Team Leader/ Power Transmission Specialist

Location
Kabul, Afghanistan (AF)
Salary
Negotiable + Full Expat Bens
Posted
11 Oct 2016
Closes
08 Nov 2016
Function
Project Manager
Job Type
Consultant
Level
Consultancy

Large Global Engineering consultancy are immediately seeking a Team Leader/Power Transmission Specialist to work alongside other experts in Afghanistan. Applicants should be a Senior Energy Economist or Electrical Engineer with relevant degree and possess a minimum of 20 years of experience covering studies, planning, programming and managing High Voltage Power Transmission line projects in a variety of countries. At least 10 years should be in developing countries and experience in Afghanistan and other post conflict areas is beneficial. 

Key responsibilities include:

-Overall responsibility of managing the team of consultants, coordinating with the client, relevant agencies and partners on optimal management of the project. 

-Supervision, planning and organising construction and erection activities of project.

-Certify and undertake project and field works including project implementation plan proposed by turnkey contractors, project security plan proposed by contractors, review of overhead transmission line design, OPGW design, installation, testing and commissioning of 500kV and 220 kV transmission lines.

-Review and certify tower type tests, factory acceptance tests, site acceptance tests & commissioning.

-Coordinate and supervise the design, specification, evaluation, purchase and upkeep of computer and electronic control systems.