Electrical Advisor

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 energy solutions of its customers. In 2015, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5 billion with approximately 18,800 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

Wärtsilä Central Africa is looking for an Electrical Advisor who will be based in N'Djamena - Chad.
Application deadline 2018-03-07
Position description -Advise the client in all the activities of operation and maintenance, to analysis the operating parameters of the power plant
-Define the maintenance schedule, the analysis of the damage and, to the extent possible, to prevent any problems, to recommend corrective actions (including defining the spare parts, and eventual manpower, required for the repair charged to the Customer) and provide technical advisory to improve the performance of the power plant
-Write monthly operation reports of the plant according to a form agreed by the customer
-Plan, organize and supervise the execution of maintenances programs
-Write down and submit to the customer for signature the acceptance report
-Write down and submit to the customer the maintenance report in the three (3) weeks from the completion of each
-Training customer Electrical employees according to contractual terms and conditions
-Provide technical support to customer when needed

Requirements -Excellent general electrical and mechanical knowledge of facility plant and equipment with superb fault finding skills and abilities.
-Team worker
-Problem Solving skills
-Effective communication
-Customer focus and ownership
-French is a must
-Good command of English (B2 level or superior)
-Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
-Minimum of three years previous experience of power generation in a 24/7 environment or maintenance duties in large process plants.
-Working knowledge of preventative maintenance programs Engine knowledge (desirable)
-Auxiliaries knowledge (Pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, separators)
-MV/LV electrical systems knowledge BSc. or M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering -Maintain the plant during normal working hours according to company policies, procedures and operation profile/plan.
-Ability to economically and safely operate and maintain the plant during the designated shift. To comply with all safety regulations including isolation, lock out and tag out.
-Ability to maintain the Engines and Auxiliary equipment in good conditions of cleanliness, take the necessary steps for the prevention and correction of the found abnormalities.
-Responsible for starting the local and remote engines and synchronizing them. Presenting immediate solutions of protection of the equipment in cases of possible flaws.
-Assist Maintenance Supervisor as required.
-Be able to isolate and prepare for the stopping and starting of engines, be able to resolve possible flaws that occurs during the starting and stopping.
-Coach and mentor other technicians and general labor.
-Resolve abnormalities that occur in the DC system of the plant.
-Inspect engines electrical systems of the engines, auxiliary equipment and other existent equipment in the plant to detect electrical faults and take the necessary steps for the prevention and correction of the referred abnormalities.
-Reconditioning and overhaul of engine’s electrical components.
-Carry out corrective inspections of all electrical equipment and supervision of the engines.
-Maintenance of electrical tools, fixtures, cutting tools and hand tools
-Reporting of the works performed
Country Cameroon
Job area Contract Delivery