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 Chief Engineer Prof Electrical(Generation Division)

Position : Chief Engineer Prof Electrical(Generation Division) Vacancy type: Internal

Task Grade : P18

Area of Speacialization : The development and support of suitable technology strategies, processes, standards, specifications and designs

Department : Engineering

Business Unit : Kusile Power Station

Location : South Africa (Mpumalanga)

Reference Number : 50655457SN / 5000631574

Closing Date : 2018/04/04 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements

• BSc Eng/B Eng in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Electronic, Mechatronic, Computer, Civil, Metallurgical or Industrial Engineering
• Professional Registration with ECSA


• 7 years Post qualification experience
• Extensive experience in engineering design, design integration and engineering management in power generation technologies for materials handling plant, lower pressure services plant, chemical plant, boiler emissions control, milling, draft group, burners, power plant processes, turbine centre line, pumps, gas turbines, high pressure equipment, feed heating and cooling, solar plants, wind energy plant and related chemistry systems, electrical, C&I and Civil

Skills and Competencies
• Strategic thinking
• Negotiation
• 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
• Communication and presentation skills
• Leadership skills

Key Responsibilities
• Provides a technical consulting and investigation service for customers
• Produces and integrates complex engineering solutions/designs for asset creation on behalf of customers at various stages of the project life circle 
• Develops and approves discipline specific philosophies, technical standards, procedures, work practices and specifications
• Develops discipline-specific technology vision, strategy and direction setting
• Plans and controls discipline-specific research into new technologies
• Represents Eskom in national and international technical forums
• Manages and conducts complex product, equipment, material, service and change impact evaluations
• Provides professional technical leadership over senior engineers and engineers within their own discipline

“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.”