at Bressan Civils
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Job Summary



Position summary:


Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes.

Responsibilities/ Accountabilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring,

equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and

power tools.

  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components,

using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a

breakdown and correct the problem

  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other


  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify

hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to

ensure compliance with codes

  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment

could be hazardous.

  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring,

equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters,

voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of


  • Maintain current electrician's license or identification card to meet

governmental regulations.

  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and

fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes

  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical

wiring, equipment, and fixtures.

  • Prepare sketches or follow blueprints to determine the location of

wiring and equipment and to ensure conformance to building and

safety codes

  • Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction

equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment

including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps

  • Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such

as motors

  • Perform business management duties such as maintaining records

and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment

  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools

and power tools.

  • Work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair

electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures

  • Place conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or

other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the

conduit to complete circuits between boxes

  • Construct and fabricate parts, using hand tools and specifications
  • Fasten small metal or plastic boxes to walls to house electrical

switches or outlets

  • Perform physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay

conduit and moving and lifting heavy objects

  • Provide preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and


  • Provide assistance during emergencies by operating floodlights and

generators, placing flares, and driving needed vehicles


Education/Skills Requirements

  • Grade 12
  • Trade Test N3
  • Driver’s License
  • Technical skills
  • Wireman’s license
  • First Aid certificate
  • SHE Representative certificate
  • Fire Fighting certificate
  • HIRA certificate
  • Incident Investigator certificate
  • Legal liability
  • No Criminal Record
  • 2 years+ Experience in telecommunication


Job Type: Temp/Full Time

Package & Remuneration: Market Related


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