Advert Ref: RMQ749

Advert Title: Technical Assistant

Area: La Lucia, Durban

Advert Type: Full-Time

Working Hours: 40 Hours

Time Conditions: Dayshift

Salary: R15,000 – R26,000

Closing Date: 22 October 2022


La Lucia Healthcare Hospital is recruiting a Technical Assistant who will be responsible for the following: 

• Basic hand skills for the purpose of assisting with general maintenance tasks.

• Assistance with building and painting.

• Routine maintenance checks.

• Supervised maintenance of air-conditioning systems, with its associated filter cleaning, and assistance with cleaning of ducts and equipment, form part of the day-to-day routine of this position.

• Assisting with minor structural changes in and around the facility.

• Moving of doctor’s rooms and associated equipment and furniture

• Assisting in putting up and preparing of walls, dry walls and other partitioning.

• Supervised maintenance, treating and painting of carports, parking areas, peripheral fencing, and roofing structures in general.

• Supervised general building, plant and machinery maintenance.

• Supervised general cleaning and maintenance of Hospital property


• Qualification in or equivalent to Technical Assistant level

• Ability to provide fast, efficient, quality workmanship always


• Availability for standby, call out and overtime when necessary

• Must have driver’s license

• Relevant working experience in building maintenance, plumbing, and carpentry

• Ability to carry out basic electrical fault finding

• Relevant hospital experience will be a recommendation


• Basic skills with general tools

• Good hand skills

• Good skills with power tools

• Familiar with safe workshop practice

• Customer oriented with good interpersonal skills. 

• Ability to work under pressure and adapt to change with good planning and organisational skills

• Ability to problem solve and work within stringent timelines

• Team working and approachable

Interested Applicants who meet the requirements may apply here on our website or use the email address of La Lucia Hospital HR Manager STELLA VAN ROOY []. Applicants will be conducted shortly, Should you not be contacted in 14 days of your application, Please consider your application unsuccessful and thank you for your interest in our healthcare group.