Electrical and Solar Technician.
About Andrew Ogolla:
I am Electrical technician holding diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and also holding certificate in Solar Installation course. Currently am working with Danish Refugee Council-Dadaab as Electrical/Solar Trainer and General Electrical Maintenance. my main role is to design and preparation of electrical/solar materials, resources and information to be used in the respect of vocational training and also for installation and maintenance of both single phase and three phase power system in DRC- Dadaab premises. I do design, size and rating of Solar Power system for both Domestic and commercial use and also i am an Electrical & Solar trainer in DRC- vocational training centres, in IFO, Dagahaley and Horyal VTC.
1. Danish Refugee Council: From Aug 2017 to date. Economic Recovery Assistant -Electrical/Solar Trainer and Maintenance. - Delivering high quality training skills on electrical and solar installation to the selected refugees and host community on the specific trades leading to grade test certification by National industrial training Authority. -Design and preparation of electrical/solar materials, resources and information to be used in the respect of the project. -Carry out new electrical installation, maintenance and services in DRC premises-Dadaab.
2. International Livestock Research Institute - Nairobi: July 2016 - Aug 2017. Assistant Electrical Technician. (Roles) -Design and carry out Electrical installation work for both single phase and three phase power system. -Installation of automatic solar security lights. -Repair of faulty domestic gadgets like electrical heater, iron box, electrical kettle and other electronic gadgets.
3. Kenya Agricultural & Livestock Research Organization(KALRO), Nairobi - Kenya: Sep-Oct 2015. Attachment - Electrical Engineering. -Installation of both single and three phase power.
4. Vilken Solar East Africa Ltd: June 2014 - Oct 2014. Intern - Electrical Engineering. -Design and install Solar power system and Solar water heater. -Install of solar power Back-Up. -
Holding Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Craft Certificate in Electrical power option from Kabete National Polytechnic- Nairobi. Holding Certificates in Electrical Wireman Grade III,II & I from National Industrial Training Authority(NITA) and Certificates in Solar Photovoltaic T1 & T2. I am also computer literate having done computer packages.