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Solar Water Pump Technician/Plumber

Aptech Africa

Aptech Africa

Posted on Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Are you passionate about renewable energy and interested in making a positive impact on communities? Aptech Africa, a leading provider of solar solutions, is seeking a skilled and motivated Solar Water Pump Technician to join our dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the advancement of sustainable technology and help bring clean water to communities across Africa.

Water Pump Technician/Plumber with experience in solar water pump, solar water heater, and irrigation installation. Ability to work in the field, flexibility with changing working conditions.


  • Diploma in Engineering in water resource related field
  • 2-5 years of experience in a related position
  • French or English speaking

Responsibilities & Required Skills:

  • Installation of submersible and surface AC and DC pumps
  • Installation of irrigation equipment
  • Installation of solar water heaters
  • Ability to work in the field, flexibility with changing working conditions
  • Prepare BOQ and quotes for solar and pumping systems for all applications
  • Make field assessments for various solar and water pumping projects
  • Design, install/construct and supervise solar and water pumping projects
  • To conduct technical trainings and workshops internally and externally as and when may be approved by management
  • To offer after sale services in terms of operation, maintenance and technical support for new and existing client portfolio.
  • Supervises project implementation and provides quality assurance assessments from projects being implemented
  • Prepares evaluation reports on projects that have been completed
  • Provide marketing team with technical support for marketing material preparation
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office
  • Experience with pump electronic control systems preferred

Potential candidates that meet the education and experience requirements provided on the above job description and excel in completing the listed responsibilities for this role should email a CV, academic documents, and 3 professional references to