Sustainable Energy Quality Engineer

Posted 05 February 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationNorthern Cape
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCharles Matthews

Job description

​Job title: Sustainable Energy Quality Engineer

Location: Northern Cape, South Africa (On-site)

Our client is a global IPP who is passionate about reducing the carbon footprint of industry on a global scale & transitioning to cleaner energy by offering innovative solutions to get to a carbon net zero world.


  • Build partnerships with key stakeholders and contribute to the development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for ensuring safety and quality assurance on project sites.

  • Conduct site audits, safety checks, and risk assessments to determine suitable locations for solar PV installations.

  • Additionally, develop project management plans, oversee contractors' works, and lead procurement negotiations.

  • Evaluate project progress, technical viability, and costs to ensure compliance with governance limits.

  • Oversee installation processes, including lightning protection systems, and review computer simulations and test results.

  • In addition, develop staff through capability development and recommend training activities.

  • Furthermore, collaborate with authorities and professional engineers to facilitate project-related approvals.


  • University Degree in Civil or Electrical Engineering

  • ISO 9001 Quality Management System certification

  • 5-7 years’ experience in wind/solar energy projects/power plants as a Civil/Quality Engineer

  • Strong track record in construction and site management within Electrical and Instrumentation

  • Comprehensive experience in Construction and Site Management

  • Results-driven and collaborative, able to achieve outcomes individually and with diverse teams

  • Additionally, work effective in cross-cultural, multidisciplinary collaboration

  • Collaborative approach across departments for optimal company results

  • Furthermore, demonstrate ownership, strategic thinking, and high ethical standards

  • Motivational leadership of teams and individuals with respect for diversity

  • Information seeking, organization, and exchange for decision-making and problem-solving

  • Fosters open communication on personal and professional matters.

  • Furthermore, have autonomy in work, prioritizing tasks aligned with business objectives.

  • Quality and Environment awareness, managing according to standards and procedures.

  • Innovative, visionary, creative, proactive in decision-making and problem-solving

  • In addition, a proactive approach to planning and decision-making

  • Lastly, building effective relationships with key stakeholders.

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Charles Matthews (charles@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)