Transmission Engineer

  Roshan (TDCA)
  Afghanistan Unspecified 258
Date Posted:Feb 3, 2011
Closing Date:Mar 1, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Telecom/Engineering
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Roshan (TDCA):


Roshan (Telecom Development Company Afghanistan Ltd) is Afghanistan’s leading telecommunications provider, with coverage in over 230 cities and towns and approximately 3.5 million active subscribers. Roshan directly employs more than 1,100 people and provides indirect employment to more than 25,000 people. Since its inception six years ago, Roshan has invested approximately $430 million in Afghanistan and is the country’s single largest investor and tax payer. Roshan is deeply committed to Afghanistan’s reconstruction and socio-economic development. The Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), part of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), is a major shareholder of Roshan and promotes private initiatives and building economically sound enterprises in the developing world. Also owned in part by Monaco Telecom International (MTI) and TeliaSonera, Roshan brings international expertise to Afghanistan and is committed to the highest standards of network quality and coverage for the people of Afghanistan.

Job Summary:


Duties & Responsibilities:

Generate cost effective designs for high voltage electrical transmission lines
Represent the Engineering department and participate in inter-department meetings
Attend meetings with customers as needed to support the Sales department and the engineers
Perform transmission line engineering work independently
Balance innovation and standardization of work processes
Travel out of town for short periods of time as required by assignments

Job Requirement:

Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
Licensed professional engineer is preferred with the ability to become licensed in multiple states
Demonstrated experience in transmission line design, both civil and electrical aspects


• Knowledge and understanding of substation structures, foundations, and site development issues
Knowledge of common engineering application software
• The ability to work as part of a team
• The ability to lead and motivate when necessary
• Excellent communication and 'people' skills
• A strong commitment to customer service
• The ability to work under pressure and handle challenging situations
Confidence, drive and enthusiasm
• Decision-making ability and a sense of responsibility


Excellent knowledge of computer.

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