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Intern/Co-op OTH

  • GE Power
  • Co-op/Intern
  • Posted 12/6/2017 10:50:19 AM
  • 3037234
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Power Steam Power Systems
Location(s): South Africa; Witbank

About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:
The Electrical Technician Trainee will report operationally to the Electrical Project Engineer designated for his/her activity for matters affecting the Project (what, when), and to his/her Line Manager in all other matters.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Comply with the Quality and EHS rules
  • Realize the electrical technician studies / documents as required by the Project Engineer within allocated time schedule and with adequate quality
  • Interface as necessary to execute his/her allocated task, with the other discipline Technicians
  • Interface as necessary with electrical technician personnel in other Centers
  • Alert the Project Engineer of all unexpected difficulties encountered during his work
  • Give technical technician support to the site team as required and prepares as built documentation
  • Participate in the experience feedback on the project for benefit of other projects


  • Minimum Diploma/B.Tech Electrical Engineering appropriate to the technical field involved.
  • At least one year experience in the Electrical Engineering field
  • Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location

Desired Characteristics:

  • Mastering of CAD software and Office software suite
  • For Electrical Arrangement & Cabling activity: training on 3D modelling tools
  • For Electrical Systems & Equipment activity: electrical design software such as Power Tools
  • Experience of Electrical Technician Engineering in power plant in the related activity
  • Some electrical Erection & Commissioning experience

Locations: South Africa; Witbank

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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