Maintenance Supervisor 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 -Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all electrical equipment, instruments and control systems in the plant and associated facilities.
-Perform work of high skill in the repair, inspection, testing, adjustment, installation and removal of all electronic and electrical plant equipment and systems. Supervise Electrical and I & C Technicians.

Main Responsibilities: -Supervise Electrical and I & C Technicians in performing preventive maintenance duties on all major equipment and systems, including emergency backup systems.

-Oversee the inspection, repair, installation and removal of all types of motors, generators, transformers, switches, control equipment, wiring, electrical signal and communication systems and storage batteries.

-Maintain equipment files, logs and drawings for all designated equipment and ensure that the data files are completed and current

-Complete other tasks as requested by the Maintenance Manager.

-Develop and implement training program for subordinates.

-Enforces environmental regulation

-Provide technical support to the electrical team to ensure correct procurement of correct and suitable replacement equipment and manage stock levels.

-Effective control of Subcontractors performing electrical
- Responsible for PLC and UNIC trouble shooting.
- Making reports on work.
- Develop local electrical team by training.
-Keeps abreast of innovative developments and applies them when applicable
-Maintain, control and further develop Electrical procedures for all operations
- -Lead on electrical work force.

Requirements -
General Skills:
Communication skills

Cost awareness & effectiveness
Teamwork skills

Wärtsilä quality, safety & environment. skills

Professional Skills:
Contract Activities (Contract Management):
Maintenance management

Contract Management skills
Logistics Management

Engine and technical skills (Contract Management):
Engine Control System knowledge
Parameter trending & analysis

Plant cond. & efficiency monitoring

Store & tool keeping knowledge.

Prof / Electrical Systems:
Electrical knowledge LV / MV / HV components
Prof / Medium speed engines knowledge:
Scheduled maintenance, MS
Prof / Plant control systems:
Operator´s station knowledge
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
B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering or the equivalent preferred; 5 to 8 years of progressive experience in the maintenance and repair of electrical equipment and instrumentation control systems
-Medium speed diesel experience
-Supervisory experience
Country South Africa
Job area Contract Delivery