Western Cape, South Africa


Step into the role of Electrical Assistant, where your proven electrical experience of at least 2 years in the petroleum or commercial industry will be put to exceptional use. This position is your gateway to actively contribute to the installation, maintenance, and fault finding aspects of electrical infrastructure. Your familiarity with high-risk environments is crucial, supported by first aid training and an unwavering commitment to safety regulations.

Collaboration is at the heart of this role, as you join a team dedicated to delivering top-notch service in a variety of settings. Your adaptability to evolving responsibilities and your willingness to work away from home will be assets in this dynamic journey.

Critical Skills


As an Electrical Assistant, you'll be an integral part of the team, assisting the electrician in tackling equipment breakdowns and fault finding challenges. Your contribution extends to planned maintenance, both within standard hours and beyond. Upholding safety standards is paramount, and you'll be responsible for conducting reliability and safety checks on tools and personal protective equipment. Your attention will also extend to vehicle aesthetics and stock safety. Monthly electrical tool inspections will fall under your purview, ensuring everything is in optimal condition.

Your commitment to safety and housekeeping will be evident as you liaise with internal stakeholders, maintain compliance with rules, and create an organized workspace.

Key Responsibilities


  • Your background as a skilled Electrical Assistant (ELCONOP 1 or 2) with a minimum of 2 years' practical experience in high voltage and hazardous environments, particularly within the Petrochemical sector, sets the foundation for your success. 
  • A fundamental knowledge of electronics will bolster your capabilities. Effective communication across different levels and cultures, coupled with your self-motivation and collaborative spirit, will be highly valued. 
  • Confidence, commitment, and a strong drive to excel will define your contributions, all while upholding confidentiality and loyalty to the company.
  • Flexibility is key as you embrace shifts, overtime, and potential periods away from home when the situation demands. Your ability to thrive under pressure with minimal supervision, along with your impeccable attendance and timekeeping, will reinforce your impact.

Additional Notes

Final Note:

Your journey as an Electrical Assistant is not confined to a rigid set of duties; rather, it's a dynamic role that responds to the organization's evolving needs and broader business objectives. Your commitment to excellence, safety, and effective teamwork will contribute to a cohesive and high-performing unit, dedicated to delivering exceptional service to our valued clients.

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