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Job Vacancy For Electrical Technician October 2020 - Jobvacan

Job Vacancy For Electrical Technician

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ghanaians for appointment to the following vacant position as Electrical Technician at the Independent Power Plant located at Kpone-Tema.


Under the direction of the Electrical Engineer the Electrical Technician

• Ensures that electrical equipment and systems are maintained as per procedures and guidelines documented in the Maintenance Management System (Maximo)
• Ensures the complebor of scheduled preventative and corrective maintenance activities of electrical equipment and systems
• Ensures downtime of the plant is reduced by careful planning and the implementation of Maintenance Practices of all electrical equipment & systems. and efficient resolution of equipment defects
• Assists in planning and budgeting of all maintenance activities and costs related to the electrical equipment and systems
• Assists in ensuring that necessary spares and consumables are available and manage these inventories as it relates to electrical equipment & system to ensure availability and reliability of the KIPP facility


• Ensures a safe working environment for himself and the Electrical maintenance personnel whilst working on any equipment
• Obtains a Permit to Work for each job as necessitated by KIPP facility HSE Procedures put in place
• Ensures that all necessary tools are available to ensure safety whilst working on equipment:
• Be a part of committed cohesive and dynamic team.
• Ensures maintenance tasks are completed as per Work Orders generated in Maximo
• Assists to prepare reports on maintenance and document in Maximo.
• Assists to ensure that maintenance on all electrical equipment and systems is in accordance with OEM Manuals for the equipment,
• Along with the Electrical Engineer, ensures that the maintenance planning of the electrical equipment and systems are correctly scheduled so that all equipment are maintained as per OEM recommended intervals.
• Reviews Maintenance Procedures of the Electrical equipment and systems and suggests improvements;
• Supports reliable and accessible 24-hour engineering callout functionality;
• Attempts all possible means of reducing equipment downtime and ensuring high plant availability,
• Performs troubleshooting activities as necessary to determine failure conditions and rectifies any defects found,
• Records and reports all rectification jobs undertaken to the Electrical Engineer,
• Assists to prepare reports on equipment failure:
• Assists to perform Root Cause Analysis of failures.
• Works with Plant Operations Personnel to resolve problems encountered with Electrical equipment and systems.
• Works with the Electrical Engineer for outage planning and execution;
• Assists the Electrical Engineer in planning and budget preparation processes.
• Assists to ensure adequate inventories of spares and consumables are maintained.
• Apply engineering knowledge and skills to review and update task list for equipment Implements initiatives to address inconsistencies in Maximo scheduling, practices and documentation

Qualification Required & Experience


• Thorough knowledge of the practices. procedures and techniques essential to the electrical equipment and system maintenance of power plant
• Considerable knowledge of digital controls systems and power plant electrical systems
• Thorough knowledge of the methods, practices. tools and materials of the repair and maintenance of plant electrical equipment and system
• Ability to maintain required reports and records
• Skill in the use of personal computers and associated programs and applications necessary to successful job performance.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality, be detail oriented and disciplined, and adept at multi-tasking
• Excellent interpersonal communication skills. both verbal and written, with demonstrated ability to follow instructions diligently.
• Demonstrated good analytical skills to process information in a timely and accurate manner.
• Knowledge of Statutory Regulations on health and safety.
• Self-motivated and the ability to work within a team or independently
• A minimum of 3 – 4 years of education with a degree from an accredited Engineering or Technical school or equivalent experience (preferable).
• Three years of power plant with combined cycle experience or industrial plant or equivalent experience.
• Become qualified (Training Process).
• Experience in GE Frame Gas Turbines and Siemens Steam Turbines (preferable)

Remuneration: Salary and Conditions of Service are attractive and negotiable

Location: Kpone-Tema

How To Apply For The Job

CVs stating Work Experience, Education, Personal Training & Development. Other Skills with names and addresses of three (3) Referees should be sent by email to the following address:

[email protected]


Closing Date: 02 April, 2020

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