AltGen Africa
  • www.altgen.com
  • Published
    15 May 2024
    Location
    646 POLOFIELDS LIFESTYLE, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Category
    Job Type
    Salary
    750000.00
    Maximum Salary
    900000.00
    Minimum Salary
    600000.00
    Salary per month/ hour/ year
    YEARLY
    Currency
    ZAR
    Start Date
    ASAP
    Technology
    Solar PV/C&I
    Industry
    Renewable Energy
    Job Location Postal Code
    1682
    Region
    Gauteng
    Contact Name
    Ivan Pienaar

    Description

    Are you a project engineer looking to make your next move in the market? We have the perfect opportunity for you.

    We’re looking for a Project Engineer with 4+ years of experience in the South African solar C&I space who has a genuine interest in contributing to the alleviation of the energy crisis.

    Our client is doing incredibly interesting things in the South African solar space and trust us, you want to be a part of these projects. You would be involved in every stage of the project lifecycle – seeing your designs become a reality.

    With several innovative battery projects in the pipeline, an attractive commission structure, flexible working structure, and unbeatable company culture, our client is the perfect match for any ambitious Project Engineer.

    Join our client as a Project Engineer and start the most sustainable relationship you might ever have 😉. Apply now!

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    Education Requirements

    • Bachelors degree in electrical engineering or mechatronic engineering
    • Registered with ECSA

    Experience Requirements

    • 4+ years of experience in the South African solar space
    • Experience working with rooftop, ground mount, or carport projects in the C&I sector
    • Battery storage experience would be advantageous

    Responsibilities

    This role involves analysing technical information, preparing documents for RFPs and tenders, and finding innovative solutions to reduce costs and optimise project performance. Responsibilities include creating bill of quantities, generating layouts on software like AutoCAD, conducting site visits, and performing desktop analyses.

    The role also involves generating electrical schematics, performing yield assessments using simulation software, and collaborating with the central engineering team. Additionally, you would ensure compliance with Grid Code requirements, coordinating with the procurement team, and manage project approvals. In terms of project management, the role includes providing technical support to the business development team, assisting with engineering solutions for planned projects, reviewing and approving material purchases, and monitoring construction progress.

    Skills

    • Proficient in AutoCAD, PVSyst, PVCase, and Helioscope (Homer Pro advantageous)
    • Advanced MS Office suite proficiency (MS Project, Smartsheet)
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Strong negotiation skills
    • Results-driven
    • Valid driver’s license

    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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