Franz Kasala

Professional Engineer




  • Professional Engineer at Manitoba Hydro's Telecommunications Department
  • APEGM 2015 Member-In-Training Award Finalist
  • Highly organized with excellent communication skills and remarkable attention to detail
  • Technical experience in design, implementation, maintenance and operation of telecommunication systems including but not limited to Microwave, Lightwave, Teleprotection, Power Line Carrier, Mobile Radio, WiMax, IDN and SRA systems




2014          Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Engineering (Electrical)

                  Dean's Honour List Graduand

                  Internationally Educated Engineers Qualification (IEEQ) Program

                  University of Manitoba - Winnipeg, Manitoba


2011          Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering

                  Dean's Honour List

                  De La Salle University - Manila, Philippines




2015 - present     Maintenance Engineering

                             Telecommunications Department, Manitoba Hydro

                             820 Taylor Avenue (4), Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 3T1


Directly supports the operation and maintenance of Manitoba Hydro's telecommunications systems by providing technical expertise required for the implementation, maintenance, operation, ongoing enhancement and support of Manitoba Hydro's telecommunications system including but not limited to Security Measures, Microwave and Lightwave carrier systems, teleprotection systems, the Industrial Data Network (IDN), Secure Remote Access (SRA) system, and Mobile Radio system on corporate or leased communications facilities. 


2013 - 2015          Wireless Radio Design

                             Telecommunications Department, Manitoba Hydro

                             820 Taylor Avenue (4), Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 3T1


Performed complex and diverse tasks in the development of corporate wireless communications networks as required for power system protection, telemetry, remote control, and mobile voice and data operations communications.