Protection Engineer

Kabul, Afghanistan | Contract


Planate Management Group is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA with a technical support center in the Philippines that provides program management and facilities engineering services worldwide. Planate is a small business provider of planning, design, infrastructure management, technical consulting, engineering, and construction management services in support of the US Department of Defense (DOD) and its Service missions (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps), along with other US federal agencies. 

The Protection Engineer will be responsible for providing calculations, support project specifications and cost estimate development to support the project needs of Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS). 

The place of performance will be in Kabul, Afghanistan.

This position is contingent to the award of the contract.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support in fault level calculations and analysis
  • Protection coordination checks
  • Support in specification and cost estimate development
  • Assist other team members as required.

Qualifications to be successful in the role: 

  • Degree in electrical engineer with a minimum of 10 years’ working experience in similar assignments, including at least 5 years of relevant international assignments (outside his/her country of origin) with strong experience in fault level calculations, network protection, protection setting calculations and protection coordination
  • Good knowledge of modern distribution protection principles, technologies and equipment
  • Proficient in English both written and oral.

Why Planate?

Planate Management Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Joining the Planate team opens you to an experience working for a Global company where you are among a team that is considered a premier trusted partner for planning, design, engineering, asset management, and professional service solutions anytime, anywhere.  We Take Care of Our Own; Personally and Professionally, Up and Down The Line.  

We’d love for you to be a part of our Global workforce, helping us serve as an effective and integrated partner to advance every client's mission!