In this apprenticeship position you will obtain wide-ranging qualifications in both mechanical-electrical and electronics. The Mechatronic Technician bridges the gap between mechanical systems and electronics.
With the aid of design drawings, circuit diagrams and technical documentation, you will assist in assembling a variety of mechanical, hydraulic and electronic components into sub-assemblies and then into functional products, like sawing machines, for example.
The program provides an understanding of the various components so that they can be adapted to one another. Electrical modifications are carried out and documented. Mechanical and electrical malfunctions are localized and corrected. Sawing machines and other equipment are put into operation and defects corrected, including in terms of services provided.
The applicant should possess manual abilities as well as a good command of school-level Maths and English. It is expected that the applicant will take pleasure in working with technology and in solving mechanical and electrical problems and also have the ability to improvise and demonstrate independent initiative in dealing with assignments. With a view to eventual assignments in the field, mobility is also desired.