
  • Complete work and repair orders in a timely fashion.
  • Maintain material and supply inventory.
  • Oversee work performed by outside contractors as necessary.
  • Estimate time and extent of repairs.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance


  • Grade 12
  • Electrician qualification with a wireman licence, essential.
  • Advantageous: engineering degree/diploma

Experience, Skills and Capabilities:

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience as a Facility Technician/Network Quality Technician (Active Equipment)
  • Atleast 5 years’ experience within the telecommunications industry
  • Electrical Trouble shooting skills
  • Mechanical, Welding, Refrigeration and PLC Knowledge
  • Familiarity with maintenance tools and equipment
  • Ability to handle physical workload
  • Deadline and detail-oriented

Interested candidates must email their detailed CV’s to careers@linkafrica.co.za by no later than 28 March 2024. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be responded to.

This job is Expired