Trainee Traction Linesman Job at Transnet

The Transnet Freight Rail company is looking for a Trainee Traction Linesman in Groblershoop, South Africa. The Transnet Vacancies and Jobs usually remain vacant, and the company has now announced a vacant position for Trainee Traction Linesman. It is a special Training Programme 2015 that will boost your experience level in short span of time, and you will get Trainee Traction Linesman Jobs after having good experience and training.

A lot of people are looking for the Transnet Careers, so you should not miss the opportunities. The Transnet Freight Rail Vacancies also remain available, and now the vacant position is available for Traction Linesman (Trainee). The successful candidates will be engaged under the team of veterans at Transnet Rail Training College, and after completing the job, he may get permanent job at Transnet, South Africa. The interested candidates should have a look on the Trainee Traction Linesman Jobs at Transnet before forwarding their job application to the recruitment department.

Transnet Careers / Jobs: 1 Position for Trainee Traction Linesman in South Africa

Transnet Freight Rail is looking for a Trainee Traction Linesman in Groblershoop to be trained over a period of plus minus 24 months in Overhead Track Equipment maintenance functions including Train Working Rules in order to obtain the necessary skills to become a Traction Lineman.After successful completion of all required training at a Transnet Freight Rail Training College, including Train Working Rules, successful applicants will be appointed as Traction Lineman and will be responsible for the following outputs:

  • Safety of sub-ordinates
  • Coach and guide team members
  • Issue daily reports/time sheets
  • Issue work permits
  • Complete Overhead Track Equipment construction/projects
  • Overhead Track Equipment correctly maintained

Requirements / Eligibility Criteria:

  • Grade 12 with Maths and Science
  • A Certificate in Train Working Rules as applicable to Infrastructure personnel
  • Be literate commensurate with at least ABET Level 4
  • Not be acrophobia
  • Not be claustrophobia
  • Comply with depth perception criteria
  • Sound hearing
  • Physically fit
  • Comply with visual acuity and colour perception tests

Required Knowledge and Competencies:

  • Instructions
  • Course material
  • Safety (working areas)
  • Act 85 and regulations
  • Electrical safety instruction
  • Code 29
  • Equipment
  • First aid Safety
  • General appendix no 5
  • OHTE safety regulations
  • Earthing and bonding procedures
  • Maintenance of electrical 3Kv, DC, 25Kv or 5DC

Required Skills

  • Sound judgement
  • Conflict handling
  • Crane handling
  • Decision making
  • Communication
  • Diagnostic ability
  • Observation
  • People skills
  • Problem solving
  • Planning
  • Reading and writing
  • Slinging (rigging)

Closing Date: 22 May 2015

How to Apply for Trainee Traction Linesman Job at Trannet Rail

if you meet the minimum eligibility criteria and other necessary requirements as mentioned above, you should Click here to submit your application online. The Transnet Jobs and Vacancies for Trainees can jump start your career by providing your good knowledge and valuable training in the relevant field. So you should not miss the Transnet Vacancies or Career Opportunities available in your area.

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  1. I would love to be part of the training but I don’t have mathematics and science .can I apply anyway

    • Hi I am an adult male interested in working for transnet I’m 45 years of age,I have code 10 driver’s licence& code 14 learners licence,at the moment I’m working as a driver.

  2. I ask a learmership at transnet company.I have these qualifications :-Grade 12 certificate.N3 electrical engineering certificate.Code10 drivers my contact no:-(0603539347/0606632160) any time

  3. also I would like to be a part of this but I don’t have math and science .can I able to apply?

  4. I would like to be a part of Training but i don’t have Maths i have Accounting, can i able to Apply?

  5. I’m asking for an opportunity of apprenticeship at your company. I have n3 in boilermaker. my number is 0737546264

  6. Emma N Mahlangu

    I’ll like to be part of the trainer I’ve got maths and science and I will be happy if I get this opportunity

  7. Adrian Govenden

    Hi I would like an opportunity please, I have experience in the engineer industry, but I do not have grade 12 I just have grade 11 with maths and science, would really appreciate it if I could be given a chance thank you.

  8. I have grade12 and i have code10 drivers license also i have samtract(safety),therefore um looking for opportunity and i have expirience on safety management,my contact are 0833620295 or 0732779925

  9. Hi I dont have maths and science bt I do have matric.i’l would like you to give an opportunity in the field.

  10. rodney mogaladi

    my name rodney mogaladi
    i´m looking for appranticeship i hv study civil engeneer N4,N5 certificate and N6 statement of three subject.

    Please find this attachment in order thank you!!

    Kindly regard
    rodney mogaladi

  11. dear sir / madam

    I am a 23 years old male with interest to work for the company as a trainee cargo coordinator. I would also like to be given a learnership opportunity to study for an administration as a receptionist.
    I have fire fighter 1,2,hazmat awareness, hazmat operational such such as basic ambulance assistant qualifications and I am hard working candidate with deep conscious when it comes to safety.
    I would appreciate any opportunity to give the best in me in order to gain experience and keep skills, knowledge in a ready state
    my contact details :0732213021/0784756903

    Thank you.


    A hard working individual is hereby asking for a general work, learnership with matric but with no maths & science. I am an enthusiastic candidate and willing to work shifts with safety consciousness and integrity. willing to study as much and be the best employee for the company as intending to give the best in me and follow company code of conduct without hesitation. I also have health and safety qualifications such as fire fighting, basic life support / basic ambulance attendent with a valid registration to professional board HPCSA.

    my contact details :0784756903/0732213021

    Thank you.

  13. I have matric n code 10 drivers license I would love the job

  14. i would like to be alert when there is a post for Apprenticeship..i have N2, N3 & N4 in Electrical number 0738605416

  15. i am job-seeker.i have matric with maths & science as passed subjects as well as computer course,cashier &mechandising job experience.0760850646/0789350843.

  16. I have a basic information technology and upholstery my number is 073 800 8898 is that possible to work the

  17. Iam abigail from leondale garden im looking for opportunity as a learnership to express my knowlarge. Iam measured with Abet level 4, fire brigade and rigging certificate from mulani operators my number is 0842285700

  18. l am a job sicker I have a n6 information technology and matric

  19. l am a job sicker I have a n6 information technology and matric my numba is 0785921231

  20. Does anyone know if i could grab a template Transnet Freight Rail Training form to work with?

  21. DEAR




  22. Can you please send to me your email address for this job.

  23. Tladi Seemole Merlin

    I’m Information Technology student in UNISA,is possible for me to get learnership in TRANSNET?I need a learnership so that i can improve my kwoledge and skill that i have PLEASE.

  24. I like to be part of your staff as admin clerk what things are needed

  25. I’m Victor, I have completed traction linesmen course together with train working rules. I have grade 12 without maths and science, I also have drivers license code 10. I am looking for a job, my cell no 0763336817

  26. Thomas Rasephei

    I love to work & learn with you

  27. Hi,m Xoliswa Makabeni m so interested at work for Transnet,i have n5 in electrical engineering,code 08 drivers licence,basic computer.

  28. Hi my name is Thuthukani Khoza I’m very kin and interested in working for Transnet I have metric and IT deploma and code 10 drivers licence I’m currently not working I have been faxing Transnet for a job but receive no reply I wil be happy even if I work as a general work my number is 0732391325 thank you

  29. im a 21 year old boy willing to join your working under every working conditions.

    kind regards

  30. Hi. I’m Basie Shimmy Mofeli from Graceland. I’m a 20 year male who only has matric. I’m apparently a young hard working man who desperately looking for job. I’m willing to learn and work with you. Here are my contact where you can find me whenever you need me I’m always available 0719832938

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