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DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT ENGINEER-NATIONAL OFFICE

Unique opportunity for talented, motivated and caring personnel to join the local company that is making a World of difference. We have ambitious goals to grow our business from less than one million customers today to around six (6) million over the next decade. We are also serious about significantly lowering the cost of electricity to make sure everyone can afford electricity. Our growth will underwrite the social and economic growth of our country. PNG Power is aligned to ensure we are focused in the right areas and are equipped to undertake rapid electrification and improve efficiency. You will need to be a person that: • Driven to create change with proven capabilities • Forward thinking, strategic and disciplined • Inspiring, caring and works well with others for superior results • Takes personal accountability • Customer centric The following role is now open and we will accept applications up until 22nd March 2019. No late applications will be accepted.

Requirements

Primary Objectives:

Reporting to the Specialist Engineer Transmission & Distribution, this position is responsible to provide support in project planning, scheduling, coordinating and leading all Major Distribution maintenance & upgrade project works to existing PPL Network Asserts are executed efficiently and effectively, within budget & resources and in accordance with PPL specifications and standards in order to maintain a reliable power supply.

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes Requirements

Qualifications:

  •  A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or Power Systems related
  • Current Member of IEPNG (Institute of Engineers of Papua New Guinea) and/or other relative and recognized professional bodies

Skills and Personal Attributes

  •  At least 3-5 years of experience or more in Utility Power System with exposure of MV & LV Distribution System
  • Competently coordinate and manage distribution lines maintenance located on multiple sites within PNG.
  • Liaising with key internal and external stakeholders and coordinating activities and projects delivery remotely,
  • Distribution System Modelling using computer software aids, Planning, Design and Hardware Selection capability
  • Demonstrate proficient understanding and use of PNG Power Electrical Trade Circular and AS/NZS Electrical Codes and Standards
  • Project Scoping, Design, Contracting, Implementation and Management skills in planning and executing assigned electrical distribution projects within deadlines and budgets.
  • Ability to initiate and recommend solutions to improve distribution network supply and reliability
  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written and interpersonal) and a proven team player, who is reliable, able to motivate others, has the integrity and accepts responsibility and is accountable, for performance and is result orientated.
  • Must be flexible, champion team player, adaptable to change, enthusiastic self-starter, and eager to quickly assimilate new concepts and ideas.
What we Expect from you?

APPLICANTS RESIDING WITHIN RESPECTIVE CENTRES OR WITHIN LOCALITY OF THE ADVERTISED VACANCY ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

PNG POWER offers attractive terms and conditions of employment and remuneration to commensurate skills and expertise required by these roles.

More information about these roles can be obtained from our website: www.pngpower.com.pg/careers to download full details on the Knowledge, Skills and Attributes Requirements. To apply, send only your application letter and current resume clearly indicating the job vacancy to the following;

ATTENTION TO                  : PPL Recruitment team

EMAIL                                  : recruitment@pngpower.com.pg

POSTAL ADDRESS              : PNG Power Ltd, P.O. Box 1105, Boroko, NCD

HAND DELIVERED              : PNG Power Ltd National Office, corner of Wards Road, Hohola

                                              (Labeling the job vacancy)

original certificates (QUALIFICATION) ARE required at the time of interview.

Only short listed applicants will be contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful if you are not contacted within 4 weeks after close of applications.

PNG Power is an equal opportunity employer.

Deadline for Applicants
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST WILL CLOSE AT 4:30PM ON FRIDAY 22nd MARCH 2019
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