Electrical Assistant

By | Jul 6, 2022


  • Working as assistant to a qualified electrician or semi-skilled electrician;
  • Managing and maintaining electrical tools, hand tools and ladders;
  • Housekeeping of the workshop, work place, switchrooms, and vehicle;
  • If deemed compitant by the engineer, the incument will be required to work on plugs and lights;
  • Driving a vehicle while towing a diesel bouser or trailer and filling generators with fuel;
  • Electronic and paper recordkeeping;
  • The ability to work at heights;
  • General management: Applying occupational health and safety measures, national electrical standards(SANS), and the University’s policy and procedures;
  • Relations management: Promoting and maintaining good working relations and partnerships with internal clients and contractors, as well as promoting the image of Facilities Management both inside and outside the University.

Job Requirements:

  • N2 certificate in electrical, or equivalent qualification;
  • At least two years’ relevant experience in the electrical trade;
  • Basic computer skills;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office;
  • Proven communication skills in both Afrikaans and English;
  • An above-average ability to promote and maintain good human relations with colleagues, clients and other stakeholders;
  • The ability to motivate colleagues and inspire them to provide better service delivery;
  • The ability to function within a team;
  • Willingness to work after hours