Home Jobs in Namibia - June 2024 Engineering Jobs Fitter – MEAT CORPORATION OF NAMIBIA LTD




Mechanical repair and maintenance of all machinery and equipment

  • Preventative maintenance of plant and equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations to maintain safety and maximise production.
  • Resolve operational and technical equipment challenges to minimise production interruptions resulting from equipment breakdowns/failures.
  • Conduct regular inspections, pre-operational checks of all machinery and equipment.
  • Machining, Milling, drilling, & turning work.
  • Installation, dismantling, and assembling of machinery & equipment.
  • Lubrication and cleaning of machinery and equipment.
  • Basic oxy acetylene gas, MIG/TIG/ STICK welding, & Brazing repairs.
  • Minor Plumbing installations,modifications, and repairs
  • Supervise artisan assistants & apprentices as required.

Build relationships with Stakeholders and provide support as necessary

  • Develop and maintain positive work relationships within the team.
  • Contribute to the efficient and effective operation of the maintenance team, including maintaining punctuality, participating in flexible hours arrangements for Preventative maintenance and occasions of after-hours breakdowns, and providing shift cover & standby as required.



  • National Trade (N3) Certificate in Mechanical Fitter/ Fitter & Turning / Millwright.


  • Should have at least 3 years post trade maintenance experience in fitting & turning, of which 2 years in the food industry at processing plants is an added advantage.
  • Basic understanding of electrical and control systems.
  • Competent at basic oxy acetylene gas, MIG/TIG, STICK welding repairs with stainless steel and Mild steel materials.
  • Competent at maintenance of mechanical systems including hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Ability to develop hazard analysis and risk assessments on assigned jobs.
  • Knowledge of, and commitment to, maintenance planning techniques including continuous improvement approach.
  • Excellent Knowledge of ISO/HACCP/GMP, health and safety procedures.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Fluid mechanics & Hydraulic systems, Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office Package), Computerised maintenance management systems, Basic Electrical engineering, Health, safety, and food hygiene.
  • Time management, Attention to detail, Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, communication and interpersonal skills.


  • Valid Namibian driver’s license Code B
  • Namibian Citizenship.

Application Letter accompanied by a detailed CV which reflects career outline to date should be forwarded to:

Email: mrecruitment@meatco.com.na


Closing Date: 18 March 2022


– Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and documents will not be returned


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