Senior Technologist

at Eskom South Africa
Location Lephalale, Lephalale, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Science & Engineering
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Minimum Requirements



  • (M Dip Tech), (B Tech), (M Tech) or (National Higher Dipl-T4) – Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronics, Computer, Civil, Metallurgical or Industrial Engineering.


Professional Body


  • ECSA registered Pr. Technologist


Related Minimum Experience


  • 4 years’ experience in engineering design, design integration and engineering management in power generation technologies for materials handling plant, chemical plant, boiler emissions control, milling, draft group, burners, power plant processes, turbine centre 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


  • National Higher Dipl-T4 – Eight years post qualification experience

Skills and Competencies

  1. Behavioural
  • Strong drive to learn
  • Be results and delivery driven
  • Work as part of a team
  • Integrity


  1. Leadership
  • Strong communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Coaching and mentoring


  1. Knowledge
  • Technology strategy formulation
  • Technology forecasting
  • Road mapping
  • Management of technology projects
  • Risk analysis projects


  1. Skills
  • Strategic thinking
  • Negotiation,
  • Risk analysis principles
  • Communication
  • Presentation and leadership skills


  1. Attributes
  • Depth perception
  • Communication skills

Key Responsibilities

  • Produces and integrates engineering solutions/designs for asset creation on behalf of         customers at various stages of the project lifecycle
  • Provides a technical consulting and investigation service for
  • Develops and   approves    discipline    specific    philosophies,    technical    standards, procedures, work practices and specifications for approval
  • Provides input into discipline-specific technology vision, strategy  and direction setting
  • Conducts discipline-specific research into new technologies
  • Participates in national and international technical forums
  • Manages and  conducts  product,   equipment,   material,   service  and  change  impact evaluations
  • Provides professional technical  leadership  over engineers within  their own discipline


Interested candidates can send their CV