SLP & WILTrainer

at Tshwane University of Technology
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Education
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


3 Year Fixed-Term: SLP and WILTrainer Mechatronics/Electronics Engineering

Post Level 12

Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment

Technology Station in Electronics (TSE)

Pretoria West Campus

Ref: 21/407b2


The Technology Station in Electronics (TSE) has a 3 year fixed-term contract position for a Trainer in Electronics Engineering at the Pretoria West Campus.


Core Functions


  • Interact with private companies to determine and develop programmes in line with their training requirements.
  • Promote training programmes to potential industry clients
  • Facilitation of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) for mechatronics, mechanical and electronics engineering students.
  • Support academic programmes linked to the Technology Station in Electronics.
  • Planning, content creation, training and facilitation of Community based training programmes.
  • Planning and maintenance of training facilities of the TSE.
  • Sourcing of funding for the creation and presentation of courses.
  • Report on training activities in line with SETA, TSE, TIA and TUT requirements.
  • Adhere to quality management system.
  • Adhere to SHE requirements of institution.


Minimum requirements:


  • Diploma in Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering (Light Current)
  • Must have a valid Drivers Licence
  • Required to work after hours when needed.
  • Required to travel when needed.




  • Previous experience working in or with the Technology Stations Program would be an advantage.
  • Experience in content development and presentation of short learning programmes.
  • Experience with the facilitation of learning experiences for Work Integrated Learning.
  • Planning, and execution of community-based training programmes or similar training activities.
  • Managing practical training sessions linked to an academic programme (Semester or Year Programme)
  • Training facility planning and implementation.
  • Promotion of training programmes.


Knowledge and Skills


  • Good verbal and communication skills.
  • Presentation to groups of people.
  • Planning and organizing.
  • Must have or be willing to obtain Fist Aid certification.
  • Previous training experience within mechatronics field required.
  • Be self-driven and able to work independently as well as in teams.
  • Be able to follow procedures and instructions.
  • Be willing to learn on the job and to perform under pressure.
  • Experienced in the use of Microsoft Office package with Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.
  • Electronic Design
  • Printed Circuit Board Layouts
  • Altium
  • Use Rapid Development Platform
  • Firmware Programming (C, C++, or other languages)


Registration with professional body (if applicable):


ECSA registration or eligibility to register with ECSA will be advantageous


Interested candidates can send their CV