Companies That Hire Electrical Engineers In South Africa

What is an Electrical Engineer?

Electrical engineering is an engineering discipline concerned with the study, design, and application of equipment, devices, and systems that use electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism.

Companies That Hire Electrical Engineers In South Africa

Electrical Engineer

Delta Built Environment Consultants

Pretoria, South Africa:

The DELTA Group comprises 19 vertically integrated companies operating in the built environment.

The GROUP has the expertise and resources to participate in all phases of project development and operation, including but not limited to feasibility studies, funding, planning, design, construction and maintenance.

The DELTA Group companies employ architects, economists, facility management specialists, financial analysts, engineers, health and safety practitioners, quantity surveyors, environmentalists, project and construction managers, town planners and visualizations specialists.

The following companies are part of the DELTA Group:

• Delta Built Environment Consultants (Delta BEC) is a professional multi-disciplinary consulting company. • Delta Infrastructures Solutions (DIS) is a consulting engineering company that provides professional infrastructure maintenance services.

• Delta Facilities Services (DFS) offers all-encompassing property management services. • D-Con (D-CON

Electrical Engineer

Tetra Pak

Johannesburg, South Africa:

At Tetra Pak we commit to making food safe and available, everywhere; and we protect what’s good – protecting food, protecting people, and protecting the planet. By doing so we touch millions of people’s lives every day. And we need people like you to make it happen.

Tetra Pak South Africa is looking for an Electrical engineer. The successful candidate will work under immediate supervision, receive instructions, guidance and directions from others. Deliver using established procedures and use existing procedure to solve routine or standard problems the owners of the job have a little evaluation and receive instructions, guidance and direction from the others.

The successful candidate will be based either in Johannesburg and will report directly to the Automation Engineering Manager.

What you will do

• Supporting the Market companies with developing electrical strategies and executing electrical projects. • Providing necessary technical support for the Africa cluster and service to our customers.

• Reviewing electrical drawings, P&ID documents & process descriptions.

Are electrical engineers in demand in South Africa?

The shortage of skilled electrical engineers has a widespread effect on South Africa and the African continent at large, affecting the country’s functioning in the globalised business environment and economy.

How much does a qualified electrical engineer earn in South Africa?

The average electrical engineer salary in South Africa is R 540 000 per year or R 277 per hour. Entry-level positions start at R 293 700 per year, while most experienced workers make up to R 5 367 000 per year.

What qualifications do I need to be an electrical engineer in South Africa?

SAQA ID: 67109 – National Certificate in Electrical Engineering. The N1 electrical engineering certificate introduces you to the basic principles of electrical engineering and prepares you for further study in this field. This certificate can count towards a full national qualification as listed on the NQF.

How many years does it take to become an electrical engineer in South Africa?


The Electrical and Electronic Engineering programme is offered in two streams; namely the four-year mainstream programme and the five-year extended programme.