Engineering jobs in NigeriaABUJA (FCT)PRADO POWER LIMITED

Job Description

Prado Power Limited is a progressive renewable energy company. Our mission is to provide affordable clean tech solutions to deliver electricity to off-grid, under-served communities and also commercial/industrial clients. Over the years, we have deployed mini-grids and SHS across Nigeria, creating thousands of clean energy connections We are on a journey to scale this and be part of Nigeria’s energy solution.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Project Engineer, Solar

Location: Abuja (FCT)
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities
Project Execution:

  • Develop scope of works for solar projects and liaise with the Engineering Design team to come up with construction design packages and other supporting documentation.
  • We place a premium on Safety, hence you would be responsible for job site hazard identification and development of appropriate safety management plans for projects.
  • Resource planning for project implementation – identification and procurement of necessary project resources for project implementation.
  • Supervise installations in a timely and cost-effective manner maintaining high standards and compliance with best practices for solar installations.
  • Project document control – maintain up to date project/site documents.
  • Liaise with Management to improve company processes.
  • Participate, review and sign-off commissioning test reports.
  • Perform reporting functions to Management including weekly site reports.

Project Development:

  • Support our Business Development team with the required technical information for development of Solar PV solutions that align with the needs of our clients.
  • Technical project due diligence and project engineering design review.
  • Coordinate activities to retrieve energy consumption data and Energy production and performance modeling for PV and energy storage systems.
  • Manage communications with the Owners Engineers of our various clients.


  • Minimum of B.Sc or HND in engineering (i.e. civil, structural, mechanical or electrical or similar technical degree).
  • Membership of relevant professional bodies (Nigeria Society of Engineers, COREN)
  • Completed training/certifications in Solar PV project design and implementation.
  • PMP certification a plus.


  • 5+ years of experience as a project manager, field engineer or project engineer preferred in the Solar PV space.
  • Experience as a project manager with responsibility for management of project budget, schedule, engineering performance, construction performance, commissioning performance, quality performance and safety performance required.
  • At least 2 years of engineering management of project teams preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience in safety focused work environment required.

Job Skills:

  • Willingness to work and succeed in a culture of respect, communication, and accountability in a fast-paced environment.
  • Engineering management, construction management, project cost controls, project scheduling and project management skills.
  • Strong contract administration and construction risk management skills.
  • Strong demonstrated experience in management of change and cost control of projects.
  • Strong leadership, written and oral communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to represent the company with integrity and professionalism.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong computer skills including MS Office Suite and other Project Management Software.
  • Familiar with the use of Solar PV design software such as HOMER and Helioscope.

Application Closing Date
12th December, 2022.