Electrician L2

at BGI Ethiopia
Location Wolkite /Gubre/, SNNPR, Ethiopia
Date Posted June 26, 2021
Category Engineering
Production / Manufacturing
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


Purpose of the job

Under general supervision of Team Leader L1/L2, he/she investigate and diagnose electrical faults, finding solutions and implementing repairs to ensure all electrical systems and equipment are working effectively and efficiently; and overhaul services on machinery and electrical components installs and repairs electrical lines.

 Main duties & responsibilities

  • Follows up the operation of all electrically powered machinery in the plant and performs preventive maintenance.
  • Performs the installations of new electrical lines and new machinery and supervises the technicians installing.
  • Tests electrical line and fixes maintenance problems
  • Performs daily scheduled maintenance without affecting production and supervises other technicians assigned to maintenance
  • Controls the safety of electrical machinery and components
  • Repairs and overhauls electrical components of motorized equipment and industrial electric motors.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs electrical system of ground power units shop electrical equipment and high voltage switch
  • Ensures the correct operation of repaired and purchased electrical components.
  • Performs heavy and complex electrical maintenance and installation works as per the maintenance schedule
  • Disassemble burnt out motors and transformers, solenoid coils, etc. and repair them
  • Tests and ensures that maintenance of electrical machinery, components, motors, etc is carried out according to specifications and maintenance procedures and adjusts if needed.
  • Records time and spare parts used and submit to concerned supervisor.
  • Produce weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly reports
  • Responsible for own safety and the safety of others in the work area; must adhere to all safety policies and accident prevention compliance programs.
  • Wear all required P.P.E. Protective clothing must be worn during production and cleanup.
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned by supervisors or managers

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of electrical systems, hand tools, and industrial equipment.
  • Ability to read schematics, blueprints, and other technical documents.
  • Strong familiarity with local and national electrical codes
  • Strong knowledge of motor controls and PLC’s
  • Good knowledge and skill on repair and maintenance work
  • Ability to perform work at different awkward positions
  • Proven ability to work independently with little or no supervision
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and electrical drawings
  • Ability to write reports and correspondence.
  • Good communication skills to work with colleagues. Sound judgment informed by extensive practical knowledge and experience
  • Able to handle conflict and resolve differences of opinion

Expected Education and Experience

  • Grade 10+3 up to Grade 10+5: 1 to 3 years experience
  • Bachelor’s degrees: 1 years experience



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