Eskom | Engineering Assistant Electrical X2

Eskom | Engineering Assistant Electrical X2

Task Grade: T10

Area of Specialization: Perform in a safe and effective manner, servitudes and line maintenance, defect repairs on Transmission lines using approved tools, equipment, procedures, and techniques to ensure optimal Line performance and sustainable and continuous quality of supply.

Department: Lines and Servitudes

Business Unit: East Grid

Location: South Africa (Kwa-Zulu Natal)

Reference Number : 5001025286SD

Closing Date: 03/06/2021

Minimum Requirements


• Trade Test (Qualified Artisan – Electrical)

Minimum Related Experience:

• 3 Years minimum Transmission network and discipline-related equipment (Lines and HV Plant) experience.

Skills and Competencies

o Good Listener
o Trustworthiness
o Interpersonal relations
o Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
o Ability to work under extreme weather conditions

o Team player
o Motivating teams
o Coaching and mentoring

o Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
o Lines and Servitude
o Basic Line Construction
o Vegetation Management
o Eskoms’ Business, procedures, directives, Conditions of Service and Financial Procedures
o Transmission Network
o Occupational Health and Safety Act and dangerous substances
o ORHVS Authorization to take handover

o Basic Rigging Skills
o First Aid skills
o Negotiation skills
o Communic ation skills
o OHRVS Authorisation
o 4X4 Driving skills
o Ability to work at heights

Key Responsibilities

• Perform line inspection, servitude maintenance, and hardware defect repairs
• Perform line fault investigations
• Participate in restoration operations during power line emergencies
• Compliance to Zero Harm principles
• Maintain tools and equipment

“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

“Eskom is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity plan of Eskom and its employment equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited, to candidates from under-represented designated groups.  Eskom reserves the right not to make an appointment to the posts as advertised.  Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply for positions.”Eskom | Engineering Assistant Electrical X2 3



Caterpillar | Internship Opportunity 2021 / 2022

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *