SASOL Career Opportunities: Learner Technician (7901)

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Business Unit: Sasol Sasolburg Operations, Gasloop & Utilities
Location: Sasolburg, Free State, SA
Reports to: Test & Power Electronics (T&PE), Area Manager
Job Type: NPE
Level of Experience: S4/National Diploma

Position Summary:
The successful candidate(s) will complement the T&PE team as they get their on-the-job experiential learning (P1 & P2). The individual(s) will be working under the supervision of senior technicians within the T&PE team.

Required outputs: Functional
Willingness to learn, apply and challenge oneself.
Testing of overloads, protection relays and electrical equipment
Continuously learn and research new technology and testing principles
Do plant electrical infrastructure inspections and draft reports
Report all unsafe conditions to line management and supervision
Comply to all OSH ACT requirements
Practise good housekeeping
Conduct visual inspections on the process and equipment
Report process deviations to Group leader
Communicate and assist team members in controlling the process
Fault finding
Manage emergencies
Assist in incident investigation. Sequence of events capturing during incident

Job Requirements:
Completed S4 electrical subjects (Must)
Safety consciousness (Must)
Electrical Power Engineering knowledge (Must)
National Diploma Qualification (Wish)
Previous electrical work experience (Wish)
Sound understanding of electrical protection principles and testing (strong wish)

Specific experience required
Must have completed all S4 subjects.
Sound understanding of electrical engineering subjects (i.e. Power Electronics, Machines and Electrical Protection etc.)
Adhere to all safety rules, regulations and work standards
Practice good housekeeping
Comply with all legal requirements
Ability to work independently and interdependently
Team player


Personal Attributes:
Sound communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to challenge paradigms.
Team worker.
Enthusiasm and perseverance.
Problem solving skills.
Willing to work overtime as and when required.
Computer skills.
Analytical and tactical skills
Safety conscious and ability to stop an unsafe work activity.


Please apply as per the Sasol (Pty) Ltd careers portal requirements?