The average salary for an Electrician at Transnet Rail Engineering in South Africa is R332,300.
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Job Description for Electrician
Electricians work for a wide variety of companies, perform a multitude of tasks that generally require close attention to detail and good judgment, and have a journeyman electrician's license. These licenses typically require four years of apprentice work. That time includes some classroom instruction and a good deal of actual fieldwork. Certain states and companies may require a master electrician's license, which entails several more years of experience working as a journeyman. Electricians …Read more
- Maintain, troubleshoot and repair all power generation and distribution equipment.
- Study and understand electrical schematics.
- Assist in performing and interpreting power calculations, power factor, insulation tests and positive relay tests as required.
- Perform daily inspections and maintenance on electrical equipment.
Popular Employer Salaries for Electrician
The top respondents for the job title Electrician are from the companies Eskom, Sasol Mining and Lonmin. Reported salaries are highest at Lonmin where the average pay is R550,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include ArcelorMittal and Pioneerfoods, earning around R370,000 and R358,298, respectively. Sasol Mining pays the lowest at around R230,427. Eskom and Sandvik Mining and Construction also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying R239,499 and R253,000, respectively.
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