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  • Posted: Sep 17, 2021
    Deadline: Sep 28, 2021
  • West African Cotton Company Limited is a company incorporated in Nigeria and is engaged in cotton ginning, selling of cotton lint to textile mills, export of cotton lint, gin motes and textile mill wastes. The company also imports cotton from other neighboring West African countries for onward sales to local textile mills. West African Cotton Company Limi...
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    Project Engineer (Electrical)

    Location: Argungu, Kebbi (Office / Field Based)
    Employment Type: Full Time
    Job Grade: 3
    Engineering: Engineering
    Reports to: Projects Manager
    Supervises: All Electrical team members
    Internally Relates with: All Sections like Production, Warehouse, Power Plant and Utility
    Externally Relates with: Vendors / Suppliers / Contractors / Site team

    Objective / Purpose of Job

    • Reviewing all project's engineering design plans, performing complex components, liaising with other engineers, and maintaining relationships with clients, vendors, and other stakeholders.

    Job Duties / Responsibilities / Accountabilities

    • Analysing technical (Electrical Engineering) drawings, interpreting specifications, and determining the electrical requirements of a given project.
    • Managing and monitoring all assigned electrical projects and related activities.
    • Using CAD software to draw designs and complete technical drawings.
    • Complete quality assurance on all electrical components and projects, and writing up reports.
    • Diagonising problems and troubleshooting equipment and installations.
    • Ensuring all deadlines and budgetary requirements are met.
    • Keeping abreast of the developments in electrical engineering.
    • Design or modify electrical systems, recomend process improvements.
    • Perform quality control tests on electrical systems.
    • Managing power generation, transmission and distribution (HT/LT).
    • Working with high and low voltage equipment for power factor correction, load factor correction, reduction in losses.
    • Carrying out feasibility studies for new technical developments.
    • Budgeting and estimating timescales.
    • Overseeing technicians and electrical installation team.
    • Ensuring projects meet safety regulations, health and safety codes are obeyed at all times.
    • Overseeing inspection and maintenance programs.
    • Liaising with clients.

    Education / Knowledge, Skills, Attributes, Experience & Other Requirements

    • B Eng / B.Tech in Electrical Engineering or related discipline from a reputable University.
    • Minimum of seven (7) years' project experience in similar position.
    • A suitable Master's Degree may be of added advantage.
    • COREN and NSE membership a must.
    • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
    • Previous experience in Project Management.
    • Experience with CAD software and MS Office.
    • Sound Knowledge in electrical components, switch gear, load calculation, cable size and motor selection.
    • Knowledge of AC/DC electrical system, AC/DC single/three phase electrical motors, circuits, drives, sotft starters.
    • Knowledge in basic instrumentation and automation mechanism like sensors, transducers, pnuematic gates, control valves.
    • Excellent time management and diagnostic skills.
    • Ability to work in a team and remain professional at all times.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.


    • 0% - 20%.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to WACOT Limited on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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