Principal Technical Official

at Eskom South Africa
Location Sandton, Katlehong, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Minimum Requirements

 

Qualification

  • N4 Certificate (Electrical) or Equivalent Plus
  • Relevant Electrical Trade

 

Experience

  • 3 Years Distribution operating and maintenance plus outcome 6 authorisation.

Skills and Competencies

 

  • Single phase tester
  • MV and LV line contraction skills
  • Good knowledge of low and high voltage systems up to 132kv.
  • PrDP
  • Coaching skills, appropriate valid driver’s licence, outcome 6 authorisation.
  • Safety management competency.

Key Responsibilities

 

MAINTAIN by:

1.1. PERFORMS PLANNED MAINTENANCE ON NETWORKS, UP TO AND INCLUDING 132kv IN ACCORDANCE WITH POLICIES, DIRECTIVES, PROCEDURES, STANDARDS, WORK PRACTICES, GUIDELINES AND SERVICE AGREEMENTS

 

  1. REPAIR by :

2.1. RESPONDS TO CALL OUTS AND PROMPTS FROM THE DISPATCHER DURING ABNORMAL CONDITIONS AND POWER SUPPLY INTERRUPTIONS ON A 24 HOUR BASIS TO MINIMISE CUSTOMER OUTAGES

2.2 DECIDES ON AND NEGOTIATES WITH CONTROL THE SECTIONALIZING ANG HV/MV/LV FAULT FINDING TECHNIQUES TO BE EMPLOYED TO FIND THE FAULT AND RESTORE THE SUPPLY.

2.3 ACCPTING/ EXECUTING PERMISSION TO OPERATE/ PERMISSION TO SECTIONALISE FROM CONTROL.

2.4 EXECUTING OPERATING UNDER INSTRUCTION OF CONTROL.

2.5 RAPIDLY RESTORES SUPPLY TO CUSTOMERS.

 

  1. BUILD by:

3.1. CREATES ASSETS ON NETWORKS UP TO AND INCLUDING 132KV IN ACCORDANCE WITH POLICIES, DIRECTIVES, PROCEDURES, STANDARDS, WORK PRACTICES, GUIDELINES AND SERVICE AGREEMENTS

 

  1. HEALTH AND SAFETY by:

4.1. ENSURES A SAFE WORKING ENVIRONMENT AND ELIMINATE UNSAFE ACTS COMPLYING WITH STATUTORY AND ESKOM REQUIREMENTS

 

  1. TRAINING by:

5.1. PROVIDES ON JOB TRAINING TO TECHNICAL OFFICIALS SENIOR TECHNICAL OFFICIALS AND STAFF IN TRAINING.

 

  1. CUSTOMER SERVICE by :

6.1. PROVIDES A ONE STOP TECHNICAL SERVICE TO CUSTOMERS.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV