SKA South Africa vacancies

SKA SA Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic
Closing date: 6 August 2016
SKA SA has an exciting opportunity for an Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic to join the Telescope Operations team. The main purpose of this role is to install, maintain and repair piping, ducting and equipment for heating, cooling and ventilation of buildings or vessels on the Karoo Radio Astronomy Observatory. This will include the Karoo Array Processor Building’s Data Rack Area and Power Plant generation facility, and various shielded equipment containers used on the site.

SKA SA General Worker
Closing date: 19 August 2016
SKA SA has an opportunity for a General Worker to join our team in Carnarvon. The successful incumbent will report to the Farm Foreman.

About the employer

SKA SA is currently designing and constructing the MeerKAT Radio Telescope in the Karoo Region of the Northern Cape Province. MeerKAT is a world-class radio telescope and is designed to do ground breaking science. Via MeerKAT, South Africa is playing a leading role in the design and technology developments of the Square Kilometre Array Radio Telescope. In collaboration with South African industry and universities, and collaborating with leading global institutions, the South African team has developed innovative technologies in areas such as antenna engineering and signal processing hardware and algorithms. As a business unit of the NRF, SKA SA is committed to employment equity and redress.

SKA Organisation vacancies

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