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Power Plant Electrical

Location:
Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya
Salary:
50000
Posted:
April 25, 2021

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CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL DETAILS

NAME: KENNEDY GITONGA NJUE

DATE OF BIRTH: 30TH MAY 1988

NATIONALITY: KENYAN

GENDER: MALE

MARITALSTATUS: SINGLE

RELIGION: CHRISTIAN

POSTAL ADDRESS: P.O. BOX 27-60102

CONTACT: 071*******

EMAIL: adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

LANGUAGES: English, Swahili and Kimbeere

CAREER PROSPECTS AND AMBITIONS

To become a leading resource person in the engineering world

To drive growth and excellence in an organization as well as pursue further professional education in order to acquire more skills and exposure that will allow me deliver result to the organization

KEY QUALITIES

Honest

Able work under minimum or no supervision

Responsible

Hardworking

Fast learner

EMPLOYMENT RECORD:

Jan 2020 to present,

GORGE FARM ENERGY PARK

PO Box 1612 – 00502, Karen, Kenya.

Tel: + 254 (0-716-***-***

Email: adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

Tropical power commissioned a 2.8MW capacity biomass power plant at Gorge Farm, Kenya. The plant is the largest of its size and type in Africa, and a first in terms of renewable energy development in the East Africa. .

Responsibilities

Oversee and check power plant equipment to determine operating problems evidence.

Monitoring SCADA system to ensure smooth flow of power plant.

Interact with systems operations to coordinate transmission loads, frequencies and line voltages.

Check and test electrical power distribution machinery and equipment with testing devices.

Document and compile operational data, complete and maintain forms, logs and report

Control a variety of power-generation equipment and machinery during normal operation, scheduled maintenance and emergency repair procedures.

Monitor meters, gauges and control boards to verify operational parameters, and make adjustments to distribution, generator output, voltage and electricity flow rates according to standard protocols and power grid requirements.

Utilize a variety of analog and digital informational displays to understand operational performance variables, such as electricity flow and voltage, and record information accurately into manual logs and computer databases

Oversee machinery indicators to determine existence of malfunctions or suboptimal performance, and initiate appropriate repair procedures when necessary

Start and stop power-generation equipment as necessary to maintain safe operation, allow for repair work and meet changing supply and demand variables

Follow all relevant safety protocols and legal codes to ensure proper operation of equipment and minimize risk of damage to property and personnel

August 2015 to Dec 2019 worked at;

Sketchers design promoter’s ltd

Bondo Road, Off Dunga Road

P. O. Box 12383 - 00400 Nairobi

+254 20 - 2153690/1,

2396096/7

adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

Responsibilities

Install, maintain, and enhance electrical systems and components, including fuses, lights, and wiring

Inspect, test, and diagnose issues with electrical systems and components

Perform all work in a manner that meets and follows electrical codes, blueprints, and standards

Test electrical systems and components to ensure proper functioning

Complete required documentation of repairs and service information

Ensure adequate inventory of necessary supplies and parts

Calibrate equipment to provided specifications

Perform preventative maintenance on electrical systems and components

Troubleshoot problems and make timely repairs

Doing plumbing works and assisting the IT department in cabling, camera installations

Jan 2012 to July 2015, worked at;

Kens Metal Industries Ltd

Off Enterprise Road

Industrial Area

P.O.Box 18583 – 00500

Nairobi, Kenya.

adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

Responsibilities

Inspect on a routine basis electrical equipment, wiring, fixtures and other components to ensure they remain functional and are up to code, as well as to identify any hazards or issues.

Determine the reasons for any malfunctions of systems or components, and create a maintenance or repair plan to solve the problem.

Repair electrical systems, wiring, circuit breakers, equipment and other components so that they remains at full functioning capacity.

Test systems with devices such as voltmeters, oscilloscopes and ohmmeters to ensure the system remains safe and that components are compatible.

Review blueprints to understand the placement of wiring or to comprehend the working of the equipment to provide the right service and repairs.

Provide suggestions on the lifespan of equipment and other electrical components, advising when certain components should be replaced due to potential risks.

Keep records of all maintenance and repair work conducted, including a record of any supplies ordered and used.

Ensure all routine maintenance work is handled on a regular schedule to reduce the risk of larger and more complex issues and to reduce costs.

September – November 2010.Attachment at Laboratory and Allied Ltd

PO BOX 42875 Nairobi,

adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

+254*********

Responsibilities

Repair and maintenance of machine,

Testing and troubleshooting the refrigeration systems

Participated in electrical connections including three phase supplies, single phase supply.

Undergone the steam pipe structure during the steam distribution to various supply points

September –November 2009 –attached at power technic ltd

(Schneider electric Kenya)

PO BOX 491**-*****

adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

Responsibilities

Assembling and wiring of control panel

Assembly and wiring of LV switch boards

Assembling of consumer units and Distribution Boards

Testing and troubleshooting the refrigeration systems

Participated in electrical connections including three phase supplies, single phase supply.

Undergone the steam pipe structure during the steam distribution to various supply points

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION

2008- 2011: Kenya Polytechnic University College

Diploma in Technology (Electrical Power Engineering)

2003-2006: Karangare Secondary school,

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education

Attained Grade B- (Minus)

1994- 2002: Kenya Certificate of Primary Education at Ciangera Primary School

Total marks 303 out of 500

COMMPUTER PROFICIENCY

Microsoft office word, excel, PowerPoint, A*- AutoCAD and circuit maker

HOBBIES

Doing research

Reading inspirational books

Meeting new friends

REFEREES

1.Edwin Odera

Kansai plascon ltd

Jirore Road, off Enterprise Road

Industrial Area

E-mail: adlyd5@r.postjobfree.com

Tel: +254-***-******

2.James Kariuki Mathu

Head of IT department

Sketchers design promoter’s ltd

Tel: 072*-******

3.Edwin wamai kanja

Wire products ltd

Tel: 071*******



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