Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship 2024-2026: Opening X16 Positions in 2 Different Locations

About Eskom
Eskom Holdings is responsible for the generation, transportation, and distribution of nearly 95% of the power used in South Africa, which accounts for 60% of the total electricity used across the African continent. In terms of producing capacity, Eskom is the eleventh biggest power utility in the world. However, in terms of sales, it is the ninth largest, and it operates the world’s largest dry-cooling power station.

Eskom is one of the few vertically integrated utilities that still exist, and it is one of the few that is connected to the Southern African Power Pool (SAPP) through an interconnected system. This helps maintain the stability of the grid. Eskom is dependent on the members of SADC to ensure that sufficient and reliable transmission networks are maintained in their respective nations.

About the Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship 2024-2026
Eskom is offering X16 apprenticeship positions in two different locations all over South African for anybody interested in the professional field of Electrical. The Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship is a three-year programme that will give you the necessary on the job training to better equip you for the competitive job market. If you think this is the right opportunity for you, don’t hesitate to sign up.

Eligibility Criteria
Feel free to sign up for the Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship if you are certain that you will be joining the program. Don’t worry about it if you are still unsure about whether or not you would be a good fit for the position. All that is required of you is to review the requirements listed below and compare your qualifications to the criteria established by the selection committee. Make sure that you satisfy all of the requirements that have been outlined in order to give yourself the best possible chance of being accepted. It’s possible that you won’t be automatically disqualified if you don’t do this, but it will certainly hurt your chances of being accepted.

The Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship Eligibliity Criteria are as follows:
1. Basic Qualifications

  • Hold a Grade 12 or equivalent qualification
  • Obtain an N2 Electrical Engineering certificate
  • Note that no experience is required.

2. Working Attributes

  • Demonstrate computer skills in MS Word and Excel
  • Exhibit good leadership skills
  • Develop problem-solving and conflict resolution abilities
  • Communicate effectively
  • Work well under pressure
  • Adapt to change
  • Show initiative and be a forward thinker
  • Reside in the Lekwa Municipality-based communities (Standerton area) if selected.

Application Instructions
Apply online Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship 2024-2026 at:

  1. X8 Apprentice Electrical (Tutuka Power Station) ERI – Closing Date: 14 June 2024 – Ref. No. ERI 0012538
  2. X8 Apprentice Electrical (Duvha Power Station) ERI – Closing Date: 14 June 2024 – Ref. No.ERI 0012537

To access the aforementioned web address from your computer, it is strongly suggested that you utilize Google Chrome as your web browser (see above).

Candidates are required to create an account for themselves on the application portal before they can submit their applications. Throughout the entirety of the process of registering for this course, it will be necessary to sign into this account.

Alternatively, you can send the documents below via hand delivery:

  • A detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Proof of your qualification
  • Proof of locality, such as a municipal account.

Hand Delivery

  • Tutuka Power Station: hand deliver to Eskom HUB House, 62 Jacaranda Crescent Street, Standerton or Eskom Tutuka power station main entrance
  • Duvha Power Station: hand deliver to Eskom Duvha Power Station main entrance

By submitting your applications, you are giving the selection committee permission to use your personal information for the purpose of registering you for the event. This can include things like your name, address, and email address.

In order to verify the authenticity of the applications submitted by applicants, those submissions will go through a series of additional screening and verification steps. In the event that it is discovered that an applicant has misrepresented any part of their paperwork, they will not be allowed to take part in the registration process.

Candidates are obligated to submit their applications through the website that is linked above. The committee in charge of selecting winners will not consider any materials that have been submitted through alternative channels, such as hand delivery or fax.

Closing Date
Applications for the Eskom Electrical Apprenticeship must be submitted before the closing date on 14 June 2024.

The committee in charge of making selections has an absolute zero tolerance policy regarding late applications. During the registration period, we will not acknowledge any submissions that are received after the deadline has passed.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their materials as quickly as humanly possible. You will now have some time to conduct an accurate analysis of the information contained in your applications thanks to this development. Please have your applications ready as soon as it is convenient for you to do so.

Announcements will only be made to shortlisted candidates. If you do not hear back from the selection committee within 28 days past the closing date, we regret to inform you that you have not been chosen for the programme.

During the selection process, Eskom maintains the discretion to choose whether or not to make an appointment. The decisions that the selection committee comes to are irrevocable in every case.


