Assistant Electrical Engineer (Transport & Logistics)

Job Categories:

Electrical Engineeri


Date Posted:

2020-08-19

Employment Type

Full Time

Website

bemconsult.com

Location:

Lusaka

Salary:

Negotiable


Description:
Job Purpose
The Assistant Electrical Engineer work with Engineering Head to suggest system updates and enhancements to meet client demands. Assist to prepare technical design documents based on specifications, review project specifications and identify technical constraints and requirements. Develop preventive maintenance programs for electrical systems.

Summary of Key Responsibilities;
  • Ensure that system breakdowns, failures and repairs are addressed promptly.
  • Assist Electrical Engineer in installation and maintenances of electrical systems.
  • Conducting performance checks of all electrical fittings in the place of work and confirming safety
  • Planning new electrical installations and maintenance of existing ones
  • Supervising workers while installation
  • Reporting to electrical engineer if discrepancies in safety measures or installation procedures are found and take steps to solve the problem
  • Make suggestions and recommend changes in the existing systems to improve efficiency
  • Keep track of the finances involved while the project is underway
  • Take necessary steps to improve the efficiency of the department
  • Keeping abreast of happenings in the field of electrical engineering and implement development wherever possible
  • Take over the responsibilities of the manager when he is absent
  • Work with the engineering team to plan, coordinate and execute electrical projects
  • Identify system integration and design issues and provide appropriate resolutions.
  • Monitor and report project status to management on regular basis.
  • Schedule project review meetings to discuss about any issues and recommendations.
  • Design specifications, budgets, help manuals, online help modules, product test reports, etc.
  • Take the lead in all repairs, maintenance and performance of specific equipment or a set of equipment’s.
  • Work with the Procurement team in purchasing of materials for production process and perform other tasks to fulfill project requirements.

Required Skills and specifications
  • Good communication skills and leadership qualities
  • Excellent Analytic Skills
  • Excellent Design Skills
  • Conceptual Skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good planning and organization abilities
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work for long hours

Primary Areas of Accountability:
Qualification and Experience
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Must have a minimum of 5-7 years post qualification experience in Electrical Engineering
  • Must have worked for a Transportation & Logistics company mostly in Maintenance
  • Should be conversant with Motor Rewinding
  • Must be precise and meticulous in working
  • Must be member of the EIZ/ERB with VALID practicing license     


If you meet the minimum hiring requirements for the above position, please email your CV and Cover letter clearly stating your salary expectations to : jobs@bemconsult.com and copy in bemconsult@outlook.com  
 
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