Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the position of PLANT OPERATOR – GENERATION DEPARTMENT (TORTOLA).


The successful candidate should:
• Possess the minimum of a High School Diploma
• Other relevant technical qualifications would be an asset
• Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Be computer literate
• Have at least two (2) years working experience.

The entry level range is Grade 2 which is in the salary scale of $20,800.00 – $35,066.00 per annum. Salary will be determined commensurate with qualifications and experience.

1. Assisting with the switching of the high                                        6. Filling fuel day tank from storage tank
and low voltage electrical circuits, and                                               ensuring the utmost care and attention is
the synchronizing and taking load off                                                 paid in the performance of this duty.

2. Monitoring gauges on control panel and                                      7. Cleaning oil spillage from under the
main electrical switch board in the                                                      engines to ensure it does not become a
Control Room.                                                                                          fire hazard.

3. Recording readings on log sheets and                                           8. Informing the Shift Controller of inability                         .
refills radiators with water hourly.                                                      to generate adequate electricity.

4. Ensuring standby engines are working                                        9.  Assisting in the restoration of power.
in the event of a power failure.

5. Frequently checks oil pressure,                                                     10. Assisting with the monitoring and
temperature gauges, for water and oil                                              recording of operating conditions of all
leaks, fan belts, batteries and for any                                                 generators, auxiliary equipment around
abnormalities that would indicate an                                                   the power station.
electrical or engine fault and record and
report any defects promptly to the Shift                                            11. Accurately recording and reports all
Controller on duty.                                                                                   generator downtime.

How to Apply
Candidates meeting the above criteria should submit a completed BVI Electricity
employment application form, cover letter, resume, two business references and two
personal contact information references, to or the
below address:

The General Manager
BVI Electricity Corporation
P. O. Box 268
Road Town, Tortola
British Virgin Islands

This description of the position is meant to outline the general nature and level of work
required. The responsibilities, duties and skills listed for the position are non-exhaustive
and the successful candidate will be required to follow any other job-related instructions
and to perform other job-related duties as requested.

CLOSING DATE: April 28, 2024