Transformer Specialist, Doha, Qatar

Transformer Specialist, Doha, Qatar

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You as a Transformer Specialist will be a part of the Power Grids division which is a global leader in turnkey power projects and will be based in Doha, Qatar. The Power Grids division delivers solutions across the power value chain. This includes system solutions for power generation, transmission technologies, substations and distribution technologies for network management. You will manage field service staff, analyze requirements and assess changes for Transformer Equipment, and consult and negotiate with customers regarding installation, modification, and repair of transformer equipment and products in customer field locations.


Typical duties/responsibilities for field service may include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Supervise a group engaged in Transformer Field Service activities.

• Plan and establish work schedules, considering customer requirements, & priorities.

• Ability to read, interpret, and understand standard and complex winding configurations and vector diagrams.

• Oil Analysis result interpretation and Report Preparations.

• Transformer installation and assembly.

• Vacuum and oil processing.

• Work with Shell and/or Core Form Transformer designs and components internal to the transformer, to assist with any internal transformer repairs as needed.

• ON Load Tap Changer (LTC) maintenance and repair knowledge.

• Transformer Turns Ratio (TTR), Winding Resistance, Insulation Resistance – Megger Windings & Core, Insulation Power Factor and Capacitance, 10kV Excitation, Sweep Frequency Response Analysis (SFRA).

• Prepare customer reports on testing and site work performed.

• Review drawings, specifications and engineering instructions to plan requirements for site personnel, equipment (cranes, tankers, man-lift etc),

• Work with Customer on field related problems.

• Ensure all site work is performed to ABBs/Customers safety requirements.

• Maintain, checks and ensures PPE is utilized at all times.

• Prepare ABB and customer reports on testing and site work performed.

• Maintain awareness of new developments and technologies. Review equipment capabilities, methods and processes and recommend feasibility of utilizing alternative measures or equipment to reduce costs, and improve quality. Propose to customers ways to optimize their operations while increasing the Company's business by such means as utilizing more.


Ideally you should have a degree in engineering technology or equivalent training with service experience in power generation, protection, transmission and distribution along with 5 to 7 years of experience (including at least 2 - 5 years’ service in transformer services) is required. You should be able to lead work teams with ability to formulate solutions to technical problems, prepare technical quotations and reports and be available 24/7 for customer emergencies and able to complete service calls unsupervised at customer sites.

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Doha, Qatar
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Business Unit Transformers
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ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 136,000 employees

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