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Job Title
Flying Technician
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
02 February 2024
Job Reference No.

Job Description


  • B.Sc. Electronics or equivalent 3-year tertiary qualification from a recognised tertiary institution
  • Minimum of 3 years post-graduate experience related to mechanical and electrical fault finding and development of technical solutions
  • Previous experience in dealing with automotive product support issues of a technical nature
  • Literature authoring skills in any Windows-based PC language
  • Thorough vehicle product knowledge
  • Knowledge of the Company's group service systems
  • Knowledge of the Company's dealer network
  • Experience with EV and high-voltage systems
  • A good degree of business acumen
  • Ability to listen and communicate effectively at all levels
  • Good written and verbal communication skills at all levels
  • Good negotiation and interpersonal skills; able to deal with conflict constructively
  • Excellent planning and organizing skills, with an organized and methodical approach to tasks
  • Effective problem-solving abilities, combined with logical visual and spatial thinking skills.
  • Ability to analyse data sets effectively
  • High level of detail consciousness/ accuracy
  • High level of energy, enthusiasm and work commitment
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently to high-quality standards
  • Be willing and able to travel extensively throughout South Africa in the ambit


  • Plan, prepare and do technical dealer analysis
  • Flying nationally to repair complex problems to the correct safety and quality standards on vehicles at the Company's dealers
  • Performing root-cause analysis of complex vehicle problems and assisting in developing dealer training content and material to address shortcomings
  • Planning and preparing dealer analysis, identifying weak areas in the Company's dealer network on technical issues and non-conformance to the Company's Service Core Process
  • Ensuring the most economical method of diagnosis and repair is available to the Company's dealer network
  • Assess training needs and recommend actions
  • Analysing technical skills gaps at the dealer and conducting in-house training at the dealer level
  • Analysing tools and equipment status at the dealer level and recommending corrective actions
  • Reporting back to the Company on the technical requirements for its dealer network and recommending specific training programs to address the identified shortcomings
  • Up-skilling the Company's dealer network on the vehicle diagnosis process
  • Developing and implementing a user-friendly feedback loop for guided fault-finding telematic support for the dealer network
  • Liaising between all divisions within the Company
  • Establish a working relationship with the technical support centre and customer interaction centre
  • Implement a process of identifying weak dealers based on the information from TSC and CIC
  • Agree on the dealers that need attention with TSC and CIC
  • Implement regularly scheduled meetings with TSC/ CIC to follow up on actions taken and agree on the next actions
  • Together with TSC/ CIC plan for and ensure that high-profile customer cases are given priority
  • Providing support with the preparation of new model launch vehicles
  • Providing support concerning the repeat repair reduction programme
  • Reporting to the Company's management
  • Implement systems of reporting to the Company's management on dealer network progress and the status on actions conducted by the flying technician
  • Integrate the regional after-sales manager in the dealer visits to ensure that action plans are properly implemented and monitored



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