Solar Technician – Joburg North

  • Permanent
  • Ref #394855BM
  • Posted 7 days ago
  • Johannesburg North, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Renewable Energy
Employer Description

Our client is in the renewable energy industry - specifically Solar Energy

Job Description

Reporting to a Team Leader. You will be responsible for:

  • Work as part of the Technical Hardware Team to ensure a smooth technical operation
  • Setting up, updating firmware, Load testing and repacking  assured packages
  • New Product Testing and Development of the Testing Procedures
  • Setup of simulated tests for product testing
  • Testing and fault-finding on returned products
  • Writing reports on faulty products and communicating with the appointed technician
  • Accurate data entry on faulty return logs in SOP with detailed explanation of findings
  • Repairing faulty equipment when approved by the manufacturer
  • Fault Tracking Nature and Root Cause of all Returned units and advising on Preventative action
  • Managing and maintaining of lab test equipment and tools
  • Maintaining documentation and indexing of Lab equipment and tools
  • Improve the technical department




  • Electrical Engineering/ Electronics/ IT or equivalent


  • 3+ years in a PV installation or technical support background
  • Experience with lithium-ion battery storage
  • In depth Technical knowledge of KODAK, Pylontech and Victron products.
  • Able to do repairs on Inverters
  • Using CRM

Salary / Package

R15,000 to R17,000 CTC pm


  • Retirement fund