Takealot Job Application 2022 – Automation Technician

Website Takealot


Takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Automation Technician to join our team at the Cape Town Warehouse. We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us. We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.


  • Effective planning, including timeous spares procurement for planned repairs and breakdown repairs.
  • Ensure maximum line efficiency, throughput rate, maximise up time and effectively manage critical spares as required for the DC to actively ensure correct spares holding and minimise cost and downtime.
  • Support implementation of projects, active execution and support of continuous improvement projects to support the warehouse drive to improve quality, throughput whilst minimising cost.
  • Ensure that all equipment is operating in design specification parameters to eliminate down time; effective implementation and execution of the equipment preventative maintenance system.
  • Execution of and adherence to all safety requirements, inspection and repairs as and when required


  • Comfortable with change and excellent team player
  • Strong organizational & prioritization skills
  • Ability to interact with internal & external stakeholders at all levels
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Be able to work in a pressured environment.


  • Grade 12, Maths & Science
  • Preferable wiremans license and experience of OHS systems.
  • At least 3 or more years of related work and knowledge


  • Company: Takealot
  • Vacancy Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Application Deadline: SEE APPLICATION PAGE 

To apply for this job please visit www.takealot.com.