| Principal Inspector: Electrical Engineering


Provide inputs into the development of Electrical Engineering Policies and ensure the implementation of OHS strategy for the Department of Employment and Labour in terms of OHS legislation.

Conduct complex inspections for Electrical Engineering regularly as per OHS programme.

Conduct technical research on the latest trends of Electrical Engineering in terms of occupational health and safety.

Provide support for enforcement action, including preparation of reports for legal proceedings.


Three (3) years National Diploma (NQF6)/ Undergraduate Bachelor Degree (NQF7) in Electrical Engineering.

A valid Driver’s licence.

Four (4) years functional experience in Electrical Engineering Services.


Departmental Policies and Procedures, Batho Pele Principle, Public Service Act and Regulations, OHS Act and Regulations, OHSAS, OHS Standards and OHS Management System.


Facilitation, Planning and Organising, Computer Literacy, Interpersonal, Problem solving, Communication (Verbal & Written), Innovative, Analytical, Research and Project Management.

Job Overview

Principal Inspector: Electrical Engineering REF NO HR4/4/10/502

           Salary: R 491 403 per annum

Centre: George Labour Centre (Western Cape)  

CLOSING DATE: 06 April 2023

FOR ENQUIRIES: Mr. Q Bowman Tel: 021 441 8120

Applications: Chief Director: Provincial Operations: PO Box 872, Cape Town, 8000 or hand deliver at: Department of Employment and Labour, No.9 Long Street, Cnr Riebeeck and Long Street, Cape Town