June 18, 2024
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CEC Career Opportunity: Instrumentation Technician (01)

Grade: CEC9 | Contract Type: Permanent | Location: Kitwe

This role is responsible for carrying out the repairs, maintenance and calibration of various electronic instruments to ensure that they are in sound operating conditions. The job holder will be reporting to the Supervisor – Power Plants (Instrumentation).

Key Accountabilities

  • Undertake preventative maintenance on all Gas Turbine electronic apparatus such as temperature and pressure transmitters, speed and vibration pickups and all measuring panel instruments so as to avoid major breakdowns.
  • Carry out repairs and calibration of various electronic instruments and appliances to ensure their reliability and availability for use.
  • Carry out rehabilitation and modification of defective or obsolete instruments in order to adapt them to new operating requirements.
  • Undertake the installation and commissioning of new equipment at required sites of the company so as to improve plant performance with minimum supervision.
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude towards safe working practices and adhering to safety rules and regulations so as to ensure the safety and security of personnel and equipment.
  • Able to understand and follow basic electrical/electronics drawings.
  • Actively participate in identification and implementation of projects that demonstrate working in an environment of continuous improvement.
  • Participate in personal training strategies and undertake appropriate training modules.

To be considered for this role, you will be required to have:

  • Full Grade 12 School Certificate.
  • Craft/Advanced Technician Certificate – Instrumentation/Electronics.
  • Computer literate and fully conversant with the Microsoft Office package.
  • 3 years post qualification experience.


If you have the relevant experience and skills as indicated above, please click on this link and complete the online job application form. Hard-copy applications will not be accepted at this stage. The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 7th June 2024.

CEC is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in its staff. Suitably qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applicants are requested to provide daytime contact numbers and accessible email addresses. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

about CEC

Copperbelt Energy Corporation is a Zambian-based power infrastructure solutions provider. It supplies reliable, cost-effective power to industrial, commercial, and residential customers across sub-Saharan Africa.

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