FQM Electrical Engineer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs

FQM Electrical Engineer Jobs 2022 – Zambia Jobs. FQM Zambia looking for “Electrical Engineer”. Applicants with A Bachelor’s Degree may apply on or before 01 July 2022.

FQM Electrical Engineer Jobs 2022

The FQM has published a job vacancy announcement on 18 June 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Electrical Engineer to be based in Kalumbila, Zambia.

Recruiter First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQM)
Position Electrical Engineer
Location Kalumbila, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Experience Required 7 years
Application Deadline 01 July 2022

FQM Job Vacancy 2022

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Superintendent Electrical Infrastructure, you will be responsible for assisting in the establishment of preventative and responsive electrical fixed plant maintenance within the FQM Trident mine process plant: to ensure maximum operational performance is achieved in a safe and cost effective manner.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide guidance on the installation of new electrical infrastructure operational equipment and systems, replacement of old, faulty or redundant electrical infrastructure operational equipment and systems, inside the process plant as per the company and vendor’s safety and quality specifications.
  • Provide guidance on the electrical infrastructure equipment to have the correct hardware interlocking and safety parameter settings for safe and effective operation.
  • Provide guidance on the companies planned and preventative maintenance schedules and procedures for infrastructure electrical equipment.
  • Provide guidance on all safety logbooks regarding inspections and authorizations according to the FQM Trident logbook procedure.
  • Provide guidance on stock levels of electrical infrastructure equipment to be held in the warehouse and report all defective or substandard equipment to your direct supervisor.
  • Provide guidance on the correct type of all hand tools, required for the work within the infrastructure electrical section.
  • Provide guidance on the safe usage of all mobile / hydraulic tools, required for the work within your section.
  • Provide guidance on the reporting of defective tools, the correct usage and control of hand tools.
  • Provide guidance on all mine site electrical infrastructure drawings to be kept up to date and verified for redlined updates to be submitted to the drafting section for redrafting.
  • Provide knowledge and skills training for onsite personal, through our VFL program.
  • Assist in identifying of needs for specialised training requirements within the infrastructure area of responsibility.

Qualification & Experience:

  • G12 Certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized institution or an equivalent electrical qualification.
  • 7 years’ experience in an electrical infrastructure environment, working as an appointed electrical engineer.
  • Maintenance and operating knowledge of electrical medium and high voltage systems, protection calculations and settings.
  • Maintenance and operating knowledge of HV and MV electrical transformers.
  • Maintenance and operating knowledge of generator / power plants.
  • Maintenance and operating knowledge on the use of electrical HV & MV measuring technology and equipment.
  • Ability to read, train and understand electrical & P&ID drawings.
  • Experience / knowledge in the construction, operation, maintenance and fault-finding of overhead power lines, as well as medium and high voltage electrical infrastructure equipment.
  • Experience and knowledge in Siemens, ABB and Schneider protection equipment, used on infrastructure / reticulation networks.
  • Experience and knowledge in SF 6 gas, medium voltage circuit breakers. Used onsite are ABB, however knowledge of SF 6 breakers from other manufacturers will be advantageous.
  • Demonstrated applications of continuous improvement plans for reticulation networks.
  • Ability to quickly adapt to technological changes in high voltage electrical infrastructure environments.
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely and improve team safety awareness.
  • Certification for LV & MV switching from the Zambian MSD will be essential.
  • Computer literate in all the Microsoft packages.
  • A valid Zambian vehicle driving permit.
  • Registered as a member of the Engineering Institute of Zambia (EIZ).
  • Registered as a member of the Engineering Registration Board of Zambia (ERB).

Other Details

  • Contract Type: Full Time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply FQM Electrical Engineer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to this link Click Here

The Closing Date: 01 July 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.first-quantum.com

About Us!

First Quantum Minerals Ltd. is a Canadian-based mining and metals company whose principal activities include mineral exploration, development and mining. Its main product is copper, which accounts for 80% of revenues as of 2016.