Switching Officer

  • Dubai Recruitment
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
  • Dec 21, 2016
Full time General Business

Job Description

Expats: Diploma in Electrical Engineering with 2 years' experience OR Certificate with 5 years' experience. Nationals: Diploma/Certificate in Electrical Engineering with 1 year experience Job Description: Operate all the EHV and HV GIS locally or remote in the transmission network (except power stations) according to TMD switching procedure with the objective of performing reliable and safe operation. Comply with Corporate Excellence through continuous innovation and fulfilling the requirements as per Excellence criteria. Facilitate, transfer and share knowledge with colleagues and subordinates in order to support Corporate Excellence. Follow and adhere to the OH&S Management System Manual as per DEWA's safety standards. Executes local or remote switching operation of EHV and HV GIS in co-ordination with transmission control room for safe isolation and energization. Issues, displays and clears work permit / caution permit and maintains the log book and permit request. Attends emergency calls, reset the annunciators etc. Troubleshoots and reset minor alarm and reports the same (for ventilation / cooling fan / FPS etc.). Checks various GIS and trafo parameters to ensure the healthiness of the transmission equipment. Ensures that all safety measures are taken as per DEWA safety manual so as to ensure safety of persons and equipment. Experience in 400/132kV substation operation.