Solar Technician (Solar PV) Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, the largest distributor for Household and Electronics products in the region, is seeking recruit a Solar Technician (Solar PV) to join their dedicated team.

Department: Engineering Division

Reporting To: Head of Solar Department
Job Location: Head Office, Nairobi

Key Responsibilities

  • Install pipes and fixtures in PPR and copper piping.
  • Study blueprints and follow state and local building codes.
  • Determine the amount of material and type of equipment needed.
  • Inspect and test installed pipe systems and pipelines.
  • Troubleshoot and repair systems that are not working.
  • Replace worn parts.
  • Install and plan (executions) solar water heating systems.
  • Read blueprints or technical diagrams before doing work.
  • Install and maintain wiring and lighting systems and solar PR systems.
  • Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers.
  • Identify electrical problems with a variety of testing devices.
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment or fixtures using hand tools and power tools.
  • Follow state and local building regulations based on National electrical code.
  • Install, maintain or repair electrical wiring or equipment.
  • Site survey for LED-lighting and proposals.
  • Any other duties assigned by supervisors.
  • Diploma or Degree in electrical engineering.
  • At least 2 years of experience in Solar Water heating
  • ERC licenses an added advantage
  • Good understanding of solar design and Installing PV systems.
If qualified kindly send CV to clearly indicating ‘Solar Technician’ on the subject line by 27th September, 2016.