Recent Graduate with 0 to 2 years’ experience and with a general interest in data science and renewable energy – Centurion – Ref: 1201420

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Ref: 1201420

Job Description:

Our client is eliminating load-shedding frustrations and empowering Africa through sustainable & renewable resources. This role will support rapid learning of new technology and procedures and build and equip you with a rare combination of skills and experience.

The successful incumbent will hold a Degree in Electrical Engineering (preferable but will also consider mechanical or chemical engineering discipline) and 0 to 2 years’ experience. Advantageous if you have experience in energy efficiency and/or solar photovoltaic systems and technology and/or strong coding skills. Essential will be your interest in data science.

Important natural traits for long-term sustainability and growth:

You know how to plan your way out of complexity, you are data- driven, highly efficient and organized. You have a calm nature, realistic and grounded, always able to deliver a project or task on time. Communicating through data and reports. You consistently deliver a high level of detail and accurate work in meeting the requirements of your coworkers, customers and clients. You are persistent – you rarely give up. You enjoy solving problems.

Position details:

Type: Permanent
Reports to: Lead Mechanical Engineer. Work closely with the Engineering department, Proposals and Project/ Application Engineers with the potential to grow into any of these roles.

Primary purpose
: To keep the process system up to date with the rapidly changing technology and wide range of projects that our client undertakes. The process/system consists of coming up with a conceptual design for the project, based largely on a helioscope simulation and an analysis of the electrical consumption of the client, followed by pricing the conceptual design, running the results of the models and pricing through a financial model to create a business case and then compiling a report that presents all the above.

Job description / core competencies
:
To assist the Lead Mechanical Engineer that provides technical and commercial leadership on the implementation of sophisticated renewable energy technology in challenging environments.
Initially you will be responsible for the more mundane administrative tasks of running the proposals system, updating databases, performing load and yield studies, pricing templates, adjustments, putting helioscope simulations together and compiling the proposal reports once all the information has been generated.
Ensure all information is clearly documented and explained. Most of the models currently run on Excel spreadsheets.

Location (country, city): Centurion, Gauteng

Job Qualification & Experience:

The successful incumbent will hold a Degree in Electrical Engineering (preferable but will also consider, mechanical or chemical engineering discipline) and 0 to 2 years’ experience.
Advantageous if you have experience in energy efficiency and/or solar photovoltaic systems and technology and/or strong coding skills.
Essential will be your interest in data science.

Important natural traits for long-term sustainability and growth:

You know how to plan your way out of complexity, you are data- driven, highly efficient and organized. You have a calm nature, realistic and grounded, always able to deliver a project or task on time. Communicating through data and reports. You consistently deliver a high level of detail and accurate work in meeting the requirements of your coworkers, customers and clients. You are persistent – you rarely give up. You enjoy solving problems.

Company Description:
The company focuses on renewable energy project development as well as design, implementation and ownership of operational energy assets that lead to sustainability and cleaner production.

They  are an industry leader in the design, supply, installation and operation of solar photovoltaic technologies and systems.

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Recent Graduate with 0 to 2 years’ experience and with a general interest in data science and renewable energy – Centurion – Ref: 1201420

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