Oman Electricity Transmission Company S.A.O.C (OETC) is registered as a Closed Joint Stock Company (SAOC), to operate the High Voltage transmission network in the Sultanate of Oman. The HV network transmits more than 2000 megawatt of electrical power through 220 KV and 132 KV main electrical gird. We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

OPERATION SHIFT ENGINEER – L1
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Monitor voltage, current, and power transmitted on 220 KV and 132 KV transmission lines and transformers. Follow up maintenance of 220 KV and 132 KV transmission equipment. Ensure strict compliance of safety procedures.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent with at least 5 yeas experience in operation of 220 KV, 132 KV and 33 KV equipment. Good understanding of Safety Rules, Protection systems and Relays and first level trouble shooting. Good level of Computer skills, SCADA operation, configuration and report preparation.

DISPATCH SHIFT ENGINEER – L2
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Coordinate power and load management with all parties involved in real time – power stations, distribution companies, water department, external utilities. Prepare short-term load forecasts, unconstrained and constrained dispatch schedules, plan load profile stations in advance. Remote Operation of equipment by SCADA system.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent with minimum 5 years experience in Power Dispatch and Operation coordination in a large utility with SCADA / EMS environment. Good understanding of Economic Operation System, Generation Unit Behavior, Tariff calculations and Power Systems behaviour.

SCADA SOFTWARE ENGINEER – SPIDER –L3
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for maintenance of ABB Spider SCADA / EMS / SCS Software at load Dispatch Center and Substations, and associated Hardware Configuration and customization of Software. Training and Supervision of other engineers for software maintenance.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrics / Electronics / Computer Engineering or equivalent with at least 5 years experience in electrical utilities, of which at least 3 years should be in ABB Spider Software Maintenance. Specialized Training in ABB SPIDER SCADA/EMS system Knowledge of Substation Control System.

PLANNING ENGINEER – L4
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for short and long-term expansion planning requirements of transmission system and analysis of economics of real time system operation & dispatch decision. Data management, preparation of various reports. Development of computer program for various official requirements.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical / Power Engineering or equivalent with at least 5 years experience in Systems studies / Economic Dispatch / AGC / Planning in a large utility of more than 2000 MW. Knowledge of Power System analysis software. Good communication skills in both Arabic and English.

HEALTH, SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT OFFICER – G1
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Advice GM on HSE issues of the company business. Oversee an effective Health, Safety and Environment management system. Implement a health and safety program, setting targets based on internationally recognized safety performance criteria. Liaison with Government Agencies, Regulatory Authority, Discos, Gencos and RESC an matters pertaining to HS&E. promote an environment of high safety consciousness and zero accident policy in the company to be recognized as an entity of excellence. Monitor the HS E aspects of all outsourced contracts. Interact with Contractors of OETC from the stage of tendering and during implementation of contract that their HSE practices confirm to the requirements OETC.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in science, Specialized qualification in Safety. Minimum 5 years experience in Industrial HSE environment, preferably power sector.

COMMUNICATION ENGINEER – T1
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintain communication equipment of various types and makes – Fibre Optic, Analog PLC, Microwave, Leased lines. Perform safe, timely and efficient maintenance of communication equipment. Responsible for commissioning/testing of all new projects, Follow-up and coordinate with all other Engineer. Supervise all sub-contractors.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electronics / Communication Engineering or equivalent, with at least 5 years experience in Utility Communication, Specialized knowledge of Fibre optic and PLC Communication. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written Arabic and English. Good Understanding of Safety Rules.

PROTECTION ENGINEER – T2
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible at field level for protection related works – routine maintenance, defect rectification, replacement, new relay installation, analysis of malfunction. Responsible for maintaining the system which is equipped with a vast variety of equipments and relays, switchgear, transformers, auxiliary quipment. Perform safe, timely and efficient maintenance of protection equipment. Responsible for commissioning / testing of all new projects.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with at least 5 years experience in Protection of large Electrically Network. Specialized knowledge of Fault calculations, relay setting calculations and relay maintenance. Excellent communication skills in English, both verbal and written. Good understanding of safety rules.


