Civil Engineer Renewable Energy

Civil Engineer Renewable Energy

  • Location

    Cape Town

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Salary Available Upon Request

  • Contact:

    Harry Gibson

  • Contact email:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Harry Gibson

The Green Recruitment Company are working with a leading IPP developing, constructing and operating solar PV projects internationally. Due to their successesthey are looking to hire a number of engineering vacancies in their South African office.


To manage, coordinate and evaluate all tasks and designs related to geotechnical, hydrological, civil, structural aspects of projects. This position has involvement across the full project lifecycle. 


  • Conduct due diligence investigations on civil related packages to ensure risks and opportunities are identified
  • Support Supply Chain Management on compilation and evaluation of RFP documents and supplier responses
  • Support Execution Team with planning and alignment of technical aspects of the project
  • Ensure that all civil design information identified throughout the structuring phase is implemented in the detail designs

EPC Phase:

  • Ensure detailed engineering is implemented from the design stage
  • Review and approve design change request or proposals in the event of deviations
  • Support Execution Team with planning and alignment of technical aspects of the project

Candidate Requirements:


Degree in Civil Engineering

Sound knowledge of CAD knowledge

An excellent knowledge of MS Office

7+ years civil engineering experience

2+ years renewable energy experience


Specializing in hydrogeological

AutoCAD civil 3D knowledge

PV experience

Structural design

Roads and drainage design

Pile design