Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer
Source And Select
Midrand, Gauteng


Posted 30 November 2021 – Closing Date 10 December 2021

Job Details

Job Description

Generator and Plant Hire SA is South Africa’s leader in the sale, hire, installation and maintenance of back-up diesel generators over a historical 27 year period covering the following sectors: cellular, mining, construction, data centers, agriculture, local government and small to medium scale residential.

Led by a dynamic team of young professional entrepreneurs, their operations are supported by certified and qualified technicians, therefore an opportunity exists for an Electrical Engineer to join their dynamic team.

Professional Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering Degree from an accredited institution
  • Registration with ECSA as a Professional Engineer or Technologist
  • Engineering reports
  • Engineering design capability
  • Engineering calculations and analysis capability
  • Customer-centric orientation
  • Engineering proposals experience
  • Commercial and Project Management experience

Skills & Competencies

Self Starter ▪ Attention to detail ▪ Interpersonal ▪ Accuracy ▪ Problem solving ▪ Results Driven ▪  Achievement Orientation ▪ Organizational Awareness ▪ Emotional Self-Awareness ▪ Excellent Report Writing Skills ▪ Computer Literacy ▪ Team Player ▪ Ability to work under pressure ▪

How you will be adding value…


  • Assume electrical engineering authority role in GPHSA
  • Customer technical solution design, implementation and sign-off
  • Identification and implementation of engineering legal best practices
  • Identification and implementation of engineering national and international standards, norms and best practices
  • Develop engineering and technical skills base in the business


Technical Support and Programs

  • Ensure that all GPHSA generators have remote monitoring capability
  • Ensure that GPHSA has a generator service and maintenance, overhaul and replacement program
  • Ensure that GPHSA has a forward-looking technology management plan in line with local and international clean energy initiatives
  • Assessment of suppliers and their products, i.e. generators, electrical panels, engineering, projects, etc.
  • Ongoing GPHSA generator health status

 Commercial Support

  • Review and technical sign-off of all generator sales proposals and tenders
  • Prepare design-based BOQ for high risk and high value projects
  • Technical risk review of projects and deals
  • Techno-commercial presentations in conjunction with sales team
  • Develop projects pipeline, close deals and provide techno-sales support with manufacturing, property and mining sectors
  • Maintain relationships with key customers technically

Key Internal Relationships

  • Senior Service Technicians
  • Branch Managers
  • Business Development Manager
  • Sales Support Engineer

Additional Information & Application Process:

  • Kindly submit a recently updated comprehensive CV
  • Copies of all qualification(s)
  • Certification Certificate must be attached in order to proceed to the next level in the screening process
  • Copy of ID and driver’s license
  • Please note that correspondence will only be limited to shortlisted candidates, if you do not receive any response within 30 days from the closing date of the advert, consider your application not successful.
  • Closing date for applications – 10 December 2021