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Global firm seeks street lighting technical specialist

A global engineering and infrastructure firm seeks a street lighting technical specialist to lead and execute building services and street lighting projects. If you have street lighting experience, then this could be for you.

Deadline: 01 September 2021

Your KPIs will consist of overseeing and delivery of design standards at a specialist level, client satisfaction with project delivery, report writing, and planning of workload to meet deadlines. To succeed in this role, you need to be someone who can work under pressure while meeting deadlines, be able to create and maintain good relationships with stakeholders, and have no trouble working in a team environment.

Education requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering
  • Relevant professional registration

Experience requirements

  • 14+ years of working experience in road lighting and building services projects
  • Previous experience in water treatment plant electrical design is beneficial
  • Experience in design management and delivery for projects is beneficial
  • Highly knowledgeable in road lighting design software tools
  • Highly knowledgeable in lighting standards and applications
  • Highly knowledgeable with experience in earthing and lightning protection
  • Good knowledge of QA and OHS requirements on engineering projects
  • Good knowledge of the commercial aspects of project management


Your responsibilities will include leading engineering and project management of medium/large building services and street lighting projects, successfully identification and following through on leads associated with additional work, creating or improving on function group-specific design procedures, and managing engineers and technicians in undertaking checks and inspections of construction work for compliance with design and specifications.


  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to conceptualise designs with good report writing skills
  • Ability to present yourself professionally to stakeholders
  • Work under pressure with ease as well as ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to make technical decisions

Where to apply

If you think you are the street lighting expert we’re looking for, then we’d love for you to apply and let us know what makes you perfect for the role!

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Nomvuyo Tena
Nomvuyo Tena is a Content Producer at Clarion Events Africa and is as passionate about the energy transition in Africa as she is about music and Beyonce.