Assistant Vice President – O&M

Sterlite Power Transmission Limited

  • Gurgaon, Haryana
Assistant Vice President – O&M
Job Posted : Jan 24th, 2024

Job Description

Key Accountabilities / Responsibilities:-

  • Lead the O&M function achieve operational excellence and setting up of O&M processes for ensuring high reliability and minimal downtime of operational assets
  • Implement best practices to maximize the operational efficiency and safety of the assets.
  • Implementing Emergency Restoration systems to manage and respond to emergencies, coordinating with on-site teams and external stakeholders as needed.
  • Implementation of preventive and predictive measures and deployment of new technologies for achieving the operational and business excellence for all operational assets.
  • Leading the teams for successful commissioning of all under construction assets for defect free and First-time right commissioning.
  • Implementation of Cost optimization techniques to optimize the operational costs.
  • Prepare, review and submission of technical and budgetary proposals various project initiatives, bids and end to end delivery
  • Coordinating and engage with regulatory bodies like CTU, RPC’s and RLDC’s to comply with day-to-day operations requirement and for first time commissioning of transmission elements.
  • Coordination with OEM’s and Internal stake holders for day-to-day business activities.
  • Well verged with various O&M cost saving techniques and able to contribute from day on Strategic initiatives like Solar Implementation at SS, CCR implementation etc.

Critical Success Factors – Essential:-

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field
  • At least 20+ years overall in Operations and Maintenance function of transmission assets.
  • High Level of Quality and safety consciousness in Operations and Maintenance.
  • Thorough understanding of Transmission line & substation equipment in AIS and GIS.
  • Familiarity with regulatory and safety standards in the power transmission industry.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and team management skills.
  • Knowledge on IEGC 2010 and other relevant regulations from Ministry of Power.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and team management skills.
  • Familiarity with regulatory and safety standards in the power transmission industry.

Critical Success Factors – Desirable:-

  • Experience in control and Protection systems, Switching operations
  • Experience in erection, testing, pre commissioning, PLCC, OPGW commissioning, SCADA
  • Experience of Transmission Line Construction and operation.


  • Functional – Financial
  • Functional – Operational
  • Functional – People
  • Functional – Strategic
  • Behavioural – Initiative
  • Behavioural – Customer Service Orientation
  • Behavioural – Innovative Thinking
  • Behavioural – Information Seeking


  • Gurgaon, Haryana.

Company Overview:-

A business partnership born out of friendship and mutual respect in the 1920s between Shapoorji Mistry Sr. and Mehervan Daruvala, the latter’s company Wilson Electric Works served as an electrical contractor for Shapoorji Pallonji Construction, working on some of India’s biggest commercial and residential projects.

As the relationship blossomed, Wilson Electric Works joined forces with Sterling Investments of the SP Group in the year 1973, to form the engineering behemoth that is Sterling and Wilson.

Starting from delivering large-scale projects in the middle-east in the 1970s, we quickly expanded our presence across Asia and subsequently across the globe, our projects spanning 8 different verticals.