Supervise all operations aspect of the power system and provide guidelines for operation of generation and transmission system, with due respect to economic and security issues.
- Is in charge of a group which controls and schedules generation from various power stations and high voltage switching on the main transmission network.
- Approve annual outage plan required by other sections or directorates and ensure effective coordination at implementation stage.
- Investigate power system disturbance and also those origination from outside the main system such a voltage consumers and issue recommendation to avoid & mitigate these abnormal occurrences.
- Monitor and continuously review loading limits on generation units and transmission plants.
- Ensure that correct under frequency protection and manual load shedding are set to cater for sudden loss of generation or transmission plant.
- Approve application of protection setting on power system components.
- Ensure the prompt production of management information reports as required by management on the operation of the system.
- Approve annual studies of peak operation, load forecast and load allocations prepared by operational planning and studies.
- Instruct and approve shift rota allocations to shift duties.
- Foresee and advise the development of the group and appointment competent individuals in appropriate position in order to achieve progressive at all level.
- Foresee and development of appropriate training programmes to attain individual individuals to their target positions and continously review the progress of the individuals in this respect.
- Participate in developing (within committee work) appropriate rules of safe conduct to work on high voltage apparatus and system and ensure the implementation of the same.
- Provide managment with information, analysis and recommendation to assist in arriving at appropiate relevant decision.
- Take over the duites of the cheif of the section in his absence.
BS.c is Electrical Engineering or equivalent professional with 20 years experience in the same field.