Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Opening X39 Positions for Individuals Interested in Engineering Field

About Eskom
Eskom Hld SOC Ltd, more commonly known as Eskom, is a leading public utility focused on delivering electricity throughout South Africa. Its origins trace back to 1923 when it was founded under the name Electricity Supply Commission (ESCOM), also recognized by its Afrikaans alias, Elektrisiteitsvoorsieningskommissie (EVKOM). Throughout its extensive history, Eskom has held a central role in providing power to the nation. Entrusted with the critical responsibility of power management, Eskom Holdings oversees the complete electricity provision cycle, covering generation, transportation, and distribution.

Impressively, the organization caters to nearly 95% of South Africa’s electricity consumption, a substantial contribution accounting for 60% of the total electricity usage across the African continent. Eskom holds a noteworthy global position, ranking eleventh in production capacity among power utilities. Moreover, it secures the ninth position in sales volume, emphasizing its considerable market influence. A testament to its technological prowess and dedication to sustainable energy solutions is the operation of the world’s largest dry-cooling power station, adding to its accolades.

About the Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025
Eskom is offering traineeships for individuals pursuing the Engineering field and would like some training to further polish their abilities and knowledge. The traineeships offered cover a diverse range of study fields, enabling individuals to specialize and advance within their chosen areas. Engaging in these programs allows individuals to tailor their learning experience to match their interests and career objectives, ultimately fostering expertise within their chosen domain.

This endeavor not only supports individual development but also contributes to the progress of the energy sector, ensuring a capable and skilled workforce for a sustainable future. As candidates participate in Eskom’s Graduate Traineeships, they embark on a transformative journey that equips them with essential skills, knowledge, and a forward-thinking mindset, enabling them to make meaningful contributions to the energy industry and beyond.

The Eskom Engineer Traineeships are available for the fields below.

Eligibility Criteria
Make sure to submit your learnership application for Eskom Engineer Traineeships in a timely manner. Start by carefully reviewing the requirements for participating in the program. Your qualification will be evaluated based on your background and prior experiences. Refer to the qualification standards provided below to validate your qualifications. To increase your probability of success, attentively examine and satisfy each requirement listed in the provided guidelines.

The Eligibility Criteria for Eskom Engineer Traineeships are outlined as follows:

1. Academic Qualifications

  • B Eng./Bsc. degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • B Eng. /Bsc. Degree in Electro-Mechanics
  • B Eng./Bsc. degree in Civil Engineering
  • B Eng./Bsc. degree in Electrical Engineering
  • B Eng./Bsc. degree in Computer System Engineering

2. Personal Attributes

  • Possess effective communication abilities.
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for comprehending technical concepts.
  • Prioritize safety awareness.
  • Exhibit a conscientious and disciplined approach.
  • Showcase responsibility and dedication.
  • Display resilience in managing emotions.
  • Show proficiency in performing physical tasks.
  • Maintain a positive outlook.
  • Collaborate effectively within a team.

Application Instructions
Apply online:

  1. X23 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Various Locations (Ref. No. 5001312249)
  2. X2 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Eastern Grid (Ref. No. 50823673TZ)
  3. X2 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, North East Grid (Ref. No. 50823688SN)
  4. X2 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Northern Grid (Ref. No. 50823792OM)
  5. X2 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Southern Grid (Ref. No. 50823828SG)
  6. X3 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Western Grid (Ref. No. 50823841AVT)
  7. X5 Eskom Engineer Traineeships 2023-2025: Transmission, Apollo and CS (Ref. No. 50823651AS)

For optimal accessibility to the web address provided (as indicated above), it is strongly recommended to utilize Google Chrome as your web browser.

When it comes to submitting your application, candidates must take the initiative to create an account on the application portal and consistently use this account throughout the registration process.

An alternative and more convenient option for application submission is through a mobile phone, especially if you have an Android OS mobile device. Google Chrome, which comes pre-installed, can be utilized as your web browser, removing the necessity for additional browser installations.

By submitting your application, you are granting explicit authorization to the selection committee to utilize your personal information for event registration purposes. This may include essential details such as your name, address, and email.

To uphold the authenticity of all applications, a rigorous process of screening and verification will be implemented. Any attempt to misrepresent any part of the application will result in disqualification from the registration process.

Candidates are obligated to submit their applications exclusively through the provided website link. The selection committee will not take into consideration any materials submitted through alternative means, such as hand delivery or fax. Your adherence to this procedure is greatly appreciated.

Closing Date
Applications for the Eskom Engineer Traineeships must be submitted before the closing date on 12 & 19 October 2023.

The selection committee enforces a stringent policy regarding punctuality for application submissions. Any submissions received after the registration deadline will not be acknowledged.

We strongly encourage applicants to promptly submit their materials to allow sufficient time for a thorough review of the information in their applications. Ensure you prepare and submit your applications at your earliest convenience.

Notifications regarding successful progression through the selection process will be exclusively sent to candidates who meet the criteria. If you do not receive communication from the selection committee within 28 days after the closing date, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected for the program.

During the selection process, Eskom maintains the authority to determine the continuation of the appointment process. The decisions rendered by the selection committee are definitive and cannot be altered under any circumstances.

Committee Details
Don’t hesitate to reach out and ask any questions you may have regarding Eskom Engineer Traineeships. Please feel free to inquire and share your concerns with the contact person listed below. Your inquiries and questions are encouraged and welcomed.


  1. Good day, l wold love to ask if this position is still available. Thank you for reply in advance

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