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Generator technician Job at African Initiatives for Relief and Development - Career Opportunity in Uganda
Job Category: Technicians
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  24 January 2020
Duty Station: Uganda
Posted: 21-01-2020
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 21-01-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 21-01-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Generator technician

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Science & Engineering ]


Jobs at:

African Initiatives for Relief and Development

Deadline of this Job:
24 January 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

AIRD Uganda is non-governmental, non-political, non-religious and non-profit making organization with the main aim of protecting and seeking durable solutions for Refugees and IDP's in Africa in partnership with UNHCR the UN refugee agency.
AIRD is seeking for qualified personnel for the position listed below
14. Job Title: Generator technician
Reports to: Workshop foreman .

Key responsibilities
• Conduct preventive maintenance on equipment and tools
• Diagnose and repair diesel power generators for shut down and no start conditions along with the necessary paper work.
• Maintain and repair diesel power generators and associated components such as cooling system, fuel system and lubrication.
• Maintain records, logs, files and other technical information
• Maintain the generators clean and carry out routine checks.
• Ensure healthy and safety procedures are strictly adhered to by ensuring use of PPE, housekeeping, etc.
• Prepare service reports for the maintenance works done on the genset.
• Prepare commissioning reports for new site installations.
• Start, ramp up and ramp down generators as requested by the user.

Job Skills: Not Specified

• Minimum of diploma in mechanical or electrical engineering.
• Relevant 5 years' experience in diagnosing diesel and petrol generator engines and other mechanical system malfunctions.
• Sound knowledge of generators, electrical systems both single and three phase

Job Education Requirements: diploma in mechanical or electrical engineering

Job Experience Requirements: 5 years


Job application procedure
Candidates meeting the required qualifications are encouraged to apply on the link below: 
No hand delivered applications will be accepted.
Application Deadline: Friday 24th January 2020

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