Jr. Maintenance Technician Electrical

Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2016, Wärtsilä's net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world.

Services Contract Management has the execution responsibility for three contract types: Operation & Maintenance (O&M) agreements, Maintenance agreements and Technical Management agreements. Globally the business covers over 500 installations both on land and sea and is one of the strategic growth areas within the Services Division.

We are now looking for a new team member to join our team in Ndola, Zambia.
Application deadline 2018-01-26
Position description Accountabilities: -Responsible for the safe and economic operation and maintenance of the plant. To comply with all safety regulations including isolation, lock out and tag out

Main Responsibilities: -Responsible for taking corrective action when directed to do so.

-Maintaining the plant in a clean and safe condition at all times.

-Perform emergency procedures in order to protect personnel and equipment in case of damage or failure of safety deficiencies.

-Utilize all tools in such a manner so as to maximize their useful operating life.

-Account for all parts and materials, and supplies used in the performance of work.

-Perform other jobs that your supervisor may require you to do.

-Responsible for economical and safe operations and maintenance of the plant during. To comply with all safety regulations including isolation, lock out and tag out.
-Responsible for maintaining the machines and auxiliary equipment in good working conditions.
-Be able to identify the components of the motor such as INJECTION pumps, cylinders, turning gears, engine stop levers, emergency stop for the engine, electric emergency stop for the engine and others.
-Be able to identify the electric panels corresponding to each existing piece of equipment in the plant and repair these panels, substitute components of the panels such as contacts, transformers and fuses. Identify defects.
-Be able to identify the existing equipment in the MV and HV room as well as the existing equipment in the ( KV SUBSTATION). Be able to use equipment of electric measurement such as digital and analogue Multi meters, Frequency meters, Electric Capacity meters, DC source, Oscilloscopes and others.
-Be able to execute readings of pressure and temperature indicators such as manometers, thermometers, digital panels and to measure with their specific measuring equipment.
-Be able to start and stop lubricating oil and HFO separators and take alarm readings from the separator panel without supervision.
-Be able to identify the computers of the control panel, the alarms and the trips of all the existing systems of the engines and their auxiliary equipment as well as the identification of the components of each system.
-Be able to read and create graphs of abnormalities and tendencies of the equipment and components of the engines.

Development Responsibilities:

-Support the instructional mission of the Power plant and to promote positive work attitude and customer relations. Perform electrical installation and maintenance.
Requirements General Skills:
Communication skills
Cost awareness & effectiveness
Teamwork skills
Wärtsilä quality, safety & environment. skills
Engine and technical skills (Contract Management):
Electrical knowledge
LV / MV / HV components
Prof / Technical analysis
Trouble shooting of electrical equipment
Trouble shooting, control & autom. System

Service Workshop general skills
Measurement equipment, electrical
Technical drawings and flow charts

Technical skills
Auxiliary system knowledge
Engine knowledge, MS
Diploma in Electrical & electronic Engineering or Advanced technician certificate. 2 to 3 years as electrical technician.
Country South Africa
Job area Contract Delivery