Global natural and energy resources investment company is looking for an experienced Operations and Technical Managers Assistant.
Essentially a technical candidate with extensive Electrical and operations / technical support in the solar and / or mining sectors.
The individual must have an understanding of large energy contracts from construction to the operation of power generating assets and / or the construction and running of mines. Qualification Required
National Diploma / Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized Institution with utility scale solar industry experience or a qualified Electrician with N5 and utility scale solar industry experience
Knowledge of Scada monitoring systems
A Valid HV Regulation certificate
Must be competent to work on MV & HT networks.
Management experience in the electrical maintenance industry
Computer literacy, Windows, MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Have a valid driver's license
Experience 10+ years as an Electrician who has led electrical and or other technical teams 3-5 years Scada experience 5+ years experience having worked on Solar PV plants Deep knowledge of electrical breakdowns Specific Tasks Principal Responsibilities :
Under the direction of the Technical Manager, primarily responsible in planning, organizing, directing and controlling plant electrical maintenance, repair and revision works in the safest, efficient method of supervision.
Responsible for analysis of recurring problems, recommendation of technical solutions and support to maintenance technicians across all sites.
Implemented technical methodologies to streamline all processes.
Weekly and monthly progress and technical reports for Management and the Plant Owner.
Manage all technical works across all sites
Participate in interviews, Coordinate with the Plant Manager with training of Technical staff.
To supervise the tools, equipment and vehicles that must be used by the personnel across all sites.
Manage all technical documentation used by the technical staff
Liaise with the Technical Manager, Plant Manager, Facility Manger, Electrical Foreman and General works foreman.Coordinate with the plant manager for recommendation of technical personnel promotions when relevant.
Liaise with the Technical Manager, Plant Manager, Facility Manger, Electrical Foreman and General works foreman.
Health & Safety :
Ensure adherence of team to safety standards such as Occupational Health and Safety Act and Safety regulations.
Implement Log out and Tag out procedures and issue permits in cooperation with the health and safety officer.
Monitor and review safety trends to establish methodologies to maintain a positive downward trend in safety-related incidents to achieve or better established safety targets.
Key Competencies Technical Problem Solving Strong written and verbal communication skills Adaptability Ability to work under pressure Ability to handle many variables at once Strong ability to set and achieve deadlines