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Protection Engineer Nairobi/Kenya (Freelancer, temporary till September 2019)
We are looking for a Protection Engineer covering a temporary Freelancer position in Nairobi/Kenya (till September 2019):
Witness tests for the protection panels including relays, BCU, A/R and also witness test for functional tests.
Witness tests for LVAC and LVDC systems
Witness tests for the outdoor equipment including CB, CT, CVT, DS,ES and LA
Witness test for control and protection panels and circuits including protection relays, BCU, metering, functional tests, logic test, etc.
Preparation of technical report for the problems are facing during the test & commissioning works. The technical report should contain the technical proposal/ recommendation of protection engineer as per his experience and also as per the practice and client’s requirement in Kenya.
Preparation of daily activity and also weekly report
Attending at any required meeting at the site or Client/Contractor office to discuss and resolve the problems on test & commissioning activities.
Liaise and proper communication with Client and Contractor to discuss /report/resolve the issues about the control/protection/test & commissioning works
Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University
15 years’ experience in electrical power systems
10 Years’ Experience in protection, control and substation automation
10 Years’ Experience in testing and commissioning of 220kV and above Substations
1 project in Sub-Saharan African countries will be as advantage
Fluency in English, good in speaking and writing
Review and approval of control & protection design documents including SLDs, schematic drawings, signal list, interlocking and logic diagram, etc.
Well familiar with communication drawings and testing and commissioning activities
Well familiar with the protection setting calculations to review the setting calculation.
Well familiar with shutdown activities to review the shutdown plan/book
Well familiar with Substation Automation System(SAS) and witnessing tests for SAS
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