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Substations Erector (2 Positions) at Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited

The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) Limited is incorporated under the Companies Act of the Laws of Malawi. Its core business is to procure, transmit and distribute electric power in Malawi as well as manage System Market and Single Buyer Operations in Malawi. ESCOM is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions currently existing within the Corporation:

Substations Erector (2 Positions)
Grade: ES12
Location : Blantyre, Salima, Mzuzu
Supervised by : Substations Technicians

Purpose of the Job

To carry out maintenance of high voltage transformers and ancillary equipment for smooth operation of the same to ensure minimal faults and system disturbance within the region

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Carrying out installation of high voltage equipment
  2. Identifying defects and Clearing faults within substation
  3. Complying with standards and safety rules in all activities at all time
  4. Carrying out switchyard weed management and house keeping
  5. Carrying out various transformer tests

Attributes and competencies

  • Effective verbal and written communication abilities
  • Should be physically fit
  • The ability to operate effectively both independently and as part of a team

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Malawi Schools Certificate of Education (MSCE) Plus General Fitting Certificate
  • 1-year relevant work experience in the power industry/field

APPLICATION METHOD: Hard Copies in an envelope clearly indicating the position applied for on top.

ATTACHMENTS : Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae with 3 traceable referees and Certified Copies of Certificates.

CLOSING DATE : Friday, 10th April 2024.

ADDRESSED TO : Senior Human Resources Manager, ESCOM House, P.O. Box 2047, Blantyre.

Only candidates possessing accredited Qualifications will be considered for shortlisting. In cases where one’s qualification accreditation is questionable, the burden of proof rests with the candidate to provide evidence to the contrary.

Only Shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interviews through email.

ESCOM Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.