Senior Technologist

Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd
  • Post Date: Mar 4, 2022
  • Apply Before : Mar 9, 2022
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Job Details

  • Qualifications Master’s Degree
  • Industry Research, science & technology
  • Reference 5001107798ND
  • Centre Megawatt Park
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    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.

Job Description

Minimum Requirements: Qualification(s) – M Dip Tech, B Tech, M Tech or National Higher Diploma (T4) in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronics, Computer, Civil, Metallurgical or Industrial Engineering. Experience – M Dip Tech, B Tech, M Tech plus 4 years’ experience or National Higher Diploma (T4) plus 8 years’ experience. Experience in Design and Optimization of Overhead Transmission Lines using PLS-CADD and PLS-Tower Software, Technical and technology leadership experience, Exposure to project management, design integration and engineering management in power transmission technologies. Experience in solar plants, wind energy plants, electrical, C&I and civil. Professional Registration – ECSA Registered Pr Technologist. Skills and Competencies: Behavioural – Strong drive to learn. Be results and delivery focused. Be able to work as part of a team. Integrity. Safety consciousness. Professionalism. Leadership – Strong communication skills. Entrepreneurial mind-set. Ability to build effective relationships and delivery on expectations. Coaching and mentoring. Knowledge – Technology strategy formulation. Technology forecasting. Technology road mapping. Management of Technology Projects. Risk analysis principles. Project management principles. Sound knowledge and understanding of all electrical plant systems, network design and operation. Electrical system analytical skills. Understanding of Design Base, OTS and Maintenance Base. Knowledge of business processes management. PLS-Cadd, PLS-Tower, PLS-Pole. Microstation 2D and 3D. Labview software. IEC 60652. Skills – Strategic thinking skills. Negotiation skills. Risk analysis principles. Project management principles. Sound knowledge and understanding of all electrical plant systems, network design and operation. Electrical system analytical skills. Financial management skills. Communication and presentation skills. Leadership skills. Attributes – Depth perception. Communication skills. Key Responsibilities – Provides professional technical leadership over technicians within their own discipline Manages and conducts product, equipment, material, service and change impact evaluations. Participates in national and international technical forums. Conducts discipline-specific research into new technologies. Provides input into discipline-specific technology vision, strategy and direction setting. Develops and approves discipline-specific philosophies, technical standard, procedures, work practices and specifications for approval. Provides a technical consulting and investigation service for customers. Produces and integrates engineering solutions/designs for asset creation on behalf of customers at various stages of the project lifecycle.

Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, Megawatt Park, Maxwell Drive, Sunninghill, Sandton, 2001 View on Map
  • Apply Before : Mar 9, 2022
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