Test Manager-Power Transformers

TEST MANAGER -Power Transformers                                       


The Test Manager-Power Transformers is a critical need for our client.  Our client is a leading manufacturer of power transformers and power generation products with multiple facilities worldwide.  The Test Manager position will report to the Plant Manager.  It is critical for our organization to have someone with previous experience working for a manufacturer of power transformers.


  • Prepare plans and electrical drawings for tests to be carried out
  • Manage all logistics aspect of testing and required preparation (certification of equipment, maintenance and upgrade of equipment when required, purchase of new equipment, etc.);
  • Approve and certify all test results as well as maintain different statistics on all tests, especially those successful that as those that failed.
  • Supervise the actual team of technicians in testing, and test engineer.
  • Prepare the schedule of tests according to client’s needs considering that some tests require inspectors (internal and/or external) as witnesses.
  • Analyze the tests as well as analyze the causes for failure and give account to immediate superior as well as prepare the plans for corrective actions accordingly.
  • Perform new test feasibility as required and inform the various departments involved.
  • Manage, develop and evaluate the team of test technicians under its responsibility to maximize autonomy while setting clear expectations as well as the roles and responsibilities of each party.


  • Electrical Engineering degree
  • 10 or more years of experience in Tests related to components / electrical equipment/test of power transformer. Experience related to Power Transformer essential.
  • Skills in management of personnel.
  • Knowledge of the international rules of transformer testing.
  • Knowledge of tools and technologies used in power transformer testing environments.
  • Rigorous, analysis and synthesis spirit, team spirit, adaptability, leadership, autonomy, resourcefulness and customer service orientation, communication /respect of deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft environment Word, Excel, Power Point, MS Project as well as plans reading.

To apply email Nanette[at]fosterconner[dot]com


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