Eskom is a leading company in providing energy solutions to the world and stands among the top companies in the world. It is working on latest technologies and working mainly on providing sustainable and green technological solution to full fill the energy needs that we have today. The philosophy of the company is simple and responds clearly to the current issue at a global scale that is of global warming which need to be responded by green and sustainable ideas.
To be part of such a company we need to have the same philosophy as the company itself. Vacancies at Eskom open up every now and then. To apply at Eskom the process is fairly simple and easy to do. However the criteria on which the candidates are chosen and tough and very competitive as the stature of the company is grand and every other person pursues a company of a multinational level to have a secure and safe job.
Vacancies at Eskom can be applied for through the internet at Eskom.com and referring to the “A career at Eskom” tab. Here you will have to register and provide basic information about your selves being first name last name and further your email and contact information. By this you will be able to open an account and register your selves to the Eskom site and vacancies at Eskom will become available to you. You may also apply if you are a former employee of Eskom through their PHP service which stands for Personal History Profile.
The PHP service is very helpful for former employees. The PHP service ensures that all you hard work at Eskom that you have done as previous contractor comes in handy and makes you profile more prominent then others as loyalty and pure hard work never goes to waste.
Apart from the name and full name and contact details the registration form will take a tiny bit longer as you scroll down the list of information that they ask for. They require your ID number along with your passport number. This information is usually confirmed with the local embassy so ensure this data is clear and correct or it shall end up being reported to you as an error at any later stage which will hinder the registration and of course the time that you take to apply.
At Eskom the company sees where it is easy for you to work as it is essential that the satisfaction of the employees is 100% for them to be able to work at that pace as well. They ask you to write a proffered location and they also ask your current location as for it is easy for the company to deicide the best place for you to work in if vacancies at Eskom show up in a nearby location as you current location. As Eskom is global company it has many linguistic that they have to deal with thus your primary and second language that you master at has been asked as well. Be sure to apply in a location of which you know that language as this make you a better prospect for employment. They also ask you if you can drive or not and also if you have any disability which hinders you're driving. It's always better to know the skill as it makes you mobile and more independent which makes you better for the companies as well as they don't have to make sure you get to places you get there yourself.
After the standard registration of passwords and email, the next step is to update your CV. Now this is a tricky one as your CV is all that they see of you in the first glance. If you have made an impressive CV it works out, if not, then it doesn't. So you might want to check out some examples online and just use a good search engine online. As they say “First impression is the last impression” well its true make sure you have an awesome CV to show and you so at least you may get short listed for the interviews and from then it's you all the way to impress the members of the interviewing panel to choose you.