Operation And Maintenance Technician Job

cleanergy solutions - walvis bay, namibia

a month ago

Location : Coast ( Walvis Bay )


The role will be responsible for the operation of a Green Hydrogen Plant, while implementing reliability centred maintenance techniques on mechanical and electrical equipments within the plant.

This role offers an exciting opportunity for an individual with a strong electrical engineering background and hands-on experience in medium voltage industries, solar industry, and maintenance of industrial equipments.


  • National Diploma (N6) in Electrical Engineering.
  • 5 years of proven experience in operation and maintenance of industrial equipments (electrical and mechanical), such as transformers, motors, compressors, etc.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in medium voltage environment.
  • Medium voltage switching certificate (Authorized to operate and switch above 22 kV).
  • Strong problem-solving with hands-on and proactive approach, while ensuring safety and quality in all aspects of work.


  • Reliability Centered Maintenance : Responsible for the development and implementation of effective reliability engineering procedures, in accordance with asset management philosophy. This includes, development of preventative maintenance schedules, respond to equipment breakdown, diagnose equipment failures, root causes analyses and implementation of condition monitoring findings, while keeping track of maintenance and repair activities using latest technologies such as SAP PM, Microsoft Excel.
  • Installation : Assist with the installation of mechanical and electrical equipments on site, by liaising with different subcontractors and stakeholders, while ensuring that project objectives are met.
  • Plant Operation : Monitor and operate the Green Hydrogen Plant, which has been designed for autonomous operation, with occasional intervention at critical points.
  • Maintenance : Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on critical equipments with the plant, and these will include a 5 MW solar plant. Co-ordinate the repair process of ratable and repairable equipments, while maintaining the inventory of spare parts and tools necessary for maintenance activities.
  • Coordination : Coordinating and collaborating with different departments to ensure that project requirements are achieved.
  • Execute other duties as and when required.


  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and SAP PM.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Excellent coordination abilities.
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills.
  • An understanding of the first principles relating to the operation and maintenance of appropriate plant and equipment .
  • An awareness of the relevant industry health and safety standards, regulations, and environmental and regulatory requirements .


O&L - a Great Place to Work.

Applicants meeting our requirements are invited to apply. O&L Group of Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Requisition ID: 3752

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