SASOL: Aritsan: Electrical (Sasolburg)

Aritsan: Electrical (80841)

Req Id 80841 - Posted 03/03/2020 - South Africa - Free State

Job Title: Artisan: Electrical

Closing date: 17 March 2020

Operating entity: SA Ops: Sasolburg

Geographical area: Sasolburg, Free State, South Africa

Role category: Process Implementationw

Please note: Candidate can be appointed as Artisan Gr 2 up to Specialist Artisan depending on number of years as qualified Artisan

Sasolburg Operations

Sasolburg Operations (SO) is an integrated facility that includes the Sasol One, Sasol Midland and Sasol Bunsen sites responsible for the production of base and performance chemicals. We also produce electricity and other utilities and provide site support services to enable the manufacturing process on all sites


As electrician in the Chemicals area, you would be required to provide support to production by means of effective maintenance. A strong focus on continuous improvement is expected to increase the reliability of the assets. Maintenance would need be done according to the SAP maintenance strategies and procedures/regulations. As a member of the Monomers electrical team you would be required to do standby duties, not only at the Monomers plant, but also at the Phenolics and Paraffin plant. This will require that the successful person’s accommodation be in close proximity of the facility or be willing to relocate (need to be at work within 30 min, no transport will be provided). The successful artisan will report to the Electrical Foreman of the Monomers area and would form part of a team of electricians.


Install, connect, maintain and commission of electrical equipment

Proactive identification of equipment failures in advance

Conduct high level fault finding, repair and inspections on switchgear, control systems, transformers, DC Systems, Cables, Earthing Systems, Protection Systems, Heaters, Motors, UPS's, VDS's (WEG, ABB & Siemens) and Classified Equipment

Maintain personal safety and safety for others according to procedures

Working Knowledge of Siemens Simocode overloads & profibus installations and be able to do maintenance and fault finding

Understands and read engineering drawings

Standby duties

Inspections and maintenance of classified equipment

Utilize SAP in the maintenance environment (advantage)

Participate in Risk Assessments(HIRA) and HAZOPS (advantage)

Switching/ Electrical Distribution experience for LV and MV up to 11kV (advantage)


Maintain a safe working area and good housekeeping

Job maturity

Sense of ownership

Must be prepared to accept challenges, responsibility and accountability

Able to work independently

Experience required in chemical, oil and gas plants.

Switching experience

VSD experience

Profibus & Fault finding experience. (advantage)

Commissioning experience (advantage)

Wireman’s license (advantage)

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Grade 12/N3 Electrical (English, Maths & Science)

NQF 4 Electrical Trade (Must)

Code 08 driver’s license (Must)

Work on classified Electrical equipment

Trade Certificate (Red seal)


Min 2 years’ experience in Petro-Chemical industry


Leadership competencies


Continuously develop self

Ambassador for living the Sasol Values

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