We are Hiring: Support Engineer

Job title: Support Engineer

Type of employment: Contract 

Department: Projects Department

Location: Abuja with frequent travel across the country

Job objectives: Havenhill Synergy is a clean-tech utility company that uses  Solar Energy to generate clean, safe, cost-effective and sustainable electricity in rural and urban Nigeria. Havenhill is scaling up her end blackout projects in rural communities by establishing several hundreds of Solar hybrid mini-grids and having significant footprints in the commercial and industrial space.

In this role, you are expected to support the engineering team on installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of solar systems. You must ensure that you professionally provide quality service to increase customer satisfaction.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform testing, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical systems and solar equipment;
  • Maintain an excellent knowledge of all products, and the products of third-party suppliers;
  • Assist in providing remote/on-site guidance and support to distribution partner;
  • Provide assistance in interpreting the solar panel installation plans, mapping out the steps of the installation and where all of the components will be installed;
  • Assist in doing any and all electrical works needed to connect solar systems to the electric grid. This includes proper grounding systems, controls and all test necessary;
  • Assist in diagnosing faults on electrical equipment or systems, which may involve complex interlocking, interrelated circuits, integrated systems and complex sequencing;
  • Understanding of general workplace safety and the ability to follow safety standards, as well as help the company improve upon the standards in place;
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required;

Qualification/skills required:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics or Solar Energy or any related field;
  • 0-2 year experience in the Solar Energy Industry;
  • Understanding of solar systems, components and technology;
  • Hands-on experience and understanding of electronic system and components: AC – DC, Power supply, loads, inverters and transformers;
  • Understanding of fieldwork and installations;
  • Proficient with basic computer software and online platforms (Word, Excel, Dropbox, Outlook/Email);
  • Available for 100% travel and work out of town in remote locations for extended periods of time;
  • Comfortable working with heights and lifting heavy objects;
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English language(written and verbal);

Additional requirements

  • Great team spirit
  • Maintain high level of autonomy
  • High level of speed and accuracy
  • Be innovative and have great attention to detail

Are you interested in this role? Click HERE to apply.

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