AltGen Africa
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    10 November 2023
    3 Fairways Avenue, Hermanus, South Africa
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    Solar PV & Battery Storage
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    Renewable Energy
    Job Location Postal Code
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Nicole van der Kolff


    If you are an Electrician or Technician with battery experience in the Overberg area, then this could be the opportunity for you!

    We are eagerly searching for an O&M Technician in the Overberg area for our client to take the forefront of maintaining the commercial scale battery systems.

    Our client is one of the leading competitors in the commercial and industrial solar PV industry and has started embracing the increased need for battery systems and storage in the market. They have a broad footprint in South Africa and even abroad and since entering the market in the Overberg area they need a Technician who will be the first point of contact to ensure any technical issues on-site are seen as quickly as possible to ensure all clients are satisfied with the services they offer.

    If you have solar or battery energy storage experience and would like to be afforded an opportunity to grow with a great company that strives to grow not just their client base but also their employees then we prompt you to apply for this role.

    Be a part of the mission to shape a sustainable future through innovative clean energy solutions. Take the first step toward advancing your career with our client. Apply today!

    Education Requirements

    • Red Seal Qualified or equivalent
    • BTech in Electrical Engineering

    Experience Requirements

    • Hands-on experience with large battery systems (4 MWh and above)
    • Familiarity with solar energy projects, especially in a technical capacity
    • Prior involvement in servicing grid-tied systems


    As a key player in our team, you'll be responsible for overseeing and growing our tech initiatives in the Overberg region. This includes managing and optimizing big battery systems on solar projects and providing immediate technical support on the ground.


    • Proficiency in Afrikaans (non-negotiable)
    • Strong engineering and technical skills
    • Quick and effective problem-solving abilities
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
    • Willingness to undergo training in battery technology and monitoring systems

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and sustainability jobs across the globe. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency with offices in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Mauritius, and the United Kingdom, which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the world and are rapidly expanding.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen | Wheeling | Energy Trading | ESG | Sustainability | Carbon Management.

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