Tuesday , February 27 2024

Environmental Affairs Vacancies – Communications Engineer

Website Department of Environmental Affairs

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operate cargo-handling equipment.
  • The incumbent will be responsible for the operation, maintenance, fault-finding on and repairs of all the communication services and equipment of our Marion Base including the satellite, radio, IT, GPS, alarm and telephone systems.
  • Prepare monthly and annual reports, do stock-takes to order spares and equipment and do other common “non-technical” duties performed by expedition members.
  • The incumbent will report to the team leader and will be part of the technical team, led by the technical team leader that has to perform any additional base related technical functions.

Job Requirements:

  • The incumbent must be computer literate, have
  • The incumbent has to be competent in the use of an oscilloscope, spectrum analyser, etc., and be familiar with good workshop practices, correct use of basic workshop tools and an understanding of current work, health and safety policies.
  • The incumbent has to be able to work independently with minimal support under extreme pressure and without supervision.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A National Diploma or Degree in Electronic, Computer Science Engineering, IT or relevant comparable qualification, with a minimum of three (03) years post trade / qualification experience.
  • Preferably have experience in V-Sat satellite systems, IT (managing a computer network with LINUX servers and routers), HF and VHF 2-way radio equipment and operation, telephone systems (PABX’s and VOIP), PC’s, fire detection systems, GPS’s, general electronic equipment repair.

Job Details:

Company: Department of Environmental Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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