Scaw South Africa (Pty) Ltd: Electrical Distribution Electrician

  • Full Time
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Scaw South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to, and execute departmental administration systems
  • Carryout instructions; diligently; as given by management in related areas of responsibility.
  • Electrical maintenance, electrical design and electrical project work on LV and MV.
  • Upgrade outdated or discontinued electrical systems.
  • Troubleshooting of Electrical systems LV and MV
  • Making improvement suggestions and driving technology migration and upgrades.
  • Carry out smallmedium scale Electrical modifications in the plant.
  • Perform periodic plant and departmental inspections on the Electrical equipment as well as carryout assigned departmental safety inspections.
  • Participate in the department’s Safety improvement programs.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement initiatives and campaigns.
  • Standby duties and attend to breakdown callouts and overtime work when required.
  • Be able to do MV cable joints and terminations
  • Standby, overtime when required
  • Switching and isolation of LV & MV switchgear

Critical Skills & Competencies:

  • Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering.
  • Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering LV and MV circuits design, maintenance and analysis.
  • Basic fundamentals of Process instrumentation and Control systems circuits.
  • Basic PLC functionality
  • AC / DC Drive and motor application.
  • Industrial Electrical Equipment in LV and MV design and integration.
  • Design, analysis and interpretation of  Electrical drawings LV and MV
  • Interpret P&ID diagrams, MV line diagrams and related electrical drawings and manuals, and modify when necessary.
  • Troubleshooting and maintenance of Electrical Equipment LV and MV using applicable drawings, manuals and diagrams.
  • Selfmanaging work team member.
  • Punctual and selfdisciplined.
  • Consistent Safety compliant workmanship.
  • Consistent Quality workmanship.
  • On time bottomline delivery driver.

Qualification Requirements:

  • Matric (Grade 12)
  • National Electrical Certificate N3 (minimum)
  • Electrical trade
  • Wiremen’s licence
  • MV Course


  • Min 510 years working experience in a relevant field of Electrical equipment LV and MV. (LV= 0 to 1000V, MV = 1001 to 44000 V)

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