Technical Manager - Wind Energy

Posted 21 February 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameKacey Wang

Job description

Job Title: Technical Manager - Wind Energy

Location: Namibia

Company Overview:

Our client is a leading Chinese renewable energy company with a focus on wind energy. They are seeking a Technical Manager to join their team in Namibia, where they have several wind energy projects in development. The candidate will be responsible for overseeing the technical aspects of the wind energy projects and ensuring that they are completed to the highest standards.

Job Overview:

The Technical Manager will be responsible for overseeing the technical aspects of the wind energy projects in Namibia. The role requires strong technical expertise in wind energy, as well as excellent project management and communication skills. The candidate will work closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, construction, and operations teams, to ensure that the wind energy projects are completed on time and to the highest standards.


  • Lead the technical aspects of wind energy projects in Namibia, including design, engineering, procurement, and construction

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop project plans, schedules, and budgets

  • Ensure that wind energy projects are completed on time, on budget, and to the highest technical standards

  • Develop and implement quality control and quality assurance programs for wind energy projects

  • Manage relationships with suppliers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure timely delivery of equipment and services

  • Monitor and report on project progress, including tracking project costs, schedule, and technical performance

  • Develop and maintain relationships with local government officials and regulatory agencies

  • Participate in the development of technical proposals and project bids


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering or a related field

  • At least 5-7 years of experience in the wind energy industry, with experience in project management

  • Deep understanding of wind turbine technology and engineering principles

  • Excellent project management skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders

  • Fluency in English is required; knowledge of Chinese is a plus

  • Experience working in Africa is a plus

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

If you are a self-starter who is passionate about wind energy and interested in working on impactful projects that will contribute to the development of Namibia's renewable energy sector, we encourage you to apply for this position.