Job Title

Senior Maintenance Plumber

Western Cape
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R40000 - R45000 Per Month
Sector: Utilities
Posted: 5 January 2024

Job Details

A business offering smart or prepaid water meters, alternative water solutions and management to apartment blocks and new developments around Cape Town is looking for a Senior Maintenance Plumber to join their team 

This role is perfect for an energetic individual with a can-do attitude and deep appreciation for being involved in impactful work as there are exceptional growth opportunities in the business.


  • Conduct site inspections for new business proposals, obtain project quotes, and oversee installations.

  • Develop project plans outlining tasks, timelines, and resource requirements.
  • Provide site report and pics, and advise on requirements
  • Conduct inspections to ensure work meets industry standards and client expectations.
  • Communicate regularly with clients to provide project updates, address concerns, and ensure satisfaction.
  • Ensure projects adhere to standards, provide site reports and manage queries promptly.
  • Offer information on the company and products to clients.
  • Label prepaid meters correctly, program smart meters, and manage metering proposals.
  • Handle reticulation management, create meter hierarchies, and allocate meters to customers.
  • Address meter faults, monitor water costs, and respond to alarm notifications.
  • Keep records of alarms and resolutions, conduct on-site readings using handheld devices, and activate
  • Watereye client systems.
  • Manage Airdrive borehole monitoring and investigate utility services for new buildings.
  • Perform general on-site investigations to assist with utility queries. 


  • Tertiary qualification in plumbing (non-negotiable)


  • Registered PIRB
  • Proven experience within the utility field
  • Proven experience with project management
  • Knowledge of smart water meters (advantageous)
  • Relevant experience in a similar role

Skills and Attributes: 

  • Project management and execution.

  • Proficient in addressing technical issues hands-on
  • Proven organisational skills and good time management
  • Client Relationship Management
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Computer literate
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work in a fast moving  environment
  • Able to work independently and within a team
  • Customer service orientated
  • Deadline driven