15 Dec 2021
Cape Town / Johannesburg, South Africa
Job Type
Renewable Energy
Southern Africa
Contact Name
AltGen Team


We are looking for experienced Project Managers to join our database of professionals in the renewable energy space!

We’re looking for candidates with a relevant degree – a Project Management Professional certification is a bonus – with at least 4 years of project management experience within the renewable energy space. We want to know about the projects you’ve successfully completed and if you’ve had previous involvement with projects under the REIPPPP in South Africa, we are definitely keen to hear all about it! Through this experience, it’s become second nature to you to ensure that all project requirements, deadlines, schedules and budgets are on track. The ability to lead project teams of various sizes through to completion is a strength you have, and your knowledge and understanding of the development process from greenfield to ready-to-build is superb. Additionally, you should also have great critical thinking skills, problem-solving skills and the confidence to make decisions.

It’s important to note that we aren’t advertising a particular vacancy, rather we’re looking for Project Managers who would like to add their information to our database in order to be considered for suitable positions when they become available. If you’d like to join our network, click on the apply button and we’ll contact you as soon as a relevant role is open!

Education Requirements

  • Degree in relevant field
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is beneficial

Experience Requirements

  • Previous experience in the successful implementation of renewable energy projects
  • Previous involvement with projects under the REIPPPP is beneficial
  • Experience with AutoCAD is beneficial
  • List of project successfully completed
  • Good understanding and knowledge of the development process, from greenfield to ready-to-build


  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent management and organizational skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • IT literate
  • Ability to use planning software
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Problem-solving skills

Who Is AltGen?

We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town 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 South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.

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

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