|Location||Vanderbijlpark, South Africa|
Key Performance Areas include but not limited to:
Construct and install new or upgrade existing electrical networks including cables, distribution
lines, substations, transformers, distribution and metering panels.
Repairs and Maintenance: On High Tension (HT) networks (11000 Volt). This would include
cable joints, terminations etc.
Ensure scheduled planned and predictive maintenance and ensure uninterrupted and optimum
functionality of electrical power supply system.
Test and maintain electrical networks, electrical protection and metering equipment, standby
generators, building electrical, electrical switchgear and substations.
Performs specialized tasks such as low and high voltage cable fault finding, termination and
jointing, switchgear and transformer maintenance.
Inspect transformers and circuit breakers and other electrical components for maintenance,
repair and/or replacement.
Ensure installations and safety procedures and guidelines are complied with and tasks
executed in accordance with standards associated with quality workmanship.
Repairs and Maintenance: Electrical wiring to all buildings, Lighting circuits and luminaires.
Ensure health and safety compliance to OHS Act at all times is adhered to, by Staff and
Contractors working on University networks
Qualification and Experience:
Qualified Installation Electrician (NQF level 6) plus approximately 3 years post apprenticeship
Trade Tested Electrical Artisan with a Competency Certificate
GMR2 Registered in Electrical Engineering
Between 5 - 10 Years’ experience in running a facility of similar complexity – as a 3 Phase
Electrical Installation Electrician including the following areas:
o Electrical systems and distribution networks
o Light and heavy current voltage systems
o Maintaining power sub-stations
o Fault diagnosis, maintenance and repair of general electrical equipment
o Installation, maintenance and repair of general lighting equipment
o Specific experience in Generator installations
Previous experience in safety and working with the regulations as laid down by OHS Act.
ORHVS Switching Regulations three (3) phase electrical installation electrician practical
experience in the industry
A Code 8 Drivers Licence
Experience in Renewable energy field will be an added advantage
At least one year supervision experience or be in possession of a supervision certificate.
Good understanding of the OHS Act and other industry applicable legislations
Skills and Competencies:
Planning, organising, monitoring and control.
Strong communication skills at different levels
Analytical skills - Attention to detail
Stakeholder engagement skills at a professional level
Positive attitude and solutions driven personality
Report writing skills
Strong adherence to corporate values
Highly ethical in all business dealings
Efficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint)
Excellent Presentation Skills
Standby and call out will be required
Interested candidates can send their CV