Mechanical Technician Job Opportunities – Eskom

Job Title:        Mechanical Technician
Organization: Eskom
Duty Station: Jinja,
Reference Number: MECTECH/2018/01
About US:
Eskom Uganda Limited is a
subsidiary company of Eskom Enterprises based in South Africa. Our business is
operating and maintaining Nalubaale and Kiira hydroelectric Power Stations.
Their mission is to be the “Centre of Excellence in Power Concession
Job Summary: The Mechanical
Technician will conduct preventive and corrective works on the mechanical
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Corrective maintenance
  • Handle
    any mechanical plant breakdowns, deviation/notifications
  • Carry
    out pre job briefing
  • Take
    out plant permits and check isolations
  • Supervise
    junior team members during execution of mechanical works.
Preventative Maintenance
  • Handle
    routine preventive maintenance activities on mechanical plants while
    ensuring safety of plant, equipment and people.
  • Conduct
    job safety observations
  • Handle
    repairs of plant, modifications and troubleshooting for solutions while
    ensuring safety of plant, equipment and people.
  • Participate
    in project execution.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The
    applicant must hold a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Two
    years of related experience
  • Behavioural:
    Integrity, honesty, trustworthy and professionalism.
  • Leadership
  • Knowledge
    of Turbine water ways, work at heights and in confined places
  • Analytical
    Skill (Interpret engineering sketches and drawing, hydraulic circuits)
  • Time
  • Decision
  • Customer
    and Quality Focus
  • Good
    communication skills
  • Team
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested are encouraged to send their application letters, copies of academic
certificates and updated CVs including three professional referees to;
The Human Resources Manager,
Eskom Uganda Limited (EUL),
Nalubaale Power Station,
P.O. Box 942, Jinja, Uganda
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