Director Generation Operation & Maintenance - Re-advertised

  • Address : Kigali, Rwanda
  • Position Type : Full Time
  • Deadline : 28-November-2018
  • Vacancies : 1
  • Required degree : Bachelor
  • Required Years of Experience : 6

About REG-EUCL

The Energy Sector in Rwanda is undergoing a process of reform and a comprehensive program of renewal and expansion of electricity infrastructure is underway to ensure growth of the network to meet current and future supply requirements with a high level of reliability. The Energy Utility Corporation Limited (EUCL) is a Subsidiary of the Rwanda Energy Group (REG) one of the Successor entities from the former EWSA. EUCL took over EWSA utility operations including the associated generation plants, transmission and distribution network and all adjoining facilities thereto.

Description, duties, responsibilities

Job Summary:

To ensure maximum availability and reliability of ALL generation plant

Key Responsibilities:

Technical Delivery

  1. Ensure maximum availability of generation plant;
  2. Ensure a regime of generation plant availability declaration to support accurate generation programming, dispatch and forecasting;
  3. Ensure a harmonized and economic generation plan together with REG owned plants and IPPs plants;
  4. Work with IPPs towards a stable system and power supply.

Business

  1. Ensure the Generation Department is run as a successful/profitable business unit,
  2. Ensure the Generation Department is run an efficient and professional entity;

Leadership

  1. Ensure Leadership
  2. Support development of EUCL Strategic Action Plan
  3. Develop Business Plan and Budget for Generation Department aligned with EUCL overall Strategic and Action Plans;

 

Safety, Health & Environment

Ensure all generation plant operations comply with Safety, Environment and Health statutory, legal and regulatory guidelines

Education and Experience requirements

MSc and BSc Degree in Mechanical OR Electromechanical Engineering, with at least 6 years of experience in power generation or similar experience and at least 3 of which in a senior management role;

                                         OR

BSc Degree in Mechanical OR Electromechanical Engineering, with at least 8 years of experience in power generation or similar experience and at least 4 of which in a senior management role;

Requirements and Skills