Solar Systems Territory Supervisors Jobs in Kenya

Reports to: Solar Direct Sales Manager

Positions (Kiambu, Kajiado, Kisumu, Nakuru, Narok, Bomet Eldoret, Kitale, Mombasa, Kwale, Kilifi, )

StarTimes Group is looking for experienced Solar Field Technicians to join its vibrant off-grid Solar Systems Territory Supervisors.

The objective of the Position:

The Solar Systems Territory Supervisors will be responsible for the sales and supervision of a specified number of solar PV system installation, servicing, and maintenance teams of Solar PV and energy storage systems.

The successful candidates should have a very keen understanding and implementation of structural and electrical engineering concepts.

Duties and Responsibilities:


Estimating, budgeting, designing, and project management of Solar PV installation and maintenance contracts.

Recruitment and Supervision of a vibrant team of Installation Agents to work with you in meeting the orders and reaching out to new clients.

Participate in site assessments to assess suitability for solar panel installation

Preparation of material schedule summary reports, electrical plans, technical specifications, line diagrams, and other project documentation for management review.

Design and installation of Solar Power Backups systems and solar PV systems and home systems based on customer needs and site specifications.

Supervision of the installation of racking, solar panels, electrical components, and wiring, ensuring proper functionality and safety.

Supervision of electrical wiring and grounding according to code requirements.

Ensure proper testing and validation the installation and verify performance and efficiency.

Conduct preventative maintenance on solar systems and troubleshoot any issues.

Maintain accurate and detailed documentation of all installation and maintenance activities.

Work effectively with team members to ensure a smooth and efficient installation process.

Provide service and customer support during field visits and also provide reports on client feedback.

Tie workflow to schedules and ensure timelines are met.

Manage site surveys, call-outs and maintenance effectively.

Diagnose errors or technical problems and determine proper solutions.

Commissioning of solar systems.

Follow all HSEQ guidelines for work safety, and actively participate in preparation meetings for upcoming projects.

Assist the Sales Department in Business Development by introducing new clients

Any other duties as assigned by your supervisor. 

Qualifications/ Skills/Competencies:

A Degree/Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or any other qualification with considerable experience in solar sales and installation.

At least 2 years’ experience in the solar industry, with leading solar products service providers is an added advantage.

You might be a strong candidate if you:

Have a T3 or equivalent qualification.

Have a minimum of 2 years' experience in solar panel installation or a related field.

Have knowledge of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems and their components.

Are able to read and interpret technical drawings and schematics.

Have experience working at heights and in various weather conditions.

Should have excellent physical condition with the ability to lift and carry heavy equipment.

Remuneration:

An attractive remuneration package commensurate to the above-mentioned expectations of the position holder will be offered.

How To Apply

Qualified candidates should send their application letters and CVs quoting relevant skills and experience to jobs@startimes.com.cn.

All applications are to be received by Friday, 19th July 2024

Kindly include the names of three referees and a daytime telephone contact.