We have a current opportunity for a Senior Design Engineer on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Cape Town. For further information about this position please apply.
Join a dynamic team that specialises in the design and installation of grid connected solar PV power plants. You will be focusing on the commercial and industrial sector. This team is expanding rapidly with a great development and career plan and rewarding remunerations structure.
The design, costing and bid compilation for commercial and industrial solar grid connected plants.
Role and responsibilities include:
Design of grid connected solar photovoltaic plants on buildings
Solar plant layout
Estimateand bid compilation
Description of design approach and optimisation
Technical plant description
Costing of solar plant (with support)
Commercial bid compilation with
-Inclusions and exclusions
-terms and conditions
Additional tasks could include:
O&M activities and data processing,
Site assessment during bidding phase,
General and administrative tasks.
Experience and core competencies:
A minimum of two to three years of solar sector experience with focus on design and costing aspects (residential costing experience is fine);
Solar modelling software;
IT skills - MS Office, Project management software, CAD skills;
Proficiency in the English language. Other languages are of advantage;
Driven, motivated and reliable;
Able to work independently;
Good organisational and prioritization skills;
Able to handle compilation of multiple bids;
Versatile and flexible;
Perseveres and remains focused on tasks until the desired objective is achieved, does not quit after meeting resistance or rejection, maintaining a constant level of positive energy
Good interpersonal skills;
Ability to work as a key member of a small team;
The work area includes South Africa as a whole and can including Southern Africa. However, this is predominantly an office based position.