AltGen
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  • Published
    16 Nov 2022
    Location
    11 Bree Street, Cape town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Category
    Job Type
    Salary
    1200000.00
    Maximum Salary
    1200000.00
    Minimum Salary
    1000000.00
    Salary per month/ hour/ year
    YEARLY
    Currency
    ZAR
    Start Date
    ASAP
    Technology
    Clean Energy
    Industry
    Renewable Energy
    Region
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Robert Veith

    Description

    Are you a motivated Transmission Engineer with a passion for the green energy market? This is your chance to join a diverse and global team of professionals in transforming energy generation for various businesses across Africa. This is your chance to grow your career with various grid connection projects utilising energy sources such as solar, hydro and wind. If you have any experience in renewable energy projects we would really like to know, so be sure to include it in your track record!

    You need to have a BEng or BTech in electrical engineering and ideally be professionally registered (or in the process of doing so) with at least 5 years of relevant substation primary plant design experience in voltage levels up to 132kV. The ideal candidate will have experience in using CDEGS simulation software for cable and earthing designs, transmission and distribution projects, MV cable designs, and metering, protection and telecommunication in substations and power plants, and have basic AutoCAD/Microstation skills. Experience in CDEGS, CYMCAP, MATHCAD is beneficial!

    Key responsibilities include the design of the substation primary plant, earthing design in CDEGS, managing the construction of relevant projects, performing complex calculations and analyses, assisting in risk analysis and reporting, and the design of LV and MV underground cables. You will need to compile BOMs, prepare technical drawing documentation, implement budget control, and facilitate the management of project finances.

    This is your chance to contribute to sustainable energy solutions while you establish your professional career in the renewable energy industry. Apply now if this sounds like the perfect fit!

    P.S. Know of anyone with scarce skills? If you refer a candidate to us and they get placed in under 3 months, you could get paid R1000.00! Find out more here!

    Education Requirements

    • BEng or BTech in electrical engineering
    • Professional registration is ideal

    Experience Requirements

    • 5+ years of relevant substation primary plant design experience in voltage levels up to 132kV
    • Experience in using CDEGS simulation software for cable and earthing designs
    • AutoCAD/Microstation skills
    • Experience in MV cable designs, and metering, protection and telecommunication in substations and power plants
    • Background in transmission and distribution projects
    • Experience in CDEGS, CYMCAP, MATHCAD is beneficial

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include the design of the substation primary plant, earthing design in CDEGS, compiling BOMs, performing complex calculations and analyses, assisting in risk analysis and reporting, design of LV and MV underground cables, implementing budget control, and facilitating the management of project finances.

    Skills

    • Excellent communication and numerical skills
    • Proficient in relevant software such a MS Office Suite

    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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