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Transnet is looking for an Electrician: To provide new electrical installations in the port as required

Transnet is looking for an Electrician: To provide new electrical installations in the port as required


Install, maintain, and repair all aspects of electrical lighting and power supplies to buildings and structures including tracing and repair of faults.


Transnet is looking for an Electrician: To provide new electrical installations in the port as required

The closing date is on . It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that HR has received the application before the closing date of the advertisement.

Position Purpose

To undertake fault finding, repair, maintenance, refurbishment, and alteration of existing electrical installations, plant and equipment, and to provide new electrical installations in the port as required; to ensure an effective electrical distribution and maintenance service is supplied in the port and its clients.

Position Outputs

1. Maintenance, fault finding and- repairs to single and three phase motors, starters and associated electrical control equipment.
2. Provide low voltage distribution cabling to L V switchboard, kiosks, mini substations and substations including cable jointing and terminations.
3. Maintenance, fault-finding and repairs to emergency diesel standby plant.
4. Maintenance, fault finding and repairs to electro-mechanical plant and associated electrical equipment such as fire-fighting pumping installations and pollution control installations.
5. Assemble, erect and maintain all aspects of high and medium masts (including electrified marshalling yards), security, road and area lighting.
6. Install, maintain, and repair all aspects of electrical lighting and power supplies to buildings and structures including tracing and repair of faults.
7. Maintenance, fault finding and repairs to sewer stations and pumps and associated electrical equipment.
8. Under the guidance of an accredited Master Electrician inspect, maintain, fault find and repair flame proof equipment and installations, (class 1, class 2, class 22) located in hazardous areas in accordance with SANS10142 Wiring Regulations and OHSAct Installation Regulations.
9. Undertake new electrical installations in accordance with SANS10142 Regulations and OHSAct Installation Regulations.
10. Under the guidance of a certificated electrician (Category A Brown), assist with work on high voltage installation and equipment repairs in terms of Transnet Electrical Safety Instructions.
11. General electrical refurbishment and upgrade of electrical installations.
12. Repairs to electrical workshop tools and equipment as required.
13. Installation of electricity billing meters and the reading thereof.
14. Cleaning and servicing of electrical plant and equipment.
15. Read and interpret electrical schematics and wiring diagrams.
16. Undertake minor mechanical repairs to plant and equipment.
17. Maintenance, fault finding and repairs to battery chargers and batteries.
18. Respond to breakdown ca/fs on buildings and area lighting installations/distribution during normal working hours only.
19. Monitor operation of cathodi9 protection installations and test points associated with protection of metallic underground services and pipelines and carry out minor maintenance repairs.
20. Electrical maintenance and repairs to existing low voltage electrical infrastructure, lighting, plant and equipment in order to optimise the availability of electro-mechanical infrastructure, lighting and electrical power supply to clients and meet statutory requirements.
21. Electrical modification and refurbishment to existing infrastructure and equipment to extend service life and ensure continued reliable service.
22. Maintain electrical tools and equipment to ensure continuous availability for use by operators and maintenance personnel and meet statutory requirements.
23. Electrical alterations and additions to electrical installations in buildings and for area lighting in order to satisfy client requirements and meet statutory requirements.
24. Respond to breakdown calls from clients during normal working hours and carry out repairs to ensure an effective electrical service is provided to port clients.
25. Carry out new electrical installation projects to ensure effective completion of projects on time and to client requirements.

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications & Experience: • Qualified Trade Test Certificate. • Grade 12 as advantage. • C Green/ A Brown licence as advantage • Wireman Licence as advantage • Valid driver’s licence • 3 Years Working Experience

Competencies

Knowledge required: • Knowledge of OHS Act and Electrical Installation regulations; • SANS 10142; • Wiring Code of Practice. • Knowledge of NOSA safety practice and First Aid • Knowledge of electrical maintenance, associated hand fools, plant and materials • Electrical circuit fault finding; interpretation of elect. schematics & wiring diagrams • Knowledge of building, area and high/medium mast lighting • Transnet Electrical Safety Instructions Skills Required: • Single and 3 phase motors and control systems • Maintenance of low voltage general distribution, lighting, low voltage cable installation and cable jointing, and low voltage protection systems • Knowledge of battery chargers and battery maintenance • Organising skills • Knowledge of basic welding and brazing • Decision-making • Communication skills

DEADLINE: Julst 1st, 2024

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