AltGen Africa
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    26 January 2024
    John Meinert Street, Windhoek, Namibia
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    Green Hydrogen
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    Contact Name
    Eniele Roux


    Please note: this is a hybrid role that would involve travel to and within Namibia.

    Take the next step in your career in sustainable energy by joining our client as a Senior Mechanical Engineer, at the forefront of a revolutionary green hydrogen development project. As a pivotal team member, you will not only contribute to but lead the design, management, and execution of an ambitious initiative poised to reshape the energy landscape of Namibia. This groundbreaking project is not just about engineering; it represents a transformative step toward decarbonising the energy sector and achieving global sustainability goals. As the driving force behind their efforts, you would have a unique opportunity to shape the future of renewable energy while utilising your expertise to bring this visionary project from conception to successful completion.

    With a robust background in engineering principles and practices, your role goes beyond conventional expectations. It involves spearheading crucial aspects of the project, ensuring the highest standards of design, safety, and reliability. Collaborating closely with the Technical Director, you would oversee the project's technical workstream, contributing significantly to its success. Your responsibilities span reviewing and approving documentation related to process plant equipment, conducting ongoing techno-economic analyses, and maintaining transparent communication with internal stakeholders.

    This is more than just a job, it's a chance to be a catalyst for change, to contribute to a future where sustainable energy becomes a global reality. If you are ready to make a lasting impact…bring your skills, passion, and commitment and join our client on this visionary journey!

    Having prior experience on projects in Africa is advantageous.

    Apply now!

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    Education Requirements

    • Master's degree in mechanical engineering.

    Experience Requirements

    • We require you to have over 10 years of working experience in basic and detail engineering of process plant equipment.
    • Professional registration is advantageous.
    • You would be required to have a history in designing and/or operating electrolyzers for hydrogen generation.
    • Motivated, committed, highly ethical, and pragmatic.
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
    • Strong understanding of techno-economic considerations.


    As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, your responsibilities would include screening and evaluating electrolyser equipment, proactively engaging with suppliers to stay abreast of market trends, and collaborating closely with the Technical Director to systematically oversee the project's technical  segments.

    This role will be responsible for overseeing the evaluation of the EPC and OEM equipment design, manufacture, installation and commissioning.  You would play a key role in reviewing and approving documentation related to process plant equipment, facilitating ongoing communication with internal stakeholders, and conducting thorough techno-economic analyses. Your hands-on approach would need to extend to regular visits to project locations for technical evaluations and stakeholder engagements, ensuring the project's overall success.


    • Capacity to operate autonomously and collaborate effectively within a team setting.
    • Strong understanding of techno-economic considerations.

    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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