Electrical Technician

Job title: Electrical Technician

Company: Abantu Staffing Solutions

Job description: Overview/Purpose, Day to day running of Electrical Services in Engineering Department reporting to MAINTENANCE MANAGER.Min Requirements:

  • Must have passed Trade Test as an Electrician and at least 10 years factory experience
  • Must be able to design and build electrical control circuits (e.g. starters, motors and protection).
  • Ability to install, repair, program and maintain DC and AC variable speed drives and motors.
  • Advanced knowledge of PLC programming and instrument control system.
  • Wireman’s licence or certificate of installations are also added advantages.
  • Knowledge of HT transformers, HT switching and power factor correction is preferable.
  • Must have own transport or access to transport to report to site after hours.


  • To ensure that the routine preventative maintenance is carried out.
  • Respond to work and breakdown requests and orders.
  • To fill in daily timesheets, reports on call outs and breakdowns.
  • To carry out small development projects, modifications, additions and alterations to existing plant and machinery.
  • To carry out the safety programme as required by S.E.I.F.S.A. programme.
  • To adhere the sections of the law applicable to the factory and the Regulations according to the O.H.S. Act and the S.H.E. Act.
  • To carry out the annual shutdown maintenance function to plant and machinery according to the scheduled programme.
  • To perform general engineering workshop all reasonable duties as given by the Maintenance Manager.
  • Be prepared to work weekend overtime and shifts if and when required.
  • Adhere to and comply to ISO standards.

Expected salary: R30000 – 35000 per month

Location: East London, Eastern Cape

Job date: Thu, 28 Mar 2024 03:50:18 GMT

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