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Greenlink is a solar power company with office in Kenya, Tanzania, Gambia and the Netherlands. Greenlink proves power options to mainly off grid customers....

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ELECTRICAL SITE ENGINEER AND INSTALLATION MANAGER , Tanzania

Greenlink is a renewable energy company with a focus on mid-sized off-grid solar systems. Most of our installations are placed in the remote areas of Tanzania and Kenya from national parks to the islands. We provide full-service power installations whereby we take care of power generation, storage, and typical heavy power consumers. Our customers are often remote lodges, resorts, hospitals, and schools. Less frequently we build mini grids.
A typical project will involve:
- Solar PV
- Solar Thermal or heat pumps
- Diesel generators
- Desalination plants
- Pool heating

Location
The position is based in Usa River, Arusha Tanzania and requires intensive travel throughout Tanzania and Kenya.

Tasks and activities
- Overseeing installations and ensuring they are supplied according to (inter)national and our, often higher, internal standards.
- Troubleshooting where required
- Supervising a small team of installation and service technicians.

Job requirements of the Young Expert
- BSc / MSc degree in electrical engineering.
- Natural leader of small teams in the field
- Hands on mentality

Ideally you have experience or have interest with designing & implementation of :
- Renewable energy systems
- Off-grid installations
- Storage systems
- Heatpumps
- Diesel generators
- Desalination plants
- MV installations

Practical experience, preferably in a developing nations outweighs educational requirements but certificates are important and definitely welcomed.
- Team player
- Excellent English language skills, both speaking and writing
- Working experience in renewable energy
- Creative in finding solutions when confronted with a problem in the middle of no-where.

Expiring: Feb 25, 2022
Hands-on Site Manager in Tanzania , Tanzania

We have a great job opportunities in Tanzania and kenya available. We are looking for a site engineers to manage the installation of mostly off-grid solar systems. We offer an opportunity to do meaningful work, in the most spectecular places and circumstances.

Greenlink is a young and dynamic solar company headquartered in the Netherlands with offices in Kenya, Tanzania and The Gambia. Greenlink has a passion to create energy solutions in Africa’s most remote locations and toughest challenges.

If you think you are the person to manage the construction of our systems, send us your details. We are interested to see who you are!
The 4 important talents you need to have;
1. Creative: You need to be able to organise the transport of 29 tons of batteries to a remote island with no working forklift, the truck has 6 flat tires and it is the day after the national holiday.

2. Analytical: When you are trouble shooting, the fault could be anywhere. We need you to recognize problem scenarios before they appear.

3. Hands-on: Work in the bush requires you to be willing to take on any task required to complete the Job. It’s a highly skilled job but also requires you to get your hands dirty when needed.

4. Service Oriented: We work with a very diverse group of customers. From rural health centres providing live saving support to high end game lodges and private islands in Africa’s most beautiful and remote locations. All requiring top level support at the weirdest of times.

The Job will be based from Usa-river, close to Arusha or Nairobi, kenya with frequent travel to our sites up-country and in neighboring countries.

It’s important that you:
- have a background in electrical installations (single and 3 phase);
- speak English and knowledge of or willingness to learn Swahili;
- have working experience in developing countries, preferably Africa;
- are willing to travel up to 90% of the time;
- have no 9 to 5 mentality.

We are looking to fulfill this position in the very short term.

Note: This is a job advertisement, applications will be forwarded to the employer for selection. The employer will do the recruitment process himself. JobnetAfrica believes all applicants should get feedback, good or bad, but we don’t have any influence on this concerning this job.

Expiring: Mar 31, 2017
General Manager Solar Company , Tanzania

We have a great job opportunity in Tanzania available. We are looking for a General Manager to run our team in Tanzania.

Responsibilities include:

- running day to day operations of the company
- oversee logistics and project implementation
- hire and develop a top level team and set and achieve quality standards in all levels of the business
- implement staff training programs and reward structure
- ensure legal and administrative requirements are met
- improve and implement company structures and processes in sales
- set goals with the Company owners and achieve these

We offer an opportunity to do meaningful work, in the most interesting places and circumstances.

Greenlink is a young and dynamic solar company headquartered in the Netherlands with offices in Kenya, Tanzania and The Gambia. Greenlink has a passion to create energy solutions on the Africa’s most remote locations and toughest challenges.

If you think you are the person to take on our Tanzania Office, send us your details. We are interested to see who you are!
The 4 important talents you need to have;
1. Creative: You need to be able to organise the transport of 29 tons of batteries to a remote island with no working forklift, the truck has 6 flat tires and it is the day after the national holiday.
2. Analytical: When you are trouble shooting, the fault could be anywhere. We need you to recognize problem scenarios before they appear.
3. Hands-on: Having teams in the bush requires you to be willing to take on any task required to complete the Job. It’s a highly skilled job but also requires you to get your hands dirty when needed.
4. Service Oriented: We work with a very diverse group of customers. From rural health centres providing live saving support to high end game lodges and private islands in Africa’s most beautiful and remote locations. All requiring top level support at the weirdest of times.

The Job will be based from Usa River, close to Arusha, with frequent travel to our customers in Tanzania and other countries we work in.

Requirements
- electro technical know how and hands on experience
- bsc level education
- at least 2 years hands on management experience in developing countries
- IT savvy

The Team
Greenlink Tanzania has a small and experienced technical installation team supported by an administrative and logistical team. The team is nice mixture of ambitious Tanzanian and international professionals. We have a base in both, Dar es Salaam and Usa River.

Language
The most used languages at Greenlink are English, Swahili and Dutch. Proper command of English and willingness to learn Swahili are essentials.

Note: This is a job advertisement, applications will be forwarded to the employer for selection. The employer will do the recruitment process himself. JobnetAfrica believes all applicants should get feedback, good or bad, but we don’t have any influence on this concerning this job.

Expiring: Mar 24, 2017
Technical Manager East Africa , Kenya

We have a great job opportunity in Kenya available. We are looking for a technical manager to support our teams in East Africa to grow. Help us to set quality, service and technical standards. Hands-on, analytical, creative, service oriented.

We offer an opportunity to do meaningful work, in the most interesting places and circumstances.

Greenlink is a young and dynamic solar company headquartered in the Netherlands with offices in Kenya, Tanzania and The Gambia. Greenlink has a passion to create energy solutions on the Africa’s most remote locations and toughest challenges.

If you think you are the person to run our technical department, in our growing company, send us your details. We are interested to see who you are!
The 4 important talents you need to have;
1. Creative: You need to be able to organise the transport of 29 tons of batteries to a remote island with no working forklift, the truck has 6 flat tires and it is the day after the national holiday.
2. Analytical: When you are trouble shooting, the fault could be anywhere. We need you to recognize problem scenarios before they appear.
3. Hands-on: Work in the bush requires you to be willing to take on any task required to complete the Job. It’s a highly skilled job but also requires you to get your hands dirty when needed.
4. Service Oriented: We work with a very diverse group of customers. From rural health centres providing live saving support to high end game lodges and private islands in Africa’s most beautiful and remote locations. All requiring top level support at the weirdest of times.

The Job will be based from Nairobi with frequent travel to our teams in Tanzania and countries we work in.

Expiring: Jun 27, 2016