Turbine Operator

Ethanol Company Limited

Ethanol Company Limited (EthCo), is an ethanol and allied products manufacturing firm located in Dwangwa. As part of the process of realigning the Company’s Technical Operating Model (TOM) with its strategy, EthCo seeks to recruit suitably qualified and experienced Malawians to fill the following newly created positions in the company.

Reporting to the Powerhouse Supervisor, the incumbent shall, among other things, be responsible for the following:

  • Control of steam-driven generators;
  • Adjustment of throttle and vacuum-breaker valve;
  • Synchronising steam turbine;
    Switching breakers;
  • Monitoring of panel board;
    Recording instrument readings;
  • Minor maintenance of equipment;
  • Adherence to EthCo safety standards

The ideal candidate must have the following basic qualifications and attributes:

  • Full Malawi School Certificate of Education or its equivalent with strong passes in Mathematics and English.
  • Grade 1 National Trade Test Certificate in Electrical Engineering. A City and Guilds Certificate in Electrical Engineering shall be an added advantage.
  • Must be within the range of 25-40 years of age
  • Must have more than 3 years’ experience doing similar work.
    Must be prepared to work odd hours.
  • Must demonstrate good communication skills.
  • Must have reasonable level of computer literacy
  • Must be of sober habits.

In return, the Company will offer a competitive package commensurate with the level of responsibility associated with the above posts and in line with its organizational structure.

If you feel that you meet the above requirements, please send your application and Curriculum Vitae complete with names and addresses of three traceable referees indicating the position you are applying for to the following address:

The Chief Executive Officer
Ethanol Company Limited
P.O. Box 50
Email: careers@ethanolmw.com

Note: Closing date to receive applications is 19th July, 2024