MHWirth is looking for a Mechanical Assistant


Position: Mechanical Assistant


Plan and schedule projects, estimate time and materials, support workshop activities, maintain records and files and prepare reports.


  • Provide technical assistance for staff in workshop and warehouse
  • Support and undertake installations, maintenance
  • Examine mechanical services for proper working procedures
  • Inspect mechanical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes
  • Conduct preservation of equipment and spare parts in accordance with company standards and schedules
  • Maintain storage & preservation data base
  • Employee may be requested to operate company vehicle, overhead cranes, and/or corporate forklifts for business purposes


  • HSSE input including HSSE observation cards and participation in all MHWirth HSSE related strategies and initiatives
  • Preservation reports  and logs
  • To adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.


  • HSSEQ meetings and emergency drills
  • Internal meetings, Tool-Box talk, JRA etc.
  • Customer meetings as required
  • Improvement of work processes


  • Stop work / products not delivered in accordance with MHWirth quality standards
  • Stop any unsafe work or acts

Key Interfaces

  •  Workshop Manager, Overhaul Manager

Competence Requirements

  • Basic English  skills both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of Mechanics/Hydraulics
  • Practical experience in Mechanics/Hydraulics
  • Basic practical and theoretical knowledge of Electricity
  • Good computer skills
  • Comfortable with working at heights
  • High focus on HSSE
  • Two (2) Years’ relevant experience
  • Competent with Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc)
  • Excellent verbal communication skills               
  • Ability to work as an individual and as part of a team
  • Ability to take initiative and be accountable for own decisions and actions
  • Ability to focus on and bring to conclusion to multiple tasks
  • Ability to work under pressure and on own initiative
  • Ability to pre-empt situations and react positively
  • Organized and methodical, high integrity and ethical values
  • Experience of working in and supporting relevant workshop environments including the practical use of workshop equipment
  • Competence in the use and support of relevant equipment and facilities associated with workshops
  • Understanding of HSSE procedures with respect to the work environment
  • Demonstrable IT literacy and knowledge/experience of relevant software and support

Eligible candidates may apply to [email protected] with subject line “Mechanical Assistant”.