30 Aug 2023

Full Time Electrician: Electrical Infrastructure x2 at NAMPORT

NAMIBIAN PORTS AUTHORITY – Posted by o4na@ Walvis Bay

Job Description

As a leading strategic and dynamic institution, unique in our trade and very committed to our contribution to national development, NAMPORT, invites suitably qualified persons to apply for the following position:

POSITION: ELECTRICIAN: ELECTRICAL INFRASTRUCTURE (X2)

DEPARTMENT: PORT ENGINEERING
LOCATION: PORT OF WALVIS BAY
JOB GRADE: 10

PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
To execute all installations, all medium and low voltage maintenance and repairs on electrical systems and components in a variety of infrastructure projects such as transportation networks, utility systems, buildings, and communication networks.

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
▪ Install, maintain, and repair electrical systems in accordance with safety codes and regulations.
▪ Troubleshoot and diagnose electrical issues, ensuring efficient and effective problem resolution.
▪ Conduct routine inspections and preventive maintenance to ensure optimal system functionality.
▪ Prioritize, schedule, and manage tasks and projects to ensure timely completion and adherence to deadlines.
▪ Adhere to safety protocols, best practices, regulatory and compliance standards to prevent accidents and ensure a safe work
environment.
▪ Work collaboratively with other tradespeople, contractors, and team members to achieve project goals.
▪ Participate in emergency response activities to restore electrical services during outages or disruptions.
▪ Quickly diagnose and resolve electrical issues to minimize downtime and operational disruptions.
▪ Stay informed about industry advancements, emerging technologies, and best practices.
▪ Perform any other ad-hoc duties as may be required by Namport from time to time, including standby duties (when applicable) and at all Namport various Ports.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:
▪ Grade 12 with a National Vocational Certificate Level 3 or equivalent [NQF Level 3] in the electrical field.
▪ A minimum of 4 (four) years relevant experience, of which a minimum 2 (two) years should have been within medium voltage environment.
▪ Advantage: High voltage switchgear and transformer/ Low & Medium Voltage Certification.
▪ Code BE driver’s license.
▪ Alternative Requirements:
▪ Grade 10 with a National Vocational Certificate Level 2 or equivalent [NQF Level 2] in the electrical field.
▪ 5 years relevant experience, of which a minimum 3 years should have been within medium voltage environment.
▪ Must be driven and possesses a strong technical know-how with sound project work queue management skills.
▪ Troubleshooting, Diagnostic ad Analytical Abilities
▪ Wiring Techniques and Electrical Components Knowledge
▪ Time Management and Task Prioritization
▪ Effective Communication (Verbal and Written)
▪ Collaboration and Teamwork
▪ Technical Knowledge of Electrical Codes and Standards
▪ Must be a Namibian Citizen.

 

How to Apply

WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY: 01 SEPTEMBER 2023 Namport is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing world-class port services to all local, regional, and international seaborne traders, through excellent customer service, sustainable growth, development, and social responsibility. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their applications electronically via www.namport.com/careers/ All foreign qualifications should be evaluated by NQA. All enquiries and applications with full details regarding qualifications, experience, and career achievements should be addressed to the under mentioned: Human Capital Business Partner | Namibian Ports Authority | P O Box 361 | Walvis Bay, Namibia Tel: 064 – 208 2255 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No hand delivered, emailed, or faxed applications will be considered

Job Categories: Engineering Jobs. Job Types: Full Time.

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