Vj 403694 - C & I Engineer (Solar Pv)


Employer DescriptionA specialist South African-based renewable energy solutions company that specialises in installation of medium to large scale rooftop and ground-mounted Solar (PV)Job DescriptionYou will be responsible for:Designing, developing, installing, managing and maintaining apparatus used to monitor and control commercial and industrial PV engineering systems, equipment and processes.Prepare engineering studies and schematic designs for new systems and analyses the operation of existing systems.Configures PV systems based on site conditions and client needs and expectations using necessary systems and software.Will have the opportunity to work in a hybrid work environment, and will have a high level of accountability and responsibility.Design, develop, install, manage and maintain monitoring and control equipmentRoot cause analysis, fault finding and repair on instrumentation systems and reportingPrioritize activities with task and workflow assignment to ensure contingencyLiaising with utilities, Project Engineers, O&M monitoring teams and report to supervisorIdentify (e.g., pick lists) products/components required for commercial projectsRemain up-to-date with requirements and best practice relating to PLC programming and recommend changes, when necessary, to ensure installations, commissioning, monitoring and control meet standardsQualificationsRelevant Degree / Technical Diploma or NQF EquivalentTrade Test Instrumentation / Instrumentation Mechanician / Electrical will be a plusSkillsA minimum of 3 years experience as an Instrumentation or Automation Engineer or similar roleKnowledge and experience in PLCs (Siemens S7)Experience in Solar PV Systems will be beneficialSupervisory Control and Data Acquisition software programming experience, (Wonderware and WinCC)In-depth understanding of industrial communication protocolsBenefitsPension FundMedical Aid (discovery)Grouplife
Posted
05/05/2022
Location
Johannesburg, GT, ZA