Control Monitoring Centre Officer – Large-scale – Cape Town, South Africa

Main purpose of position
Currently we are looking for a Control Monitoring Centre (CMC) Officer in Cape Town, South Africa to be part of our global team working together towards our vision – Improving our future. As our CMC Officer you will be responsible for the Monitoring of regional PV Power Plants at the Control and Monitoring Centre in Cape Town, assisting with the development, implementation and refinement of the CMC systems and processes and assist with the Development, implementation and use of a CMMS system, including maintenance planning and coordination

Main responsibilities

  • Monitoring of PV Plants in allocated region
  • Ensure timely response to operational events and alarm
  • First line solution development
  • Monitor and keep record of all work on plant and plant performance
  • Report on plant performance and plant activities
  • Plan and schedule all Preventative Maintenance work on the plants under his control
  • Assist with and coordinate planning and scheduling of all work on the Plant(s) together with the
  • Plant Supervisors


  • Electrical Technicain (ND) or higher
  • Sound IT and network knowledge
  • Highly computer literate
  • Sound ability to interpret technical diagrams and drawings
  • 5 years’ in LV & HV systems
  • Experience with reading and understanding technical diagrams and drawings

Personal characteristics

  • Analytical mind-set
  • Ability to think and function clearly, decisively and quickly under pressure
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Assertiveness and organisational skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • High social and intercultural competence
  • Good communication skills
  • Speaks and writes English fluently
  • Portuguese, Spanish and Arabic will be an advantage
  • Competent report writing skills

Additional information

  • Must be available to travel as and when required
  • Must be able to work overtime per operational needs
  • Must be able to work day or night shifts of up to 12 hours

We offer

Scatec is an exciting, innovative and ambitious company operating in a growing industry. We offer a challenging and interesting position where you will be part of a flexible, diverse and truly international working environment consisting of highly competent and committed colleagues with a positive drive to make a difference.

It is part of every employees’ terms of reference to contribute to Scatec’s vision: Improving our Future and adhere to our company values which are:

  • Predictable
  • Driving results
  • Changemaker
  • Working together

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