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Electrical Engineer

Terra Firma Solutions

Terra Firma Solutions

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Posted on Tuesday, December 19, 2023

JOB TITLE: Electrical Engineer

MANAGER: Head of Engineer

LOCATION: Johannesburg/ Cape Town

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Own Car
  • Willing to travel

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Time Management
  • Interpersonal & Teamwork Skills
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Pressure management
  • Innovation
  • Ability to work independently

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • 3+ years’ experience in an Electrical Engineering environment
  • Reading and producing electrical network diagrams
  • Solar PV experience
  • ECSA Candidate engineer

TECHNICAL PREFERENCES:

  • Homer/PVSOL/PVSYST/ Helioscope
  • CAD experience
  • MV and Substation design
  • Communication systems design
  • Perform and review power system studies
  • Experience with energy efficiency projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Energy Efficiency Engineering
  • Smart metering system design for electricity and water
  • Detailed design of appropriate solutions for energy management, renewable energy and electrical
  • services projects.
  • Writing of technical reports
  • Technical support and client liaison including trouble shooting

  1. Project Management
  • General Project Management
  • Contract review
  • Grid connection applications to relevant authorities
  • Internal and external communications and presentations
  • Construction team liaison

  1. Solar Project Engineering (key focus area)
  • Preliminary Design of Grid Tied, Hybrid and Microgrid Solar PV systems
  • Detailed Design of Grid Tied, Hybrid and Microgrid Solar PV systems
  • Commissioning assistance for Grid Tied, Hybrid and Microgrid Solar PV systems
  • Contribute to Compiling of Project Budgets
  • Compiling of Construction Drawings and Project documentation
  • Site Investigations & Quality Inspections
  • Performance Monitoring and Reporting
  • Technology research
  • Technical support and client liaison including troubleshooting
  • Mentor and assist in training of graduate engineers

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