City of Cape Town Apprenticeship: Electricity Generation and Distribution

  • Graduate/Training
  • Cape Town

Website City of Cape Town

Isixeko Sasekapa Stad Kapstad

The Electricity Generation and Distribution Department of The City of Cape Town is now offering an apprenticeship program, with job reference number NRG 01/23. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals interested in the electrical field to gain hands-on experience and training. The apprenticeship comes with a salary of R127,328 per annum.

City of Cape Town Apprenticeship Requirements

The City of Cape Town’s Electricity Generation and Distribution Department is now offering an apprenticeship program. To be eligible for the program, applicants must have a minimum of an NTC 3 technical qualification in electrical trade theory, mathematics, engineering science, industrial electronics, or any other subject in the heavy current stream with a matric certificate. Alternatively, they must have a technical matric certificate (Grade 12 with English, electrical trade theory, mathematics, physical science, and any other subject) or a full NCV 4 electrical certificate with 7 subjects. Additionally, candidates should possess a passion for the electrical field, reside in the City of Cape Town metropolitan area, have a valid driver’s license (Code C1 or old Code 10 is preferred), and not have already qualified in any trade prior to the program’s commencement. Furthermore, they must not possess a National S Diploma or higher qualification.

City of Cape Town Apprenticeship Applications

The City of Cape Town invites you to apply for available positions through our online portal, either at (for external applicants) or via the SAP Portal (for internal applicants) unless otherwise stated. By submitting your application, you agree to allow the City of Cape Town to use your personal information for the recruitment and selection process. Please ensure to quote the reference number of the vacancy in all communications, and have certified copies of your qualifications ready upon request. Please note that supporting documents will not be returned and that there will be no written acknowledgment of received applications. For more information, please visit our website at

The closing date for all applications is 10 February 2023.


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