Chief Engineer

at Eskom South Africa
Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Engineering
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Johannesburg

Description

 

Minimum Requirements

Qualification(s):

 

 BSc Eng or B Eng in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Mechatronic, Computer, Civil, Chemical, Metallurgical, Industrial Engineering

 

 Professional Registration Body:  ECSA as a Professional Engineer

 

Experience:

 

7 years: Experience in  engineering  design,  design  integration  and engineering  management  in power generation technologies for materials  handling  plant,  low  pressure services  plant,  chemical plant,  boiler emissions  control, milling,  draft group,  burners,  power  plant processes, turbine center line,  pumps,  gas turbines,  high pressure equipment,  feed heating  and cooling,  solar  plants,  wind energy  plant and related  chemistry  systems,  electrical, C&I  and civil.

 

Skills and Competencies

 

 Behavioral

 

 Strong drive to learn,

 Be results and delivery focused,

 Be able to work as part of a team,

 Integrity,

 Safety consciousness,

 Professionalism.

 

 Leadership

 

 Strong communication skills,

 Entrepreneurial mind-set,

 Ability to build effective relationships and delivery on expectations,

 Coaching and mentoring.

 

 Knowledge

 

 Technology Strategy Formulation

 Technology Forecasting

 Technology Road mapping

 Management of Technology Projects

 Risk analysis principles

 Project management principles

 Sound knowledge and understanding of all electrical plant systems, network design and operation

 Electrical System analytical skills

 Understanding of Design Base, OTS and Maintenance Base

 Knowledge of Business Processes Management

 Superior Analytical and Problem-Solving Ability

 

 Skill

 Strategic thinking skills

 Negotiation skills

 Risk analysis principles

 Project management principles

 Sound knowledge and understanding of all electrical plant systems, network design and operation

 Electrical System analytical skills

 Financial management skills

 Communication and presentation skills

 Leadership skills

 

 Attributes

 Depth perception,

 Communication skills.

 

 

 

 Assessment

 

 Interview,

 Demonstrate experience

 Use scenario sketching,

 Ability to see the big picture,

 Psychometric Assessment

Key Responsibilities

 

 Develops discipline-specific technology vision, strategy and direction setting

 Develops and approves discipline specific philosophies, technical standards, procedures, work practices and specifications

 Produces and integrates complex engineering solutions/designs for asset creation on behalf of customers at various stages of the project lifecycle

 Plans and controls discipline-specific research into new technologies

 Represents Eskom in national and international technical forums

 Manages and conducts complex product, equipment, material, service, and change impact evaluations

 Provides complex   technical consulting and investigation service for customers (OU support)

 Provides professional technical leadership over senior engineers and engineers within their own discipline

 

Interested candidates can send their CVs