ESKOM | Senior Technician (Transmission Division) [2 POSTS]

ESKOM | Senior Technician (Transmission Division) [2 POSTS]

Task Grade: T12

Area of Specialization: To independently maintain, commission, diagnose faults, and repair Telecommunications equipment in accordance with Eskom Telecommunication’s Standards, Procedures, Directives, Work Practices, Guidance, Policies, and Service Agreement

Department: Operations and Field Services

Business Unit: Telecommunications

Location: South Africa (Kwa-Zulu Natal)

Reference Number : 5000964926TMO

Closing Date: 10/16/2020

Minimum Requirements


• National Diploma  or National N Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Light Current)


• 3 years of Job-related experience in Telecommunications

Professional Registration Body: Registerable as an Engineering Technician with ECSA

Skills and Competencies

• Behavioural

o Integrity
o Honesty
o Trustworthiness

• Leadership

o Team player
o Motivating teams
o Approachable

• Knowledge

o Technical
o Telecommunication
o Construction
o Safety

• Skills

o Technical Application
o Communication
o Computer
o Analytical
o Innovative

• Attributes

o Cognitive
o Physical

Key Responsibilities

• Installation, Commissioning, and Maintenance of Telecommunications equipment
• Leadership responsibility for fieldwork execution
• Quality Assurance
• Special Investigations
• Technical Consultancy & Advice
• Mentoring and coaching
• Site Management

​“If you have not been contacted within 28 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.”

“Eskom is committed to equality, employment equity, and diversity. In accordance with the employment equity plan of Eskom and its employment equity goals and targets, preference may be given, but is not limited, to candidates from under-represented designated groups.  Eskom reserves the right not to make an appointment to the posts as advertised.  Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply for positions.”


Eskom | Officer Funding (2 POSTS)