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Solar Technical Assistant (Energy)

Solar Technical Assistant (Energy)

Our client is looking to hire a Solar Technical Assistant


Duties and Responsibilities

·         The Solar Technician’s assistant will be involved in all Solar installations.

·         Having an electrical background to assist with issuing Electric certification will be beneficial.

·         The Solar Technician’s assistant is responsible for assisting and reporting all preventative and corrective maintenance on the solar installations while making sure all HSE procedures are followed. 

·         The Technician must ensure maximum availability and performance ratio of the solar installation and report on all events.


Staff Training

·         Training of Staff on installations



·         Evaluation of new products and services

·         Pricing comparisons to competitors to be market related.

·         Meet potential customers and suppliers.

·         Building relationships and trust with suppliers and customers

·         Site meetings and visits 

·         Prepare and send customer quotes.

·         Following up on issued quotations, closing the deal.

·         Interact with group management and finance team.

·         Ordering the material, arranging delivery and collection

·         Oversee installation on site. 

·         Direct the teams on what to do.

·         Commission the system

·         After Service Call outs

·         Repairs on existing installations, PV- Systems and water heating systems



·         Monthly Stock Take

·         Weekly Stock reports to CFO

·         Follow correct procedures when booking or ordering stock.

·         Movement of stock to stores

·         Maintaining stock categorization on system to ensure efficient reporting.

·         Placing reorders with suppliers with Managing Executive approval, managing optimum levels of stock at all times

·         Take inventory counts.

·         Ensure all warehouse items are priced accurately and efficiently.


Set Monthly Sales Targets


Customer Focus

·         Customer liaison / Queries / Stock Requests / Complaints

·         Insurance quotes

·         Dealing with unsatisfied customers and finding solutions for problems.

·         After Service Calls 



·         Excel “must”

·         Ability to work in a high-pressure environment.

·         Fluent in English and Afrikaans

·         Knowledge and experience in solar and solar geyser installations

·         Electrical Background beneficial 

·         Technical skills- Have good understanding and perception of integrated system and how to apply effective fault-finding techniques in such a system.

·         Able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

·         To be able to follow correct processes and procedures.

·         Be able to handle multiple projects, prioritize work and work effectively under limited supervision.

Key Areas for Assistant General

·         Gaining new clients

·         Gaining new suppliers

·         Managing staff and reporting to Managing Executive

·         Site Visits- Offer various solutions.

·         Quotations for new projects and following up on proposed Quotations.

·         Closing the deal



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Posted 2023-03-08

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