INSTALLATION ELECTRICIAN (REF: ISELE001)

Description:

Electrician is responsible for installing, diagnosing, inspecting as well as testing electrical systems. Helping the Installation electrician as well as Master Electrician.

Key Responsibility:

Core Duties:

  • Assemble, install, test, and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown.
  • Correct any malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components as per client requirements.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.
  • Advise management on whether continued operation of equipment could be hazardous.
  • Test electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Maintain current electrician’s license or identification card to meet governmental regulations.
  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures, based on job specifications and local code.
  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
  • Use a variety of tools and equipment such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment including oscilloscopes, ammeters, and test lamps.
  • Install ground leads and connect power cables to equipment, such as motors.
  • Perform business management duties such as maintaining records and files, preparing reports and ordering supplies and equipment.
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures.
  • Place conduit (pipes or tubing) inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.
  • Construct and fabricate parts, using hand tools and specifications.
  • Fasten small metal or plastic boxes to walls to house electrical switches or outlets.
  • Perform physically demanding tasks, such as digging trenches to lay conduit and moving and lifting heavy objects.
  • Provide preliminary sketches and cost estimates for materials and services.
  • Provide assistance during emergencies by operating floodlights and generators, placing flares, and driving needed vehicles.
  • Assisting a master installation electrician, installation electrician with writing of COCIsolation, Fault finding on control Panels & PLC.
  •  Maintenance in Plant, Motors, Conveyor & Belts.
  • Maintenance in Substations. Terminating, joining, installations & connection of MV & LV.
  • Wiring & Installation of control circuit & service.
  • Connections of control panels, repair &fault finding on cables reticulation systems and electrical components such as cables, circuit breakers lamp luminaries and meters.
  • Doing maintenance on machines, vibrator, heat treatment maintaining & elements.
  • Changing of oil on the transformers, shaker drum, breaker drum, vats, houden furnace & furnaces.
  • Changing bearing on motors disa machines, automatic mold conveyer & panel wiring.

Job Requirements:

  • Grade 12
  • Electrical Engineering Qualification or Equivalent
  • Trade Test Certificate
  • Wireman’s License
  • 1 to 3 Years Electrical Experience
  • Code 10 driver’s license
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Good Organizational Skills
  • Team Leader
Closing Date: 20 October 2018

To Apply: Email CV and Certified Supporting Documents to recruitment@ikagengelectrical.co.za using the reference number as the subject.