Plant Manager (Based in Sirajganj, Bangladesh)


The incumbent will report to the Managing Director of Sembcorp North-West Power Company Limited.


Key Responsibilities:

• Pre-COD: Set up the O&M team, process and systems; in preparation of commissioning / testing and future take-over
• Post-COD: Lead operation and maintenance team (routine and major under LTSA) to achieve operational targets of the plant in a cost effective, reliable, safe and stable manner
• Manage the planning, budgeting and procedure development process of the plant, in line with Group / Country strategy, objectives and requirements
• Represent the plant in meetings with local government authorities and important external stakeholders to build long term relationship
• Review and implement human resource plans to build and maintain a motivated team that meets business and growth needs
• Train and mentor the direct reports and team members for both technical and management capabilities
• Manage crisis and emergencies; not limited to power outages


Key Requirements:

• An electrical/ mechanical engineering graduate with at least 15 years’ experience in the utility sector. A Masters in Business administration/ finance/ economics is desired
• Full lifecycle experience in setting up gas-fired power plant from Pre-COD to Post-COD is desired
• Proven experience in the Operations and Maintenance of Gas-based Unit(s)
• At least 8 years at a position of leadership and strategic intervention
• Ability to converse in both English and Bengali is desired
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