JOB DETAILS

Job Title: Facility Engineer

Department: Technical
Location: SAKA
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Years of Experience: 3-5 years

Responsibilities

The Facility Engineer will be responsible for the following functions:

  • Perform 1st line troubleshooting of faults involving the generators and other facilities
  • Provisioning of power and installation of AC & DC equipment.
  • Prepare accurate daily, weekly and Monthly reports.
  • Ensuring that safety and health standards at work are adhered to
  •  Acts as the primary contact for all third party (facilities) related issues (emergencies and repairs)
  • Ensure 100% availability of power and manage diesel supply and replenishment process in all MainOne POPs.
  • Maintenance of all MainOne and third party POP facilities as well as service coordination and service providers’ management
  • Carry out regular assessment of POP facilities to determine items that are due for replacement or repair and initiate appropriate action
  • Work on shift basis under pressure and ability to manage with stress

  


Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • BSC/HND in any relevant discipline.
  • Minimum of 3 years in telecom facility operations & maintenance experience.
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office tools.
  • Facilities management.
  • Project management.
  • Excellent people skills.
  • Must be customer service oriented.
  • Contract/vendor management skills
  • Good interpersonal relationship.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in working with AC and DC power systems.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multi-task.

Demand on the Job

  • Ability and willingness to work long hours and meet tight schedules.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work under pressure and ability to deal with stress.
  • Willingness to take initiative and resolve problem.
  •  Ability to work with all levels of the organisation.
  • Ability to be spontaneous and handle last minute tasks.
  • Ability to work well independently within a fast paced, result oriented environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details.