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Wind/Solar Engineer

Job Information
LocationCape Town
SalaryR900k – R500k
Job TypePermanent
EducationMaster’s degree in engineering or equivalent through experience
Experience3-5 years’ experience

Job Description

A large consulting company with offices around the world is looking for a Senior Wind/Solar Engineer to join their dynamic team in Cape Town.

This position provides the opportunity to work on some of the most exciting international renewable projects and collaborate with experts around the world.

Minimum requirements:

• Master’s degree in engineering or equivalent through experience

• 3-5 years’ experience in the solar or wind industry, preferably in consultancy with at least 5 years in overall experience in renewable energy.

• Thorough experience with technical due diligence on solar and/or wind projects, specifically experience with PV EPC, O&M, PPA and Wind Turbine contracts review (EPC, WTG supply contract, O&M, PPA), as Lender’s/Owner’s technical advisor.

• Experience with technical solar and wind turbine inspections construction monitoring.

• Strong computer skills and ability to learn multiple software tools.

• Available to do short trips in Africa if necessary.

• Fluent in French and/or Portuguese is advantageous

Your responsibilities will include:

• Managing technical due diligence assignments and guiding customers throughout the financial close phase.

• Managing the EPC and O&M tender preparation and following contract negotiations.

• Leading feasibility studies.

• Reviewing overall project design and suggesting potential improvements.

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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