Mechanical Engineer - Solar PV - Aswan, Egypt

Mechanical Engineer - Solar PV - Aswan, Egypt

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  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Contact:

    Liam Pryle

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    13 Months

  • Expiry date:


We are searching for an on-site Mechanical Engineer to work on our huge 400MW project in the Egyptian desert, near Aswan. We are representing a world-leading Solar IPP in their recruitment who search for a registered engineer who will hold the following responsibilities & experiences: 

  • Reviews engineering documentation from contractors.  Approves specifications and datasheets related to the materials and components selected by the Contractor.
  • Supervises the correct handling and installation of all materials during receipt, loading to installation position and during installation.
  • Inspects the physical works carried out by contractors to ensure quality and accuracy of all construction.
  • Ensures the requirements of contract and engineering documentation are carried through to construction.
  • Ensures lock-out and permitting procedures are followed when working with electrical systems.
  • Provides safety supervision at the site, reviewing Contractor method statements and procedures.
  • Is the person who ensures nuts are tightened, construction is according to drawings, and that damages, errors and reworks are minimised
  • Reports to Construction Manager
  • Fluent in English and Arabic, written and oral
  • 10+ years in similar roles. Preferably working on complex plant build projects.  Has a technical background.
  • PV plant tracker installation is preferrd / advantageous