Electrical Engineer 

Job Ref: 
Job Title: 
Junior Electrician
Engineering Department
Position Type: 
Weekly Hours: 
40 Hours
Time Conditions: 
Day Shift
R20,600 - R45,000
Closing Date: 
18 December 2020

Purpose of Position
The successful candidate will be required to design, construct, test and debug electronic equipment and circuits. He will need a keen interest in hardware, software and firmware design

Key responsibilities will include:
•    Provide operational support to the plants with technical expertise inLine controls (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Danfoss) WinCC Line management system Automation Communication protocols and networking
•    Optimisation of equipment and processes and implementing continuous improvement
•    Comply with OEM standards and word best practices
•    Exposure to HV LV switchgear, protection and control, earthing
•    Understanding of maintenance philosophies and reliability engineering
•    Project execution and management
•    Problem solving ability
•    Benchmaking and Innovation
•    Coaching and skills transfer within teams

The ideal candidate should possess the following:
•    Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree, MTech or BTech in Electrical Engineering
•    3 years’ experience in relevant industrial automation field
•    Attention to detail and a results driven self-starter are key attributes desired
•    Must be able to apply change management principles effectively
•    Have a structured approach to problem solving
•    Must be inquisitive, confident and have the ability to remain calm in challenging situations.
•    Must have good communication skills and have the ability to train and coach staff

We reserve the right not to make an appointment to any advertised position. Whilst preference is given to existing employees at all times and the choice made is purely on merit, Historically Disadvantaged Candidates and Black Female Candidates are encouraged and supported in the RSS team.
Ruifield Security Services (Pty) Ltd supports global fair practice and business ethics on continuous development of our human capital as the key resource to our success in the markets in which we participate.

Chris Wessels – HR Manager
Oscar Manana – HR Director
Vusi Mthombeni – HR Supervisor
013 110 2391
Ruifield Security Services