PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd is looking for an Electrician


Closing Date: Friday, 22 December, 2017
Job Category: Industry and Maintenance
Job Location: Gaborone

PPC’s employees have created a better life for all its stakeholders through the “Value Based Management” (Kambuku) process. Our company embraces the diversity of people and ideas and as such supports the employment equity philosophy. PPC is Southern Africa’s largest manufacturer of cement and Lime products and has had a proud association with Botswana, through its subsidiary PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd. PPC Botswana has, since its inception in 1995, supplied the majority of cement used to build our nation.


The provision of Electrical maintenance including – both emergency break down repairs and planned maintenance (Asset Care Plans execution).
Install, maintain and repair electrical, electromechanical and electronic parts of machinery and equipment.
Install improvements and major upgrades to electrical plant and subsystems.
Prompt reaction time to breakdowns (Standby Duties).
Identifi cation of problematic equipment, subsequent fault fi nding through various root cause analysis techniques and finding effi cient and eff ective solutions to return equipment to working order.
Active participation in safety, health, environment and quality initiatives
Test and maintain electric motors, variable frequency drives
Ensure proper job and spare planning
Compliance to maintenance work order system

Customer service (Quality/ Flexibility/ Delivery on Time)
Promoting safety and risk management initiatives
Meet or better standard wrench time
Conduct infrared analysis and fi eld equipment examination using specialized thermographic imaging and digital cameras.
Promote and participate in cheaper, better, faster (CBF) philosophy

Minimum Education or Qualifications:

NCC Electrical/N3 or equivalent. A qualified Artisan.


Be able to communicate well at all levels,
Good motivational and interpersonal skills
Effective communication and teamwork

Key Skills and Experience:

5 Years in Heavy Industry.
Experience in maintenance system, especially Onkey or any CMMS system is an added advantage.

Application Instructions:

If you meet the requirements for the above position, please forward your application via e-mail to
recruitment.cement@ppc.co.bw OR
The HR Officer, PPC Botswana (Pty) Ltd, PO Box 2424, Gaborone OR hand delivered to: PPC Botswana, Plot 22034 Takatokwane Way
Gaborone G/West Industrial