Aug 20, 2021

Senior Project Engineer (Solar PV)

  • The Talent Experts
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Full time Engineering

Job Description

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Are you that well-rounded engineer EVERYONE wants on their large, utility scale EPC projects?

Is this you?

You have the ability to meet deadlines and manage stress effectively in high-pressure situations. You have ability to shift priorities and manage multiple tasks and demands still keeping good attention to detail. A well-rounded and experience engineer in the renewable energy space.

What you’ll be doing (and why you’ll enjoy it)

Your primary focus will be on Solar PV projects however there are other technologies to get involved in. The role will expect you to be responsible for the full suite of engineering activities for this organisation’s projects; develop, procure, or manage the competencies.

Organising and controlling the engineering teams resources, assigning responsibilities. Contracting and managing the external resources and support which will include the front end or detailed engineering studies and design work. Compliance needs to be ensured of contractor designs and technical evaluations with the employers’ requirements, site specific requirements and of course industry best practice. Conducting technical due diligence examinations on prospective project acquisition and external technical reports supporting the development functions.

On the development side you will ensure the technical optimisation of all project elements with a focus on the reduction in cost of energy and managing technical risk.

On the implementation side you will ensure ethe technical conformance of all project elements. This description is not exhaustive.

Where you’ll be doing it

You will be joining an international renewable energy organisation that take pride in their contribution to a greener future. They develop, finance, build, own and operate renewable energy facilities across South Africa.

What you’ll need

To be considered you require a degree within one of the engineering disciplines; electrical, mechanical, civil engineering. You have 10 years’ experience to compliment your qualification within the renewable energy sector. A focus on Solar PV being a major advantage.

What you’ll get

You will experience an international and diverse work environment, all hard at work to meet their goals. Not only will you be working alongside them, but any additional expertise gained will be from top notch professionals based in several countries. There is no better knowledge gained than from a whole other perspective!

How to apply

For a confidential discussion please contact Monique. send your CV 

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