Reporting to: Team Leader

Department: Production – Distribution Transformers Plant – Cape Town


A career opportunity exists for a Multi-Skilled Hyster Driver at SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA based at the Cape Town Distribution Plant. The candidate will be required to operate the Hyster in a safe manner, however, not specifically limited to this function.  The preferred candidate will be a multi skilled individual who will be required to assist with Operational Requirements. Adherence to the Health and Safety Act is imperative, the candidate must also work according to SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA quality standards, follow procedures and instructions.


  • Operate the Hyster in a safe manner.
  • Comply with Health and Safety regulations.
  • Assist in Production (other departments) where needed.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Valid hyster license.

Core Competencies

  • Good Communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Resilience/ perseverance and teamwork.
  • Able to work under pressure.
  • Attention to detail.

Deadline: 30 November 2022

Contact Details

CV’s accompanied by a covering letter must be submitted to or  with the job title and applicant’s name in the subject line. If the applicant does not comply with above instructions the application will be unsuccessful.

Psychometric assessments may be one of the methods utilised to determine the successful candidate.

SGB-SMIT POWER MATLA is committed to fair and ethical recruitment practices to achieve sustainable inclusion and diversity without compromising on performance.

Telephone Number: +27 21 505-3000.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.