  1. Good day.
    I have N3 – N6 in Electrical engineering. I’m looking for internship to obtain my diploma.
    Maluleka Thapelo Chantal

  2. I’m interested and I have N6 of electrical engineering certificates.
    I’m looking for a apprenticeship

  3. Hello I’m Thandeka Mazibuko I have NQF LEVELS,N4 in electricalengineering & electrical trade test I’m interested

  4. Dear Sir/Medam
    I’m Samantha Mthiyane 24 years old and I’m interested in Mechanical engineering I have level 3 with experience…

  5. I’m Silamulelo Nxumalo. I have N1 to N5 engineering electrical. I doing N6 Now .I would like to apply apprenticeship

  6. Good day, may i have and email where i apply i have completed N6 in electrical engineering

  7. Hi my name is Mbali Myeni I also want an electrical engineering apprenticeship this could be a great opportunity for me,I have N4 in Electrical Engineering
    Thank you!

  8. I am Tshego
    I’m 22.
    I have N1 to N6 electrical engineering certificates I’m looking for apprenticeship.

  9. Hi I’m Brandon and I would love to get this opportunity cause I’ve completed my N3 electrical engineering studies

  10. Hai am based in gauten I have N3 and N4 in electrical engineering I will be happy if I can get this post

  11. Hi I am Macdonald I would love to receive available vacancies and posts on my email I provided below. I have matric certificate and ncv level two in electrical infrastructure and construction

  12. Hi I like to get an opportunity for electrical infrastructure and construction NQF 4 and N3 I am determine person towards his work and like to increase my knowledge installations electrical engineering

  13. I would love to get this opportunity, seems like an opportunity of a lifetime, but I’m currently busy completing my N3 and doubt I’ll make it to selection this year. I look forward to working with you next year.

  14. I am interested on this opportunity because I wish to see my goal successful.I have N4 to N6 of electrical engineering heavy current.I need the inserve training.I would be glad if you offer me with the apprenticeship.

  15. I always act safety in mind. Act responsibility and with dedication and willing to work extra hour’s.Abilities in both oral and written of communication.

  16. I’m Sindisiwe Mkhize I have N4 I don’t have more experience in electricity but I would like to have a change to have experience in electricity.

    Thank you

  17. Hi my name is Nkululeko Emmanuel Buthelezi I have N1-N4 Electrical Engineering I’m interested to learn more about the company and how to analyze the problem of Electrical Engineering

  18. Greetings am Nokuthula Maselane I’ve passed my matric with bachelor’s..I have maths and science

  19. Dear recruiting Manager.
    I would like to apply for apprenticeship that has been advertised i have N3 electrical engineering.

  20. Good Morning, I am qualified in the required qualifications for the above apprenticeship. I will be appreciated if my application can be viewed. I can be contacted at any time for an interview.
    Thank You in advance.


  22. Hi am Solomon i am interested i have electrical NCV level 3 am busy completing NCV level 4

  23. Hi I’m Caroline Makhokha and I am interested in applying this I have N3 in electrical engineering

  24. Good morning I am kwanele siyaya I have 3 years experience as a electrical engineering apprenticeship and grade 12. I am interested to this electrical engineering learnership in order to develop my skills and knowledge
    Thank you

  25. Hi I’m Tshepiso I’m looking for an apprenticeship i have level 2,3 level 4 in progress electrical engineering

  26. Dear employer Iam TANDISIWE XOBOLOLO , I have N3 in electrical engineering , I would like to apply for an apprenticeship

  27. I’m SIPHESIHLE jam jam i don’t have much experience in electrical engineering like most people applying I stopped at N2 since I couldn’t afford school but I’m determined goal driven wanna learn nd I’d love to be given a chance to the study field of electricity

  28. This is a great opportunity. I have tried to apply using the online applications but it keeps saying faults 🥺💔. Please, is there any other way of applying for this position like sending via email or something, please 🙏

  29. Dear Employer I have the requirements that matches your specification almost exactly N3 to N6 electrical engineering heavy current and a trade test certificate I am interested in this opportunity

  30. i am trying to apply for the advertised eskom elctrical apprenticeship 2023-2026:openingin 25 different location. i apply for a specific province North West Province. The application page of my Details do not proceed. and again it does made an omission in the Surname block & First name block. My Surname is DITIRE, First name is MOTHEO , Second Name is LLOYD.

    I would appreciate your positive response in my application.

    Yours Faithfully
    Motheo( APPLICANT)

  31. I’m Siphindile Cabangile Xulu, I’m 29.
    I have N2 to N5 Electrical engineering certificates
    I’m looking for an apprenticeship
    I will be glad when you offer me with an apprenticeship

  32. I always keep safety in mind
    Act responsibility and with dedication
    Understand bisic computer literacy
    Abilities in both oral and written forms of communication

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