DNV GL is looking to recruit a Team Lead Wind Energy Engineer in our Cape Town office, South Africa, as part of an ongoing increase in capacity to meet the market needs. The role is technical in nature and would suit someone looking for a technical commercial and customer facing role, whom is driven to support and lead their team in both personal development and delivery to our customers’ expectations.
This appointment is with the Renewables Advisory business within DNV GL. DNV GL is one of the world’s largest provider of independent renewable energy advice and a recognised authority in onshore wind energy. We are also at the forefront of the offshore wind, wave, tidal and solar sectors. Our team of dedicated experts are present in all major and emerging global markets for renewable energy.
The Team Lead, reporting to the Renewable Projects Head of Department (HoD), will work within the Renewables Projects department to lead and develop the team in the Cape Town office as well as to promote and deliver DNV GL's services to our customers.
As well as the team lead responsibilities (approximately 20% of your time), the role will involve providing technical consulting services throughout the development, procurement, construction and operation phases of renewable energy projects, to investors, lenders as well as owners.
While currently the role would be focused on the African onshore wind market, there will be opportunities longer-term to be involved in broader geographic markets as well as both offshore wind and solar.
As a Team Lead and Senior Engineer, the individual will be expected to:
The project work is often fast paced with tight timeframes. The candidate must be willing to work with complex tasks under such deadline pressure, and be comfortable in managing workflow to deliver work on time (working with line manager and other team members to allocate work effectively).
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