Power Engineer Job Vacancy at NEWL

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Since 1987 NEWL has positioned itself to become an engineering solutions provider in East and Sub Saharan Africa.

Power Engineer Job Vacancy at NEWL

Job Title: Power Engineer

Reporting Line Manager: Chief Operating Officer

Department: Projects

Design, Plan, Install, Test and commission electrical installations and devices and equipment pertaining to electrical and communications systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Source Power Related Projects
  • Designs and Plans power system facilities & equipment and coordinates construction, operation, and maintenance of electric power generating, transmission lines and distribution systems and equipment for industrial, commercial or domestic purposes.
  • Directs preparation of, or prepares drawings and specific type of equipment and materials to be used in construction and equipment installation
  • Prepares Departmental Budget, BOQ’s, labor, construction, and equipment costs
  • Inspects completed installations for conformance with design and equipment specifications and according to the set standards
  • Make sure that Health, Safety & Environmental standards, rules and regulations are well known and adhered by all project staff and maintained in the area of operation
  • Coordinates operation and maintenance activities to ensure optimum utilization of power system facilities and meet customer demands for electrical energy
  • May be designated according to type of engineering functions as Design-And- Construction; Operations-And-Maintenance.
  • Quick in Emergency response and management of major incidents on the electricity network and attends various engineering investigations including assets failure modes, risk assessments and external claims/complaints
  • Implements major construction and maintenance projects such as new installations, upgrade, refurbishment or replacement of aged assets within the network
  • Ensuring that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements by preparing electrical systems specifications, technical drawings or topographical maps
  • Writing reports and compiling data regarding existing and potential electrical engineering projects and studies
  • Preparing specifications for purchases of electrical equipment and materials
  • Supervising or Training project team members
  • Estimating material, labour, or construction costs for budget preparation

Skill Requirements:

  • Knowledge of applicable codes related to electrical engineering.
  • Proficient in design and calculation software’s such as AUTO CAD and others.
  • Experience in data analysis and in using or a desire to learn new technologies.
  • Talent in Negotiations and Networking.
  • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
  • Strong leadership capabilities
  • Communication skills
  • Good team working skills
  • Working/Worked with reputable power companies in Grid Connection especially in Construction of High Tension (HT) and Low Voltage (LV) lines, Construction of Substation, Transformer Installation and Connection of Customers not less than 3 Years and Hybrid Power can be an added advantage.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Must be a Citizen of Tanzania
  • Bachelor Degree or Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University.
  • Registered as Professional Engineer with ERB
  • Licensed by EWURA as Class A engineer in Electrical Installations
  • At least 5 Years Working Experience in Management or a Senior Position

How to Apply :

Applicants are invited to submit their Application Letters, Resume, Copies of Certificates and other Credential Certificates via e-mail to:  hr@newl.co.tz


Chief Human Resources & Administration

P.O.BOX 7026


Deadline: Applications to be received before 30th April 2024.

If you are not contacted by Northern Engineering Works Limited Five (5) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.  Short listed candidates may be subjected to any of the following: competency assessment and reference checking.

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