ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN -ShellCo Tanzania agency enquiries


About us:

Shell Co is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with an average of 93000 employees in more than 70 countries. As Shell agents we use advanced technologies and take an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future.

Job Description:

We are looking forward to provide affordable and environmentally gas to the people of Zanzibar and Tanzania as a whole. We are looking to recruit a committed team that will serve the people of Zanzibar as we grow together. We therefore need people with at least 1 year experience or less as we provide trainings and other facilities and thereafter to be recruited.

 Primary purposes:

The incumbent shall perform the following:

  • Responsible of operating the gas plant operations to ensure its integrity, optimization and reliability to meet the customer demand.

  • To interconnect pipeline/valves at a deliverability compressor facility.

  • Operate gas plant safely, reliability and consistent with the company standard and requirement to serve its customers.

  • Start/ stop and change the sequence of operation of equipment as required by the system load conditions.

  • Operate and maintain engines pneumatic and electrical controls.

  • Monitor system integrity/security

  • Ability to operate firefighting equipment.

  • Initiate emergency operating procedures including notifications to supervisors, emergency response personnel and regulatory agencies.

  • Perform minor maintenance and inspection of the plant.

  • Make sure that the plant is running well.

  • Work 8 hours per day and (40 hours per week)

  • Other duties which shall be assigned to him/her time after time.




The desired Technician should have the following abilities

  • Diagnose malfunction systems, apparatus and components of the plant.

  • Assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring equipment of the plant.

  • Connect wires to circuit breakers or other components.

  • Inspect electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair to ensure compliance of the system.

  • Test electrical systems and continuity of the circuit in electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.

  • Troubleshooting and repairs of the generator sets, motors, etc

  • Performing Routine maintenance of the plant.

  • Perform end of month tool auditing

  • Repair and replace damaged or worn out parts.

  • Complete related reports and paperwork, order parts.

  • Work 8 hours per day and (40 hours per week)

  • Other duties which shall be assigned to him/her time after time.



Education and Experiences:

  • This position requires form four (IV) leavers with Vocation training level III, II or I; or Trade test, Full Technician Certificate (FTC) or its equivalent in electrical & Mehanical engineering.

  • Ability to read technical manuals and one- line diagrams.

  • Ability to work alone with minimum supervision.

  • Capable of recognizing and analyzing equipment and system problems and taking appropriate corrective action.

  • Possesses strong verbal and written English and Swahili communication skills.

  • Work experience in Gas & Oil plant is an added advantage.


Application details:


  • Deadline application for this job offer is  05/10/2016, time  05:00 am

  • We do not accept Certificates, testimonials, result slips at this stage.


  • Contact Details:

If you are qualified for the above job post please send only your CV including your contact details with 3 referees and a cover letter to:  solo_shelco@yahoo.com