Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company Graduate Engineers Programme 2014

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16 May, 2014

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Graduate Jobs in Nigeria

Sahara Power, established in 2001, the company’s core business lies in the acquisition, repair, maintenance and operation of power plants. Between 2001 and 2004, the company played an active role in the Emergency Power Projects embarked on by the then Nigerian Electric Power Authority (NEPA) presently known as the Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN).

In 2006, the company partnered with a major international power company, Korean Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), to enable it to provide a wider range of solutions to the entire power sector chain throughout the region. The resulting company KEPCO Energy Resource Ltd (KERL).

KERL is presently engineering a 1350MW Power Plant, to be installed in the Lagos area. The plant when built will consist of 3 – 450MW combined cycle power blocks.

Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) is a division of Sahara Power Plc.

Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) is one of the recently acquired Privately Owned Power Distribution Company’s in Nigeria.

Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company Graduate Engineers Programme 2014

Job Title:   Graduate Engineers Programme
Level:   Officer
Group:    Sahara Power
Division:  Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company
Line Manager:    Human Resources
 Ikeja, Lagos

Job Description
The breadth of our opportunities means that we are looking for recent graduates. We expect that you will have the highest level of integrity as well as be ambitious and highly creative.

Successful candidate depending on their choice of application will be trained in Power Generation or Electricity Distribution and will be part of the team to turn around the Power Sector in Nigeria

Role Statement
At the heart of our operations lies an unrivalled engineering expertise where innovation and continuous improvement is the norm. We are currently seeking young, bright, enthusiastic and talented individuals to join our team across a range of disciplines,

which include, but are not limited to:

  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Instrumentation Engineers
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Electronics Engineers
  • Computer (Data) Engineers
  • Civil Engineering


  • Basic usage of Microsoft Office Suites
  • Basic Engineering drawing interpretation
  • Basic Project Management
  • Engineering Report writing skills

Minimum Qualification / Experience:

  • Relevant university/Polytechnic degree (B.Sc/B.Tech.) minimum 2nd class lower division/Lower Credit
  • Completed NYSC 0-2 years post-NYSC Engineering Experience

Personality Traits:

  • Must have charisma, poise & finesse
  • Must be hardworking and one who thinks “out of the box”
  • Must be a strong communicator with ability to connect with people at all levels
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial & dynamic environment
  • Must be reliable, organized and detail-oriented
  • Must be ambitious with a ‘can-do’ attitude Self motivated, team player with a proactive approach to work

Application Closing Date
21st May, 2014

How to Apply
Interested candidates should
Click here to apply

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