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Harare, Zimbabwe, Africa
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Senior (5+ years of experience)
Bachelor's Degree
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07 May, 2019


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Zimbabwe Power Company is the leading generator of electrical energy in Zimbabwe and supplies the bulk of the nation’s electrical power requirements from its five power stations. ZPC is undertaking various projects that are meant to close the gap between electrical energy demand and supply. ZPC is now on the execution stage of the 670MW Hwange Power Station: Expansion Project. The Company is inviting suitably qualified and motivated persons for the following vacant positions of the project that has arisen on a fixed term contract basis.


SECTION ENGINEER ELECTRICAL                         (REF: ZPCHR01/04/19)

Qualifications and Experience

· Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

· At least 8 years experience as an Electrical Engineer

· Proven past leadership experience

· Experience in power generation project is mandatory

· Professional Engineering Accreditation (Engineering Council of Zimbabwe).

· Professional membership (ZIE Corporate Membership).

· Project Management certification such as PRINCE2/PMP

· Strong technical, problem solving, decision making, project management, and computer skills

· Ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organisation and work in a team environment

· Preferred Design Experience: Familiarity with power plant design concepts

· Familiar with EPC contracts






· Serves as technical lead on electrical engineering aspects of the projects by providing end-to-end technical and leadership contributions and support to ensure project success.

· Leads a project team of Electrical Engineers and Technicians

· Oversees the review of design submissions, vendor quality surveillance, factory acceptance tests, installation works and site acceptance tests relating to Electrical plant equipment.

· Ensures that the specifications include all required drawings, and adherence/ compliance/ identification of accepted standards.

· Promotes safety, health, environment and quality (guided by the IMS standard) in construction operations.

· Prepares interim and completion project reports.

· Ensures all contact work is done as communicated in the project schedule

· Mentors and develops new recruited engineers and interns

· Gives technical support to the Project Site Manager during the project construction phase in relation to electrical issues specific of the project.


Applications from prospective candidates with detailed curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates should be received by no later than the 7th of May 2019.

Senior Manager-Human Resources or Hand delivery to Senior Manager- Human Resources

Zimbabwe Power Company

P.O. Box MP 274

Mount Pleasant


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Zimbabwe Power Company

12th Floor, Megawatt House

44 Samora Machel Avenue




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