The average salary for a Senior Engineering Technician in South Africa is R384,773.
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Job Description for Senior Engineering Technician
A senior engineering technician applies the technical principles of engineering to develop a project or product. A senior engineering technician typically works in construction, the semi-conductor industry, or in manufacturing. In a construction setting, a senior engineering technician is responsible for field surveying; the senior engineering technician also performs construction layout analyses and performs any inspections. They also double check any engineering computations made by junior t…Read more
Senior Engineering Technician Tasks
- Identify compliance, calibration, and specification issues with an eye for technical accuracy and thoroughness.
- Supervise processes to increase quality and efficiency.
- Write reports to inform project leaders about risks, costs, and deliverables.
- Assist engineers with construction, assembly, and design calculations during projects.
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Popular Skills for Senior Engineering Technician
Construction Site Inspection
Skills in Engineering Design, Troubleshooting, Technical Analysis, Test Engineering and Construction Site Inspection are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Engineering Technician
An early career Senior Engineering Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R263,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Senior Engineering Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R349,745 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Senior Engineering Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R443,873 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R447,346.
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