Lead Solar Commissioning Engineer – Recruitment- Northern Cape, South Africa
31 May 2024
Southern Africa
South Africa
Copper Quail Energy
Recruitment Advisors

Market-related Package

Northern Cape

A leading solar Independent Power Producer is looking for a Lead Solar Commissioning Engineer for the commissioning of a utility solar power plant in Northen Cape. This is a crucial and complex role to drive toward the successful completion of the project. The role reports to the Chief Technical Officer. You will oversee planning, coordinating, and managing the whole process, ensuring that all tasks are completed on time (i.e. planning, switching, permits, document control, safety compliance, quality, schedule, and integration control).

Qualifications and Experience

  • B.Eng or B.Sc degree in Electrical (or Electronic) Engineering.
  • At least 7 years of work experience (preferably at least 4 being in renewable energy).
  • Previous experience using applications such as CAD, PVSyst, PVSol, etc.
  • Renewable energy project commissioning experience, preferable utility scale (Eskom

and RETEC)

  • Independent and critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving ability, and

commercial awareness.

  • Willingness to work onsite for extended periods of time (4-5 months, as example, with

R&R as applicable).

Applications can be made to simanye@set.co.za