Head of Solar Technology (Ref: RUHST)

Position in the Renewable Energy sector in Johannesburg - Gauteng
Posted On Friday 19 March 2021
Job Description:

The Head of Solar Technology will be responsible for supervising and managingt all (safety, environment, quality, electrical, mechanical, civil, community relationship, contractor coordination, others,) Operation & Maintenance activities performed at all Solar power facilities in operation in Sub-Sahara Africa, according to local and international legislation, and O&M Objectives at a local and global level.


BEng in Electrical Engineering or related

Must have a GMR2.1


Minimum of 5 to 8 years’ experience in solar industry or similar technical role in Operation of Solar Plants.

Compliant with General Machinery Regulations

Knowledge in the grid code of South Africa

Experience in the operation of HV/MV equipment & systems as well as solar components and systems

Experience Managing people with different expertise and business areas

Experience with international company will be considered as preferential.

Ability and willingness to travel up to 100% of time including temporary assignments

Open to travel in South Africa and foreign Countries

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Must be South African citizen






A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider

your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.



Please contact Ruth Underwood