Eskom | Artisan – Electrical Heavy Current (3 POSTS)

Eskom | Artisan – Electrical Heavy Current (3 POSTS)

Task Grade: T09

Area of Specialization: To provide a safe, organized, and planned, complex centralized maintenance service within the Grid in respect to HV Plant and associated equipment

Department: Primary (HV) Plant Management

Business Unit: Western Grid

Location: South Africa (Western Cape)

Reference Number :  5000963819DJ

Closing Date: 10/12/2020

Minimum Requirements


• Qualified Artisan (Trade test)


• Completed practical training

Skills and Competencies

• Organising and planning skills
• Knowledge of work site requirements
• Communication skills
• Co-ordinating skills
• Knowledge of plant, equipment, and apparatus
• Knowledge of local operating procedures and requirements
• Computer and analytical skills
• Knowledge of switchgear maintenance and testing procedures
• Knowledge of  transformer maintenance and testing procedures
• Maintenance skills to execute maintenance and testing procedures as required

Key Responsibilities

• Maintenance of HV Plant
• Inspections
• Fault investigations
• Safety
• Environmental
• Documentation and Configuration Management
• Nonoutage related activities and condition monitoring

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