Johannesburg Water – Artisan Electrician

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To be responsible for the repair and maintenance of all electrical plant and equipment at wastewater works to achieve the highest plant and equipment availability with full regard for the safety of employees. To perform standby or after hour duties as and when required.


Carry out implemented standards, policies under the direction of the Operational and Electrical Manager. Liaise with process and mechanical staff to ensure maximum plant availability to ensure compliance with wastewater effluent quality permit, as well as raw sewage spills target. Ensure and promote workplace safety in terms of OHASA, SANS and any other applicable codes of practice. Effectively manage, develop and motivate subordinates towards the achievement of the section’s strategies and objectives. Carry out the scheduling, installation, maintenance and repair of all electrical equipment, including motors and associated control equipment including actuators and MV equipment situated at the Electro- Mechanical section. Keep abreast of, and where possible, implement new technology to ensure continuous, reliable and safe supply of services and availability of plant. Monitor and implement safety requirements of all Electrical Installations, facilities and staff in compliance with OHAS act including safety notices at all electrical installations, firefighting equipment and lifting equipment at the works. Carry out standby duties and after hours duties as required and report and record all faults that occurred after hours to assist management with reducing future un-necessary overtime.


Essential qualifications and experience:

· Grade 10 or N1 Electrical (NQF 2) + electrical trade test certificate.

· 3 years’ experience on motors and motor controllers such as Soft starters, Direct on line and Star Deltastarters. Basic    experience on PLC’S and VSD’S
.Experience on ultrasonic level controllers and actuators

·  Code EB Valid Driver’s License

Please forward your CV and qualifications to: Email: quoting the relevant reference number and job title in the subject line of your correspondence

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  1. in Maintance and electrical worked

    – knowledge of wiring diagrams

    – Reading and understand of electrical drawings in a plant environment

    – Methodical fault finding /detection maintenance of electrical Motors, Pump, control Panels and distribution boards to require standards

    – Working knowledge of level sensors control,
    VSD, HMI, soft starter, Switch gear Ac motors, Relay Logic, Temperature Controlers, ultrasonic level control

    – Basic understanding OF PLC Inputs/outputs signals

    – Knowledge of Scada Room

    – Repairs of production Machinery including site related Electrical work

    – Soldering (electronics)

    – Electrical testing instruments (portable) identify and use multimeter, voltage tester, insulation resistance test, earth leakage polarity testers

    – knowledge of Valve and Actuator

    – knowledge of solenoid

    – DC equipment

    – Basic welding

    – Strong Machanical Skill

    – Job card – DM(Demand maintenance)
    – PM(Preventative maintenance)

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