About GRIFFIN WAFULA

Education

Experience

  • 2020 - Present
    EASTLANDS COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

    TECHNICAL TRAINER/ ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION TECHNICIAN

    Responsibilities: • Undertaking training in electrical engineering, electronic engineering and solar PV in accordance with the syllabus. • Preparing teaching/learning materials and schemes of work. • Setting and marking exams and assignments. • Carrying out research work under supervision of a senior trainer. • Supervising trainees’ practical work and projects. • Always ensuring that safety environment in the workshop is maintained. • Maintaining and updating inventory data. • Reading blueprints, drawings and sketches to fully grasp requirements and interpreting the same to trainees. • Electrical installation and maintenance technician. • Energy auditing.

  • 2019 - 2019
    KENYA POWER

    NETWORK MANAGEMENT INTERN

    Responsibilities: • Design and construction of overhead and underground high tension (11,33kV) and low voltage (240,415V) transmission and distribution lines. • Total productive maintenance, reliability centered maintenance and troubleshooting on technical breakdowns. • Protection scheme design including over current protection, earth fault protection and sensitive earth fault. • Design and construction of 11kV and 33kV secondary substations. • Installation of single phase and three phase meters, meter reading, meter disconnection and meter re-connection. • Business development and way-leaves.

  • 2018 - 2019
    SUNami SOLAR KENYA LIMITED

    INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

    Responsibilities: • Basic electronic components review and circuit understanding. • Design, development and production of printed circuit boards. • Assembly of electronic systems. • Stand-alone solar PV installation and Maintenance. • Sizing of off-grid solar systems. • Designing security systems such as closed-circuit television (CCTV), intruder alarms and fire alarms for various sites and buildings. • Designing automatic switching systems such as automatic change over switches for mains, generator, solar PV and UPS. • Prepare electrical construction drawings in conjunction with the architectural, structural and electrical designs followed by electrical installation. • Assist with the inspection of materials, specifications and quantities. • Energy auditing.

Expertise

SOLAR PV (STAND ALONE) DESIGN, SIZING, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE
DOMESTIC, COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION
ENERGY AUDITING
TECHNICAL TRAINING
POWER SYSTEMS
ELECTRICAL MACHINES
PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Portfolio

Honors & awards

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