Senior Technician Secondary Plant (Protection)Transmission Merenskey Substation(Steelpoort)

Position : Senior Technician Secondary Plant (Protection)Transmission Merenskey Substation(Steelpoort)Vacancy type: Internal

Task Grade : T12

Area of Speacialization : To ensure that the Secondary Plant is operated and maintained in a safe and effective manner in order that a continuity of supply is sustained and that Grid & Organizational objectives are met.

Department : Secondary Plant

Business Unit : Northern Grid

Location : South Africa (Limpopo)

Reference Number : 5001089039OM

Closing Date : 1/11/2022

Minimum Requirements

• National Diploma / National N Diploma Electrical at NQF 6 with 240 Credits


• 3 years Technical experience

Skills and Competencies
o Integrity
o Honesty
o Trustworthiness
o Professionalism

o Team player
o Motivating teams
o Coaching
o Mentoring
o Developing etc.

o Investigation Procedures
o Knowledge of Eskom’s procedures & standards
o Knowledge of Eskom’s business & financial procedures
o Knowledge of statutory / legislative requirements
o Basic understanding of Secondary Plant Systems
o Knowledge of the Transmission Network, Plant & equipment 

o Communication skills
o Computer/Operating Technology (OT) skills
o Technical knowledge and analytical skills to diagnose problems in electrical equipment or systems and develop appropriate solutions
o Negotiation skills
o Leadership skills
o Interpersonal skills

Key Responsibilities
• Planned Maintenance
• Audits
• Commissioning
• Breakdown Maintenance
• Secondary Plant Performance Enhancement / Fault Investigation
• Administration
• Safety / Housekeeping
• Mentoring and coaching
• Emergency Preparedness
• Safety and Risk Management
• Financial Management