Switchgear Technician Required By the Switchgear Co

  • Full Time
  • Midrand, South Africa

Faljo Halderman

SWITCHGEAR TECHNICIAN (THE SWITCHGEAR COMPANY)

Position in Midrand/Gauteng

PLEASE NOTE: PLEASE READ ADVERT CAREFULLY AS INCOMPLETE AND UNQUALIFIED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED

SUMMARY OF OUR COMPANY

AMJ Electrical Services (The Switchgear Co) was formed in 1996 to provide a service to heavy

industry, light industry and commercial businesses. Our core business is the testing,

maintenance, repairs and installations of low, medium and high voltage switchgear and associated

equipment up to 132KV.

PERSONAL REQUIREMENTS:

1. Willing to travel extensively and live away from home

2. Willing to work long unpredictable hours

3. Have initiative, energy, be self-motivated and be passionate about their work

4. Can work under pressure

5. Have good organisational skills

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as per responsibilities below

1. Must have passed an electrical trade test

2. Be in position of a valid driver’s licence

3. Be in possession of a valid passport

4. Must be computer literate

THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL INCLUDE:

1. Manage work allocated in the workshop and on site

2. Perform electrical maintenance & carry out tests on LV, MV & HV switchgear & associated equipment

3. Fault find on LV, MV & HV switchgear, protection & associated equipment

4. Retrofit LV, MV & HV switchgear protection & associated equipment & carry out commissioning

5. Install new LV, MV & HV switchgear protection & associated equipment & carry out commissioning

6. Ability to read & interpret specifications & drawings

7. LV & MV jointing and termination experience

8. Panel wiring, construction & installation

9. Labour management including other electricians, apprentices & technical assistants

10. Ordering & receiving of materials

11. OHS & QA documentation

12. Liaising with builders, foremen & project managers during contract works

13. Dealing with a wide range of people in all levels of the building / sub-contracting industry

14. Experience across a broad range of systems

15. Good working knowledge of current electrical standards & regulations

APPLICATIONS MUST CONTAIN THE FOLLOWING:

1. Comprehensive CV including copies of all qualifications

2. Work references with contact names & numbers

3. Last payslip received

PACKAGE INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING:

1. Competitive salary with 13th cheque

2. Pension and med aid

3. Vehicle for local travel

APPLICATIONS TO BE SENT TO:

[email protected]

REQUIREMENTS TO BE ACCEPTED FOR AN INTERVIEW:

To qualify for an interview, you will be required to carry out various competency tests. These tests will take approx. 5 hours

CLOSING DATE 29-10-2020

If you have not had response to application by 31/10/2020, regard application as unsuccessful