Solar Project Engineer – Cape Town

  • Permanent
  • Ref #396893BM
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
  • Renewable Energy
Employer Description

Our client is in the Solar Industry.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Engineering. You will be responsible for:

  • Project management C & I (planning, organizing, and managing the completion) of various commercial and industrial Solar PV projects from order confirmation to operations and maintenance, in time and within budget)
  • Engaging and managing sub-contractors
  • Monitoring the construction progress, and reporting on possible risks to the project
  • Client liaison
  • Working with the Technical Department to assist with cost estimating, engineering design and procurement
  • Compilation of tenders
  • Operations and Maintenance functions.



  • BEng/BSc/BTech in Electrical Engineering
  • Registration with ECSA as a professional engineer (pref.)
  • Project Management Certification


  • Minimum of 5+ years’ experience in the Solar PV commercial and industrial sector.
  • Solid knowledge of Solar PV Design and implementation
  • Fully proficient in PVSyst ,PVsol and Helios Scope.
  • Experience in project management / Engineering
  • AutoCAD software
  • MS Office & Project tools MS Project / Smartsheets

Salary / Package

R50,000 to R55,000 CTC pm