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10 December 2021

fixed term Electrician - Platinum Weekly Ad



Scope of job:

  • Ensure that electrical equipment is operated and maintained safely, according to the regulatory requirements of the MHSA and company policies and procedures.
  • Execute planned maintenance work as scheduled to ensure plant reliability and availability.
  • Conduct inspections as required by regulatory requirements and company procedures.
  • Attend electrical and mechanical breakdowns with the emphasis on MTTR and quality of work.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities: 


  • Maintain Health and Safety standards and compliance with regards to company policy and regulatory requirements as set out in the MHSAct.
  • Inspect and test the correct operation of safety devices fitted to machinery, as required by the MHSAct regulations and company procedures.
  • Inspect and maintain electrical equipment during planned maintenance shutdowns.
  • Attend breakdowns, and conduct fault finding on LV and MV circuits as required.
  • Inspect and maintain LV and MV switchgear and substations.
  • Conduct risk assessments in the area of responsibility.
  • Assist with the Isolation, Lockout and Test out of machinery before any work is conducted.
  • Take responsibility for legal inspections as per appointment.
  • Do risk assessment(s) in the area of responsibility.
  • Maintenance of LV and MV electrical equipment, including electrical reticulation, related switchgear and safety devices.
  • Perform switching of LV and MV switchgear.
  • Perform maintenance, inspection and changing of motors and switchgear.
  • Maintain and inspect PLC and related control equipment.
  • Perform electrical inspections.
  • Fault-finding and repair on LV and MV electrical installations.
  • Perform standby duties and attend to call outs when required.

Job Specifications- Qualifications; Experience; Knowledge, skills and attributes: 


  • Grade 12 with a Minimum NQF 5 Electrical Heavy current qualification
  • Electrician Certificate, Red seal Section 13/26D.
  • A minimum of 5 years electrical and instrumentation experience on a process plant.
  • Valid code 08 driver’s license.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Problem solving skills.

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