SENIOR PROTECTION ENGINEER – T3
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible at field level for protection related works. Perform safe, timely and efficient maintenance of protection equipment. Analyze various incidents, review the perfomance of protection in those cases and implement necessary corrective measures. Lead a team of assistants, supervisors and technicians in designing and maintenance of protection. Scrutinize tender specifications for new Projects to ensure conformity to OES, BSS and IES standards in respect of all Electrical Equipments.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with at least 10 years experience in protection of large electricity network. Specialized knowledge of Fault calculations, relay setting calculations and relay maintenance. Excellent communication skills in English, both verbal and written.

TRANSMISSION LINE MAINTENANCE ENGINEER – T4
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for maintenance of vast transmission lines – 220 KV, 132 KV network of OETC including the cables, terminations and terminal equipment. Ensure adequate facilities available to perform safe, timely and efficient maintenance of equipment and meet the performance criteria of OETC network. Assist the Section Head in the preparation of tender documents and annual maintenance report.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent with at least 5 years experience in maintenance of 220 KV, 132 KV line maintenance. Knowledge of safety procedures in Maintenance, especially Live condition working. Excellent communication skills in English and Arabic, both verbal and written.

SECTION HEAD PROJECTS (ELECTRICAL PROJECTS) – P1
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Head the projects section in all aspects; specifications, tendering, evaluation, contract placement, progress monitoring and commissioning in all disciplines i.e. Electrical, Civil, Mechanical, procurement. Prepare tender documents liaising with consultants where necessary, to satisfy the project objectives while giving due emphasis to the criteria of Quality, Standards and Cost. Monitor project progress, keep time schedules and prepare regular reports. Ensure implementation and adherence to the requirements of the corporate Health, Safety and Environment management system. Ensures all projects within his responsibility comply with company and regulatory standards and to the agreed and user requirements. Establishes control within an ISO certified quality assurance system. Compiles and issues monthly financial and physical reports per project.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical / Power Engineering or Equivalent, preferably with Master degree. Minimum 12 years experience in Electrical Utilities, out of which 5 years in a senior responsible position as a Head of Section, preferably in projects or Contracts management. Essential knowledge of electrical theory, design parameter, applicable codes, regulations and specifications as applied to electrical transmission system facilities. Negotiation skills for working effectively with consultants, contractors and other related parties. Management skills including ability to supervise motivate and direct staff. Good written and oral communication skills (Arabic and English). Computer skills for office usage and knowledge of project management software.

PROJECT ENGINEER-CIVIL – P2
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Take care of the important structural and civil aspects of various works and installations OETC, which is essentially an “Electrical Minded” organization. He has to coordinate in preparation of tender documents, in cooperation with consultants where necessary. Progress monitoring and Quality assurance in structural matters. Responsible for all civil aspects of a project till commissioning and handling over.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in civil Engineering. Minimum 5 years experience in Engineering contracts / Projects. Knowledge of project management software. Analytical & problem solving skills.

SYSTEM STUDY ENGINEER – P3
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct short term and long term planning studies of electricity sector in general and OETC in particular. Conduct the following main studies: Load flow, Short Circuit and Protection study. Stability study in normal conditions. Evaluate technical and non-technical losses.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering, preferably in Power systems. Minimum 10 years experience in Electrical Planning & System Studies in a large utility. First hand knowledge of standard Power System specific software – e.g., DigSilent, PTI, Cyme, etc. and matching advanced computer skills.

PROJECT ENGINEER ELECTRICAL – P4
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Handling floating of tenders, evaluate tenders, liaising & reviewing contracts documents and award projects. Responsible for all aspects of a project till commissioning and final handling over. Initiates and develops specific procedures, work instructions and inspection and testing schedules and ensures section compliance. Contributes to the whole section quality assurance system.

REQUIREMENTS:
Degree in Electrical Engineering, preferably with Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent. 10 years experience in large electrical organization, out of which 6 years responsible for post related to projects and contracts management, transmission line, substations and design.

All positions require good interpersonal and communication skills, a good understanding of safety rules and knowledge of relevant computer skills. Candidates must have an eye for detail and be able to work effectively in a team comprising different nationalities.

Please mail your resume, indicating position applied for with job code, with a passport-size photograph within 15 days to:

The HR Manager,
Oman Electrical Transmission Company SAOC,
P.O. Box 1224,
Postal Code 131 Hamriya,
Sultanate of Oman,
Fax: 968 24573242
Website: www.omangrid.com