Automation Technician

Reference: 9464 MLR
Consultant: Michelle le Roux 

Job Description: 

  • Technical support primarily DF products, but scope of work will also include support on the entire basket of products available.
  • Development of Auto Cad drawings & design
  • Completion of reports
  • Assist in the undertaking of technical projects & Beta Sites as and when needed
  • Assist with Assembly.
  • Automation irrigation dosing units
  • Controllers in cabinets with protection devices
  • Radio units
  • Testing software + hardware (beta sites)
  • Wiring of cabinets and panels
  • Troubleshoot
  • Controller hardware
  • Controller software
  • Telephonic support to dealers and end users
  • On-Site support to dealers and end users – South Africa & SADC Countries
  • Training on DF Products
  • Training of dealers and end users on correct usage of automation equipment
  • Filter Bank
  • Where required assist with the servicing of filter banks and back flush controllers
  • Drip Installations
  • Assist with onsite Drip installation in either South Africa of associated SADC countries.
  • Provide training on products related to filters, drip, valves – specific to the installation type and or environment where such equipment is used.


  • National Diploma/BTech/Degree in Engineering/Electrical/Electronic/Mechatronics
  • Drivers Licence
  • 3-5 years’ relevant experience
  • ELV electrical systems
  • VSD / PLC
  • Computer hardware systems
  • Hydraulics / Flow Dynamics
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor drawings
  • Be able to work alone and make accurate decisions
  • Be innovative
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.