PAWA 774
Job Title Technical Officer Job Type Permanent
Report To Head, Technical Operations

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Repairs and replaces defective parts in power infrastructure like storage batteries, controllers, switchboards, switches, conductors, and other electrical fixtures
  • Installs, maintains, and repairs electromechanical, electrical, and electronic components of machinery and equipment
  • Performs preventive repair and maintenance of field, plant, and office electronic and electrical systems, devices, equipment and components
  • Tests solid-state circuitry to find defective parts in digital and analogue equipment and replaces defective parts
  • Installs enhancements and major upgrades to plant electrical subsystems
  • Utilizes specialized digital cameras and thermographic imaging to perform infrared analysis and examination of field equipment
  • Designs and modifies motor power control equipment circuits, reading and interpreting blueprints, wiring diagrams and schematics
  • Prepares schedules and coordinates activities with other divisions and sections
  • Plans and lays work orders, or works from instructions, using sketches, blueprints, and drawings
    • Ensures that the accurate and appropriate completion of all preventive maintenance duties
Qualifications and Experience
  • SSCE certificate
  • OND certificate will be an added advantage
  • Experience in building and maintenance power infrastructures in a developing economy
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience
Competencies Required
  • Ability to identify and implement efficient paths of action to finish assigned work
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Ability to establish and maintain solid working relationships with others
  • Ability to test, calibrate, diagnose, and repair various devices
  • Good communication and organization skills