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Junior Electrical/Automation Engineer

Job Information
LocationCape Town
SalaryR300k – R240k
Job TypePermanent
EducationB.Sc. Computer Science or similar
Experience3 -5 years experience

Job Description

A well-established industrial automation and process control company in the Cape town area is looking for a Junior Electrical/Automation Engineer to join the talented and experienced team. This could be the perfect opportunity for you!


• B.Sc. Computer Science or similar

• 3-5 years’ experience

• Have a valid driver’s license

• Have a wide industry knowledge base

• Have good communication skills

• Must have an in-depth understanding of higher-level programming languages such as: JAVA, C, C++, C# etc.

• Must have in-depth understanding of networking infrastructure and topologies, both wired and wireless

• Must have a good understanding of the communications protocols and topologies used in the industrial control and building sectors

• Must have an in-depth understanding of all motor starting/control techniques: DOL, Star-Delta, Soft-Starters and VSD’s and how to wire/setup such devices

• Must have an in-depth understanding of PLC technologies, the specification and the programming thereof (Ladder, ST, FBD, C)

• Must be able to create vibrant and aesthetic HMI/Visualization screens

• Must be familiar with the concepts of SCADA and reporting systems

• Must have in-depth instrumentation knowledge

• Must understand the general electrical engineering principals in-depth

• Must be able to edit and/or create mechanical designs using Solidworks

• Must be able to edit and/or create electrical CAD

• Must have a good understanding of I.T principals such as: SQL Databases, Ethernet networks, Client/Server, Internet, IoT and Data Management

• Must have a good understanding of embedded systems (both hardware and software)

*No applications considered after 3rd December 2019

Written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977, you can also contact Daniella on 011 807 8064 or visit our website on

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us

within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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