Wind Farm Site Manager (Ref: RUWFSM)

Position in the Renewable Energy sector in Northern Cape - Northern Cape
Posted On Friday 27 August 2021
Job Description:

Exciting opportunity in multi-national Renewable Energy company.

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Main job function

  • The Site Manager will be responsible for overall O&M Activities at Karusa & Soetwater wind farms, both plants under full-service structure.
  • Coordinate the plant activities with service providers and site personnel in general. Follow up maintenance activities to ensure maintenance plans are applied according to equipment specifications.
  • Guarantee that plant activities are performed following safety, environmental and quality rules and procedures without exceptions.
  • Manage relationships of local stakeholders, Land Owners and Community Consortium.
  • Coordinate plant activities with Eskom 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical-scientific field accredited by recognized South Africa Council or Institute.
  • Professional Engineer is preferential.
  • Government Certificate of Competency is mandatory (GMR2.1)


  • At least 5 years work experience in the wind industry or similar technical role in Operation and Maintenance of wind farms.
  • Knowledge of national and international contracts for services and materials in the energy sector.
  • Experience in Operation and Maintenance of HV/MV equipment & systems.
  • Knowledge of the grid code compliance of South Africa is advantageous




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