Technician Operations & Maintenance – large-scale – Malindi, Kenya

Principal Accountabilities

  1. Coordinating with Technicians and Engineer and site team members
  2. Maintain close monitoring of preventive maintenance activities.
  3. Reporting to Plant Manager and Engineer.

Roles & Responsbilities

  1. Perform the Operation and Maintenance of the installed equipment’s as per plan includes PV area equipment, Transformers, Medium voltage switchgear and other panels, Switchyard, HVAC and other Utilities.
  2. Following instructions of site in-charge and engineer for safe and smooth operations at site
  3. Should support the team to ensure trouble free operations at site
  4. Follow instructions of HSE to ensure safe and smooth operations.
  5. Providing support in Plant and substation monitoring and maintenance and smooth operations of equipment and plant.
  6. Ensure support and timely completion of activities during all kind of Maintenance and operations related activities within reasonable minimum time to minimize the equipment/plant down time.
  7. Ensure availability and provide support at site or at substation as and when required at any time during breakdown/Schedule/unscheduled maintenance or when required.
  8. Report significant events to O&M Engineer and maintain necessary log of Unsafe Conditions, Unsafe Acts and Near Miss reporting.
  9. Safe and proper handling and upkeeping of company assets, spares and tools.
  10. Follow the instructions of control center and CEN in coordination with plant head.
  11. Record keeping of all events, breakdowns, RCA and preventive maintenance.
  12. Support in preparation of documentation and reports
  13. Visual inspection of the plant
  14. Daily check all installed equipment’s status through SCADA system.
  15. Take the corrective actions to rectify any fault to minimize the down time.


Diploma/ITI/Wireman from Govt recognized institute.

Experience : 

  1. 2 – 4 years of experience in operation and maintenance, having experience in 132/220 KV switch yard is an added advantage
  2. Work experience in Photovoltaic, LV and MV electrical systems, preferably in Renewable Power plant.
  3. Able to read and interpret single line diagrams and schematics.
  4. Working knowledge of work permit, LOTO, PTW & QHSE
  5. Should have basic computer literacy esp. in Word, Excel, Power point.

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