Lagos, Nigeria
Solar Project Engineer / Engineering Manager

We are looking to engage a competent and experienced Project Engineer to execute projects in Nigeria.

Key Responsibilities

. Project Management

. Develops a project plan to execute a sales contract

. Design and plan solar power installations

. Leads the supply chain process to order parts internationally and locally

. Leads and trains the solar installers

. Conduct quality assurance of technical installations of both Daybreak Power’s team as well as the installations of our technical partners

. Direct, coordinate and supervise the installations of solar power solutions

. Trains client on how to operate and optimally use the system



. Field Service

. Resolves site issues remotely and through site visits

. Ensures customer satisfaction



. General

. Develop standard operating procedures and HSE standards for solar installation work

. Develop and coach technical staff to meet the objectives of Daybreak Power Solutions Limited in Nigeria

. Introduce best-engineering practices in the company to ensure it is at the forefront of innovation and good management practices

. Review technological trends in the local and global energy sector

. Liaise with regulatory and governmental institutions as required



Qualifications

. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Preferably Electrical, Electronics or Mechanical.

. Must be proud of your work, take ownership, and be passionate about quality of workmanship.

. Must have prior experience installing AC coupled solar systems, Battery inverters, and generators.

. At least 3 years (5 years for Engineering Manager) of Engineering experience in the solar industry.

. PMP Certificate a plus.

. Work well in a team environment & have good communication skills.

. French language proficiency is an advantage.

. Flexible to travel domestically and Internationally.



Working Conditions

Approximately 30% of time shall be spent in an office environment. The remaining time shall be spent in the field.



Physical Requirements

The Engineer shall be capable of lifting up to 20kg; stand for an extended period of time; work in outdoor environment.



Direct Reports

This position may have Solar technicians directly report to them.



Benefits

. Opportunity to work in a forward-looking, innovative company, with international group of colleagues.

. Unlimited career opportunities – depending on achievements and personal development.

. A competitive salary and benefits package with long term prospect in a fast growing company.