Eaton Corporation VSD Technician_Wadeville in Wadeville, South Africa

Repair variable speed drive technician, uses formal electronic education and experience to assembly, calibrate, test, and repair variable speed drive and related components to meet and exceed customer expectations.

Receiving, analyzing and repair of faulty units

Reporting to the client in writing and keeping proper record of repair and returns

Preparing and submitting warranty claims

Keeping record of all warranty claims

Technical support for the Drives, Automation

Repairs and warranties

Administration of the VSD service center



Telephonic support for customers, branches

Onsite support for customers, branches

Site meetings

Problem evaluation

Must have knowledge schematic diagrams

Must be willing to travel out of town occasionally

Assist customers with price / availability enquiries, check stock spare parts

Process Sales Orders on system, issue Delivery Notes and ensure that goods are invoiced once POD has been received

Prepare written, quotations, including cost calculations, data sheets

General admin


Grade 12

Tertiary Qualification N4 or N6

Computer Literate

Excel, Outlook ,Word

Able to read schematic diagrams

10 Years Work experience in electrical related service and repairs

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: Sales EMEA

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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