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O&M Engineer

Job Information
SalaryR650k – R450k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering
Experienceexperience in the solar industry ideal.

Job Description

A large renewable energy company offering solar solutions in the C&I space with offices across South Africa is looking for a O&M Engineer to join their dynamic, growing team.

The purpose of this role is to ensure that the Solar PV systems operate efficiently and to keep energy production and demand savings for each system in line with the expectations of the client and within contracted performance guarantees.

Minimum requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering, coupled with prior experience in the solar industry ideal.

• Strong understanding of solar PV systems and components,

Your responsibilities will include:

• Plan and execute regular maintenance on solar PV plants, including scheduling cleaning of systems, repairing equipment, identifying, and addressing any faults or potential problems,

• Regular inspections of equipment and systems to ensure they are operating at optimal efficiency,

• Monitor and analyse system performance data to identify and address issues that are impacting system performance,

• Coordinate with technicians or subcontractors as needed to perform maintenance and/or repairs on systems,

• Manage component warranties and replacements with suppliers and equipment manufacturers,

• Compile daily, weekly, and monthly system performance reports.

Should you meet the above requirements, please send a detailed CV to or call Roxanne/Hannah/Stella on 021 555 0432.

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