O&M Engineer

O&M Engineer

Altgen | Cape Town, WC, ZA

Posted 8 days ago

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DescriptionDo you have a solid background in Solar PV deployment and operations? This is your chance to work for a renowned company that has managed to avoid over tonnes of CO2 through renewable energy solutions across Africa. We are seeking someone with SUPER operational and maintenance abilities and a passion for green energy and storage technologies.If you have a BTech in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with 2 3 years of experience in Solar PV utilities under your belt then you need to keep reading. The ideal candidate needs to be highly attentive with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and experience in AutoCAD and a wiremans license are essential! You need to have an optimistic and motivated work approach, especially when it comes to resistance or rejection, and be able to work independently as well as lead a small team.You will be assisting the engineering and O&M team in various spheres including O&M administration, monitoring, performance tracking, and technical designs. Your key responsibilities will be evaluating and logging plant performance, monitoring system portals and plant status, analysing and presenting plant performance data, and assisting with the management of O&M activities and contractors. You will need to create technical drawings using AutoCAD, ensure that high-quality standards are maintained throughout the design process, and engage with various stakeholders including municipality representatives, component suppliers, and portal technicians. You need to be seriously analytical and have an excellent ability to recognize patterns and insights.P.S. Want a career that will take your career to the next level but not seeing the right role? Keep an eye on our job board for a variety of roles to find your perfect fit!EDUCATION REQUIREMENTSBTech in Electrical or Mechanical EngineeringEXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS1+ years of experience in Solar PV utilities Possess a Wiremans Licence Meticulous when it comes to identifying patterns and insights Experience in AutoCAD Motivated and organised work approach Able to deal with rejection Keen collaborative abilities Ability to lead a small team as well as work independently Knowledge of Solar PV monitoring software and tools RESPONSIBILITIESResponsibilities include monitoring system portals and plant status, evaluating and logging plant performance, analysing and presenting plant performance data, and assisting with the management of O&M activities and contractors. You will be designing technical drawings using AutoCAD, ensuring that high-quality standards are maintained throughout the design process, and engaging with various stakeholders including municipality representatives, component suppliers, and portal technicians.SKILLSProficient in MS Office SuiteFluent in English, any other languages are highly beneficialStrong analytical and technical skills