City of Cape Town: Learner Technician

Learner Technician

DIRECTORATE: ENERGY AND CLIMATE CHANGE

DEPARTMENT: Electricity Generation and Distribution

REFERENCE NUMBER: NRG 19/21 Ext

CLOSING DATE: 14.05.2021


Requirements

Requirements for the following positions:

- Protection/SCADA Field Services / Engineering

- Successfully completed National Diploma (S4) Electrical Engineering course in the related field or in-service training still outstanding.

- GIS (Geo-Information Science) / Geo-informatics / Cartography / Geography (with GIS as core subject)

- Successfully completed S4 course in Geo-Information Science and Technology Geo-informatics / Cartography / Geography (with GIS as core subject) or in-service training still outstanding

- Telecoms/ESSS

- Successfully completed National Diploma (S4) Electrical Engineering course in the related field or in-service training still outstanding or National N Diploma

- Measurement

- Successfully completed National Diploma (S4) Electrical Engineering course in the related field or in-service training still outstanding or National N Diploma

- High Voltage

- Successfully completed National Diploma (S4) Electrical Engineering course in the related field or in-service training still outstanding.






All applicants must:

- Be in possession of at least a valid Code B driver’s licence

- Reside in the Cape Metropole.



Key Performance Areas

The City of Cape Town (Energy Services) has one-year

contractual positions for learner technicians, who would

hold a Diploma or still require in-service training to

obtain their S4 diploma, or National N Diploma in the following disciplines:

- Protection Field Services: Protection pre-commissioning

testing, maintenance testing, audits and fault repairs)

- SCADA Field Services: Protection pre-commissioning testing,

maintenance testing, audits and fault repairs)

- Telecoms: Provision and maintenance of telecommunication

systems (fibre, copper, microwave, radio, GSM and network

configuration) for electricity infrastructure between

substations, control centre and facilities.

- Engineering: Planning and design of high voltage, medium

voltage and low voltage distribution systems / project

management / customer connections

- Geo-Information Science (GIS): Geo Informatics / Cartography

/ Geography

- Measurement: Automation, operations and investigations

- Electronic Security Support Services (ESSS): Provision and

maintenance of access control, intrusion alarms, CCTV,

electric fences, and fire alarms for electricity infrastructure

- High Voltage: Operations, repairs and maintenance, plant

performance, fault investigations of 11 x 132kV substations

(switchgear, transformers, batteries and ancillary equipment),

underground cables and overhead lines.



How to Apply

Click HERE to apply


OR

- Alternatively, please forward a comprehensive CV, including a copy of your Identity Document (CV to be saved as name and surname i.e. John Smith), to the relevant e-mail address as indicated:

Energy.vacancies@capetown.gov.za


To apply for one of these positions, please submit:

- Covering letter indicating your field of preference and at least one alternate e.g. 1., Engineering 2. Protection, etc.)

- Certified copy your Diploma or certified copy of statement of results indicating that all academic conditions have been met to be awarded the diploma with P1 and P2 being the only outstanding condition)

- Certified copy of Identity Document

- Curriculum Vitae

- Certified copy of driver’s licence.


Note: If you have not received a response within four (4) weeks after the closing date of the applications, please consider your application as unsuccessful


Click HERE to apply

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