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Maintenance Electrician

Date: Jul 17, 2017

Location: Milnerton, Western Cape, South Africa

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Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy. To learn more, visit the Explore Chevron website.

We operate 100,000 barrels per day refinery in Milnerton, Cape Town, that produces gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, liquefied petroleum gas, fuel oil, paving asphalt and other products. Chevron South Africa also has interests in a lubricant oil manufacturing plant in Durban and maintains a laboratory and blending plant there.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Maintenance Electrician located in Milnerton, South Africa through , August 7, 2017.


Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:


  • Accountable for safely executing repairs to all Electrical assets, whilst meeting the highest industry standards through following the company procedures and manufacturers specification. Work is carried out in such a way as to meet the scheduling, quality and safety requirements related to the task. Safely and competently conducts the following activities related to medium and low voltage:


- Switching, Insulating and earthing of medium and low voltage equipment
- Maintenance of LV and MV equipment including premises and enclosures
- Fault finding on Electrical equipment and circuitry
- Maintenance of batteries and UPS systems
- Maintenance of LV and MV motors


Required Qualifications:


  • Minimum N4 Heavy Current with 3 years relevant experience preferably in the Petro-Chemical industry
  • Trade Test ( Red Seal)
  • Knowledge of Variable speed drives
  • Wireman’s license will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of MV protection
  • Code 8 Driver License


Relocation Options:

Relocation may be considered within Chevron South Africa parameters.

International Considerations:

Selected candidates will work in South Africa under the local payroll system and benefits.

Employment Equity:

Selections will be made in line with the Chevron South Africa Employment Equity plan.


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