Senior Engineer – Solar

SFG Engineering

Job requirements:

  • A minimum qualification of PR Eng in Electrical Engineering.
  • Registered with the Engineering Council of South Africa as a Professional Engineer or     Professional Engineering Technologist.
  • Excellent computer literacy and knowledge of design and visualization software.
  • The ability to work with multiple disciplines of projects.
  • The ability to work across multiple projects in parallel.

Job responsibilities:

  • Do site inspections to accurately design and cost new projects.
  • Draw up budgets for proposed new projects.
  • Create detailed drawings for information and construction purposes.
  • Do all necessary calculations and documentation required for utility approval.
  • Create as-built drawings.
  • Measure and create bills of quantities for installations.
  • Accurately simulate system performances and/or productions.
  • Form part of the commissioning team on-site during project commissioning.
  • Assist with any engineering-related operations and maintenance issues.
  • Assist in creating design tools for the engineering department.
  • Assist the project-specific Project Manager with any engineering-related project-related issues.
  • Lead a design team of Project Engineers, Interns, and Draughtsman to complete designs.
  • Review designs from project engineers and interns.
  • Professionally approve designs for compliance with regulations and standards.
  • Professional sign-off plants for compliance with regulations and standards.
  • Lead the design of high-end commercial & industrial solar systems, ensuring that they comply with regulations and standards and follow best engineering practices.
  • Design renewable energy systems, cost projections, system production estimates, and ensuring that our systems are robust in operation.


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