Distribution Substation Officer (DSO) at Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc)

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc) was established to distribute quality electric power to its customers, using modern technology and tools. The company desires to build a team of professionals who will manage its operations under global best practices.The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, (AEDC) the electric distribution company for the FCT, Niger, Kogi and Nassarawa States, is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:Job Title: Distribution Substation Officer (DSO)Location: AbujaJob DescriptionThe DSO is to Participate in team work as assigned by the Team lead in the management of Technical services operations to achieve optimum energy availability and distribution, operational safety, System Protection and Control and network expansionKey Roles and ResponsibilitiesMonitoring of all power apparatus in the Injection SubstationTaking hourly reading on Power EquipmentReceive and relay operational messages to relevant stakeholders.Carry out switching on power supply control devices and EquipmentCoordination of outages both planned and forced outages.Ensure operational switching safetyRecognize danger and report any malfunction/defect to the Team Lead, Technical Services.Ensure good house keepingPerform any other assignment as may be directed by the Team Lead Operation.Controls equipment, such as current converters, voltage transformers, and circuit breakers that regulate flow of electricity through substation of electric power system and over distribution lines to consumers.Communicates with LOAD DISPATCHER to report amount of electricity received into substation, and to receive switching instructionsRecords temperature of transformers at specified intervalsInspect equipment, such as transformers, fans, batteries, and circuit breakers to detect defects.Pulls circuit breaker switch or pushes buttons to interrupt flow of current in disturbed line preparatory to repairAny other functions assigned by HeadTo maintain constant supply to the customersHourly reading record. 

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